Originally Posted by NadalAgassi
Now with Serena climbing upwards who would be your top 10 women players of all time. Mine would be:
1. Margaret Court
2. Martina Navratilova
3. Chris Evert
4. Steffi Graf
5. Serena Williams
6. Suzanne Lenglen
7. Helen Wills Moody
8. Maureen Connolly
9. Monica Seles and Venus Williams and Billie Jean King (tied)
I think Serena will soon be #1 all time though.
I've know a number of old time experts do believe Serena at her best could be the best of all and I also believe that is possible.
However Serena, aside from the majors hasn't done nearly as much as many of these players. I don't think she had any shot to surpass Court, Graf among others. Look at Navratilova. She's won 167 tournaments and 18 majors. Her winning percentage I believe for her career is around 87%! I believe Serena has won over 40 tournaments in her career with a much lower winning percentage than Navratilova. Serena does have a good chance in my opinion to catch Navratilova as far as majors are concerned if she stays healthy.