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Old 07-27-2012, 03:37 PM   #22
Frank Silbermann
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Originally Posted by BobbyOne View Post
timnz,

Bud Collins once said that the 1966 US Pro final was the best of the many big Laver/Rosewall finals. I trust him because in the famous 1972 Dallas final both players were past their prime (but still overwhelming).
Maybe not. Sure, they probably were able to run faster back then, but their strokes in 1972 might have been better -- and that's what counts, isn't it. If all you care about is watching people who can run fast, track-and-field is for you.
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