Originally Posted by krosero
We would also have to say Laver and Rosewall are not great volleyers, since they have both received votes in this thread.
It's almost as if baseliner and net player are mutually exclusive. But, the truth is that Laver and Rosewall were equally skilled at both and Federer is not. Should that disqualify Laver and Rosewall from consideration, even though they may have been 2 of the 3 greatest "from the baseline" with a 1hb? I don't think so.