Originally Posted by Limpinhitter
I saw a great match at the Washington Star (aka Legg Mason), on clay, between Ramirez and Billy Martin in Martin's first year on the pro tour. Martin, a grinder with no weapons, dug out a very tough win over Ramirez.
Billy Martin, the great non accomplished " white hope" of US tennis, wasnŽt he? still, pulledo out Vilas in the Centennial Wimbledon and, all of a sudden, everybody believed in him again.
I remember Martin got to the semis of Washington where heŽd lose to Solomon or Vilas, right?