[quote=shakes1975;1416165]the thing is becker was always stubborn. his first coach, gunther bosch, mentioned that becker was very stubborn. he wanted to beat an opponent at his own game. he wanted to beat edberg playing s/v, and he wanted to beat wilander playing baseline.
That's exactly right, I remember watching him beat the tar our of Krickstein at the US open from the baseline. When he was at his best, he could pull it off.