Originally Posted by borg number one
Very true. Look at 1980-1981 too. Lendl had the edge there versus him, though Connors and Borg were winning most of the time versus Lendl. In 1981, Borg prevailed almost always versus Connors, and most of the time versus Lendl, with McEnroe he was basically even H2H, but McEnroe won at W and the US Open, while Borg did take the Jan. 81 Masters and the FO.
Milan 1981: Mc Enroe takes the final beating Borg 7-6,6-4.
" And when the bullied american saved his three death penalties, the steeled arm of the young swede began to shiver like it never did before"