Originally Posted by Mustard
Not winning the US Open is the only blemish on Borg's record, but it's not as if he flopped there. He beat Connors there in 1981, beat Tanner there in 1980 and 1981, i.e. men who had beaten Borg at the US Open before.
Didn't say that he DID flop, but, as far as GOAT status, I like WINNERS, or, as Connors said after winning Wimbledon, "127 losers and me."