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Old 04-09-2013, 11:51 PM   #254
adil1972
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all 5 of them have raised the bar

laver the only player, male or female, to win 2 CYGS

borg the first player to win 11 grand slams in open era

sampras first one to win 14 grand slam

federer first one to win 17 grand slam and 237 consecuitve weeks as No. 1 (far more than previous record of 186 consecuitve weeks by steffi graf)
first male player to be no. 1 for more than 300 weeks (only graf and martina navrortilloa has spent more weeks as no. 1)

nadal die hard clay court specialist with 7 french open, who also won australian, wimbledon and us open. no. 2 for record record 160 consecutive weeks

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