Originally Posted by Dean
Sure he struggled early on but by 1964 was No1 and it would be that way until 1971. A fact you seem to have conveniently glossed over.
I haven't glossed over it. I pointed that out to illustrate the difference b/w pro and amateur fields at that time ..... Laver inspite of the Grand Slam in 62 wasn't even the best player in the world at that time .....probably no 3 behind Rosewall and Hoad ....