Originally Posted by Prisoner of Birth
I never really valued a Calendar Year Grand Slam all that much. Why does it matter when you've won something when it's the same thing you've won?
The CYGS carries a lot of historical weight, with the Rocket being the only winner of the Open era. It also is a good measure of a player when he wins every one of the largest tournaments in one year and also that the player isn't a lil bytch that is all tired out after Wimbledon.