View Single Post
Old 11-19-2012, 07:53 AM   #964
Dan Lobb
Hall Of Fame
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 1,955

Originally Posted by BobbyOne View Post
hoodjem, I rank Trabert, Rosewall and Seixas together No.1 in 1953.
They all won majors that year, but Hoad won five tournaments just below major rank, and was clearly world number one in December.
The Davis Cup was the premiere event in the game at that time, and ONLY HOAD was offered a pro contract at year's end (the final proof of status).
Dan Lobb is offline   Reply With Quote