Originally Posted by PDJ
Possibly the 60s were stronger for the women? We certainly won the Wightman Cup in 78- came down to final doubles with wade/barker edging evert/shriver.
Wightman Cup was a big event with a big atmosphere back then.it was the equivalent of menīs World Cup held at Hartford, with the US team agaisnt Australia.
" And when the bullied american saved his three death penalties, the steeled arm of the young swede began to shiver like it never did before"