Originally Posted by gavna
No way.....had a solid career and got as high as no.4 - excellent dubs record as well.
Billy Martin was supposed to be a world beater and he next "sure no.1" in the end he became a good college coach - huge bust in terms of what wa expected of him
True. He did only 2 real great matches, against Vilas : he beated Vilas in Wimbledon (like many others players ...), and the most impressive is that he lost in FO against Vilas in 1978 in 5 sets (6/4 in the last set).