Originally Posted by Goosehead
the importance of gold medals in other sports isn't relevant to anything..
also I didn't say OG was the same as a major..i said its rarer to win an OG than a major..and also Agassi and nadal have put their OG at the top of the list of achievements...if you don't like that reality then tough, its the reality we have got..
if you don't like it..maybe get your *** down to Monte Carlo and give nadal some of your wisdom..get him to see sense.
Yes because winning something for your country is comparable to winning something that only brings real glory to yourself. Obviously they would choose the gold because they did not win it for themselves, they were representing their home nation.