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Old 02-12-2013, 01:28 PM   #2840
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Originally Posted by Dan Lobb View Post
No, nothing against Rosewall.
My point was that you cannot compare the winning percentages of, for example, Borg and Federer, about 95-99% winning record, to the old pro percentages because the more recent champions have faced minimal opposition most of the time. Certainly in the early rounds of tournaments.
In the old pro days, there was a tough opponent every day, and a winning percentage of 70% was great.
Dan, Thanks for the clarification. I agree.
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