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Old 10-03-2012, 11:24 AM   #20
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Originally Posted by jrepac View Post
At her best, she could beat anyone, on any surface. She was the female version of Johnny Mac....immensely talented and a lot of fun to watch.

But, if she was off just a bit, she could not hold up against Chris or Martina
Maybe Mac would be the player she could be somehow compared to.

It is curious how the big four of the Golden Era came almost in paralel trends: Borg and Navratilova leaving their countries as both adopted another citizenship, Connors and Evert, probably America´s Most Popular couple for years, Austin and JMac, the young prodigies and, finally, Lendl and Hana, the european prodigies with a very polemic personality.Those characters helped put tennis to its historical peak.
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