Originally Posted by Chopin
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.