Originally Posted by helloworld
Sampras = 90's GOAT
Federer = 00's GOAT
End of discussion.
Weak competition, slower court, better strings, blah blah are just non-sense.
But would it be nonsense if someone said 17 = 14 ?
Tier1(goat): Federer; Tier 1.5: Laver, Sampras, Nadal, Borg;
Tier 2: Lendl, Connors, Rosewall; Tier 2.5: McEnroe, Agassi