Originally Posted by Dan Lobb
I think that I read somewhere that Laver had chronic arthritis pain in his back in the early seventies, but I guess you do not think that this constitutes an injury in the technical sense.
Perhaps we should transfer this issue to the Laver blog.
Laver always maintained that the best match he ever played was the 1963 French indoor final on wood against Rosewall.
Dan, I believe that Laver meant he played his best match at Paris in 1963 TILL THAT TIME. Otherwise it would mean that his best was weaker than Rosewall's best. This neither you not I would think...