Originally Posted by Xavier G
Well, apart from Connors winning double the amount of titles Borg won, beating Borg in all their head to head meetings with 8 sets out of 9 and probably the biggest showdown of the year in the US Open final, having a markedly superior win-loss match record and heading the official ATP rankings from Jan 1 to Dec 31, yeah, not much basis, Kiki!!
I was going to answer exactly what Borgnumberone posted below...
" And when the bullied american saved his three death penalties, the steeled arm of the young swede began to shiver like it never did before"