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Old 12-08-2012, 01:21 PM   #107
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Originally Posted by pc1 View Post
Many, including Kramer considered Gimeno the third best player in the world for many years in the 1960's. Evidence of this was at the 1968 Wimbledon, the first Open Wimbledon and Gimeno was seeded third, behind Laver and Rosewall.
This is a good point.

I notice that Emerson was seeded fifth. Was he still an amateur by the time of Wimbledon 1968?
In the end, the aggressive all-court player always has the advantage against a power-bashing baseliner.

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