Originally Posted by timnz
Tournament of Champions is figuring on a number of Wikipedia pages as being one of the Pro. Slams (look at Lew Hoad's wikipedia page for instance where he won the 1959 event). It hasn't traditionally been regarded as one of the 'Pro Slams' - but is it?
Same question for Pro. Wimbledon of 1967.
I would rate the 1957, 1958, and 1959 T of C at Forest Hills, plus the 1967 Wimbledon Pro as the greatest pro tournaments ever. Just look at the fields, and the level of play in the finals. The best ever.