Originally Posted by BobbyOne
TMF, The many years before 1973 count equally. Was there not a best player in the earlier days? There was.
But there's a difference...computer ranking is official, it's written in stone. However, unofficial are open to debate. That's why experts have Sampras as the record holder of 6 years end #1.
Tier1(goat): Federer; Tier 1.5: Laver, Gonzales, Sampras, Nadal, Borg;
Tier 2: Lendl, Connors, Rosewall, Tilden; Tier 2.5: McEnroe, Agassi