Originally Posted by BTURNER
Martina had two advantages over Novatna and Mandlikova, first with that lefty hook serve wide to Graf's backhand. It drove Evert and Austin crazy and did more than a little damage to Graf on Grass.t. She also had a lot more upper body strength, to handle all that heat and still keep the racket head directed, even if the shot was below the net. She had a bionic arm and wrist. They did not.
Exactly right. Neither Hana or Jana did anything that particularly bothered Steffi, nor were they equipped to handle her new age power for the most part.