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Old 09-19-2012, 04:51 PM   #54
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Not sure about that on a grass surface. Boris Becker at his best on grass in my opinion was better than Lendl at his best although Lendl could beat him.

Anyway he had a lot of rivals in Connors, McEnroe, Wilander, Becker and Edberg. Wilander and Lendl had a lot of great finals like the 1988 US Open final. The battles with Connors and McEnroe were tough too.
You're right. Lendl was not the greatest grass court player. Even Pat Cash was able to beat him on grass quite handily. Any of the players you mentioned above, with the possible exception of Wilander, would dominate Lendl on grass. Still, I admire his attitude of trying his best to win Wimbledon.
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