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Old 10-08-2012, 06:50 PM   #56
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Originally Posted by big ted View Post
thats true but kuerten was still a 20-30 ranked player and federer only had 2 gs tournaments under his belt at the time so i dont think the result was that shocking. bleacher report ranks federer 5th on clay of all time, giving kuerten and vilas an honorable mention
1. nadal
2. borg
3. lendl
4. wilander
5. federer
Bleacher report does NOT rank Fed as no. 5 all-time.

Here's their ranking.

Here is that Bleacher list distilled for the men:
1. Nadal
2. Borg
3. Cochet
4. Lacoste
5. Wilander
6. Lendl
7. Kuerten
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