Originally Posted by pc1
Becker is the closest comp to Trabert I know of. Thanks to both of you for your replies.
Urban I've often thought Korda and Leconte were similar to many ways to Laver. Laver of course was more consistent than either but all of them could hit streaks where they seemed unstoppable.
I would agree with both of you that Hoad was similar to Becker but as Dan wrote, had many more weapons.
John Mc Enroe was compared to Laver.But I think they were not the same breed.
" And when the bullied american saved his three death penalties, the steeled arm of the young swede began to shiver like it never did before"