Originally Posted by BobbyOne
kiki, very reasonable analysis.
A few comments: I believe that 1970 to 1973 did not have clear cut No.1 players.
I rank Rosewall, Laver and Newcombe No.1 for 1970.
Smith, Newcombe and Rosewall for 1971.
Nastase and Smith for 1972 . I omit Rosewall!
Nastase and Newcombe for 1973. Sorry no Kodes...
Kodes won the Wimbledon title over a field that included Nastase, the recent french Champion...donīt forget that.
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