Thread: Clay Court GOAT
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Old 10-24-2012, 12:55 AM   #1147
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Originally Posted by NadalAgassi View Post
etter on hard courts than Federer on clay since he won 2 hard court majors. Also like putting Jimmy Connors on par with a 3 time Roland Garros finalist and 1 time Roland Garros winner today since he won a U.S Open and made 3 straight U.S Open finals on green clay in the 2nd clay slam of the time, but if I ever did that people would laugh.
Why not compare them? Seems comparable to me. Green clay isn't lesser than red clay - it is just different. And Jimmys achievements aren't any the less for being on green clay. The US open 1975 to 1977 wasn't a lesser tournament than the French Open.

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