Originally Posted by SirSweetSpot
It's amazing the incredible success he had when considering his opponent knew it was going to be a kicker and knew he was scampering to the net, yet still prove futile. I don't know the exact statistics, maybe someone knows where to look, but I'd bet money that Edberg is near the top of the all-time list on holding serve percentage, and I bet the number would be jaw-dropping.
one of my favorite stats of all time: he lost wimbledon without ever losing his serve-- went down 64 67 67 67 to stich in the semis. hadn't been broken once all tournament.