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Old 03-24-2012, 05:53 PM   #46
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Originally Posted by Chopin View Post
I thought about this and on the one hand, Graf has accomplished more. Yet, on the other, I think the greatest of all time should honour the best and most accomplished tennis players who will always be men by virtue of the label "best." I don't think it's sexist, just the truth. How could the greatest tennis player of all time be Graf when she'd lose to a challenger we've never heard of?
Kind of irrelevant. Just like comparing eras. Look at accomplishments and domination and you can rank a GOAT in any sport, or anything. Don't judge head to head because it would never be a requirement nor has it ever been a constant reference point.
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