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Old 01-17-2013, 12:45 PM   #742
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Originally Posted by BobbyOne View Post
kiki, I must contradict even in your favour: Newcombe won 6 majors in the 1970s while Rosewall won only 5 majors.

But Rosewall reached more big finals (3:0).
Let me see.

Newcombe: 1 WCT, 2 Wimbledon, 2 AO, 1 USO = 6 majors

Rosewall: 2 WCT, 2 AO and 1 USO = 5 majors

You are right, Newcombe has one more big title.If we account the open era, Rosewall´s 1968 RG title puts them at the same figure.
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