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Old 01-28-2013, 06:22 PM   #2591
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Originally Posted by kiki View Post
WhoŽd be the modern Frank Sedgman? maybe John Newcombe? both had tremendous FH volleys and great net coverage.
Sedgman was quicker than Newcombe. Sedgman had a superior volley which some think is the best of all time. Newcombe had the superior forehand and serve.

I think the closest to Sedgman would be Edberg. Serves around the same level, both have been called the greatest volleyers ever. Both are great movers. Difference is that Edberg had a great backhand and Sedgman only a good one. I think Sedgman had the superior forehand.
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