Originally Posted by BobbyOne
Please explain me why Rod Laver, who also played super-aggressive, did much better than Hoad indoors (4 Wembley majors. 1 French Pro and many other tough indoor titles). Where did he get extra oxygen from??
Rod Laver did run out of gas in the 1963 Stade Coubertin fianl (see the London Times account).
Laver had a much smaller body mass than Hoad, and muscle mass.