Originally Posted by BobbyOne
In June 1973 both Connors and Borg did not be real star players.They were seeded only 6 and 5 in that weak Wimbledon field, even behind Metreveli. But Connors finished the year on a high note though.
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a few month after that tournament, Borg and Connors were top five guys, winning and reaching major finals at will against a tremendously high level of opposition.And Connors had his best year ever, by the way.
Metrevali had already reached a few major semis, he was not by any means in the same league as Nastase,Connors and Borg, but a consistent and dangerous player as pro peers knew.
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