Originally Posted by Dan Lobb
I denied that the Cannes Palais de Sport could be indoor clay, because it was a multi-sport venue. They cannot roll out the clay and lay down a track.
This puts Hoad ahead of Rosewall lifetime on clay, by the way, a great achievement.
Dan, to your information: In 1991 a claycourt ways laid over the grass in the Vienna football stadium for the Davis Cup encounter Austria vs. USA.
It's still too early to give Hoad the claycourt edge as we miss those early 1960s matches.