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Old 01-10-2013, 07:32 AM   #11
zagor
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Disagree

1. Federer*

2a. Sampras
2b. Laver

3a. Nadal*
3b. Borg

4. Pancho

5. Agassi

6. Tilden

7. Lendl

8. McEnroe


* - still going up...
What a unique viewpoint, refreshing to see (and nice to see Agassi who's so often underrated around here getting his due).

However I cannot, in good conscience agree with ranking Sampras ahead of Borg.

Compared to Sampras, Bjorn Borg had a higher peak level of play, dominated two surfaces that were polar opposites, did much better at his weakest slam and had much tougher competition.
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