Originally Posted by NatF
He rates Gonzalez ahead of Rosewall too. Saying Rosewall has the best peak level ever is blatantly ignoring the testimony of former greats.
NatF, Laver personally confirmed Rosewall's strength: In his book he writes:" In the 1963 French Pro Indoor I played the finest tennis I believe I've ever produced and he beat me".
Thus the matter is not as clear as you think!