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Old 01-16-2013, 12:54 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by FedericRoma83 View Post
No, the 1975 edition was terrible. Apart from Connors and Newk, the third seeded was no. 26 on the chart at the time.
It had a great final, the most famous AO match of the 70s, but the rest of the tournament was just lame.

Still nobody says something about the 1970 edition?
The Roche/Newcombe semi was arguably the best match of the decade in the AO.

Did Ashe enter it?

I didnīt know much about 1970.Ashe won it easily and Dick Crealy was one of those minor aussie players that had big time with the depleted fields of the AO ( Dent,Warwick,Marks and so on)
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