Originally Posted by 90's Clay
The slams are all equally as important nowadays.. Obviously. You dont have multiple players withdrawing from slams like you do the YEC. It was the other poster who mentioned a slam.. I wasn't even talking slams.. I was talking the YEC in general which has lost significant importance over the years.. At least to years before
1. The WTF is at the end of the year, when players are looking for a break
2. Players are withdrawing from the YEC all the time over the years.
The last tournament of REAL importance at the end of the year is the USO IMO.
You forgot Davis Cup final.
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