Originally Posted by BTURNER
The peculiarity was that while the disparity between the two was greatest on clay of all four surfaces, each of the three times Martina did win, it was a route.
To put it another way -- in their clay meetings, if Chris could get her teeth in the match she always won.
Some of Evert's wins on clay started as routs for Martina. In the RG finals in '75 and '86, Martina took the first set 6-2 each time.