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post #3 of (permalink) Old 12-07-2012, 03:30 PM Thread Starter
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Re: Old grand slam finalists (>= 27 years old)

Originally Posted by Litotes View Post
Great list! Only thing I missed was Jimmy Connors Wimby final 1984 against McEnroe.

Talking about Connors, known like few others for longevity, I find it mildly amusing that he figures in the two highest entries on the list - as the young opponent to Rosewall.
Thanks I added it

yes, and he was typically the young cruel guy to the old Rosewall actually, leaving him very few games ... just as McEnroe was to him in his own last slam final

useless old guy

Last edited by duong; 12-07-2012 at 04:22 PM.
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