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Old 10-05-2012, 02:16 PM   #68
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Originally Posted by BobbyOne View Post
I again agree but perhaps the depth of the tennis fields was a bit weaker than from Tilden times onwards.
Definitely.Tilden had 5 or 6 great players to compete against, while the Renshaw, Doherty and Wilding&Brookes had just 1 or 2 potential rivals.But they pionereed the game and should be highly regarded, just by that.

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