Originally Posted by Mustard
Why assume that Nadal couldn't adapt? He isn't exactly a bad volleyer. And in the 1990s, Nadal would have been free to play a load of clay-court tournaments anyway.
Because he cannot addapt to the presented faster surfaces as it is, never mind faster than that.
A load of claycourt tourneys wouldn't mean more success outside of clay, would it?
And, why talking about clay at all, when the conversation is about the faster conditions of the 80ies and the 90ies?
Going deliberately off-topic with your inane tardish babble, are you?