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makhan10
04-06-2008, 05:09 AM
which men/women player has wasted the most MP point in a GS Final for both loser and winner of the GS Final

just curious

gdsballer
04-06-2008, 07:59 AM
i know coria lost 2 against gaudio in the 04 french final but certainly there's more, thats just the first that comes to mind

daddy
04-06-2008, 08:02 AM
SAVING BEST FOR LAST
winning a Slam Final after saving match points



Australian
1960 - Rod Laver d. Neale Fraser 57 36 63 86 86 -- Saved 1 M.P.
1947 - Dinny Pails d. John Bromwich 46 64 36 75 86 -- Saved 1 M.P.
1927 - Gerald Patterson d. John Hawkes 36 64 36 18-16 63 -- Saved 5 M.P.


Roland Garros
2004 - Gaston Gaudio d. Guillermo Coria 06 36 64 61 86 -- Saved 2 M.P.
1934 - Gottfried von Cramm d. Jack Crawford 64 79 36 75 63 -- Saved 1 M.P.
1927 - Rene Lacoste d. Bill Tilden 64 46 57 63 11-9 -- Saved 2 M.P.


Wimbledon (not including the Challenge round)
1948 - Bob Falkenburg d. John Bromwich 75 06 62 36 75 -- Saved 3 M.P.
1927 - Henri Cochet d. Jean Borotra 46 46 63 64 75 -- Saved 6 M.P.

United States
1936 - Fred Perry d. Don Budge 26 62 86 16 10-8 -- Saved 2 M.P.

Steve Dykstra
04-06-2008, 11:07 AM
I think that Kuerten had about 10 match points against Magnus Norman in the finals of the French. He did still manage to win the match though.