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Ranking of amount of titles by surfaces

willie
09-16-2005, 06:17 PM
the list are just of the 2 most important surfaces, clay and hard(indoor and outdoor).
Hard(indoor/outdoor hard surface)
1.JIMMY CONNORS 79 TITLES
2.JOHN MCENROE 66 TITLES
3.IVAN LENDL 64 TITLES
4.ANDRE AGASSI 52 TITLES
5.PETE SAMPRAS 51 TITLES

Clay
1.GUILLERMO VILAS 43 TITLES
2.THOMAS MUSTER 40 TITLES
3.IVAN LENDL 28 TITLES
4.BJORN BORG 26 TITLES
4.ILLIE NASTASE 26 TITLES

Sjengster
09-16-2005, 09:35 PM
You're out by 10 with Sampras, it's actually 51 titles on hard. Still, good to see my thread below has some uses....

Just for the sake of completism, here are the grass title leaders:

1. Pete Sampras (10)
2.= Jimmy Connors (8)
2.= Roger Federer (8)
2.= John McEnroe (8)
5. Boris Becker (7)
6.= Vijay Amritraj (6)
6.= Bjorn Borg (6)


And here's a continuation of your list of hardcourt and clay title leaders:

Hard (indoor/outdoor)
6. Boris Becker (42)
7. Stefan Edberg (35)
8.= Stan Smith (26)
8.= Arthur Ashe (26)
10. Bjorn Borg (25)
11. Ilie Nastase (24)

Clay
3. Manuel Orantes (30 - my fault for not highlighting the surface for his titles in my thread)
7. Jose-Luis Clerc (20)
8. Mats Wilander (19)
9. Andres Gomez (16)
10. Jose Higueras (15)

willie
09-16-2005, 10:03 PM
ups, you are right, thanks:yeah:

NYCtennisfan
10-29-2005, 07:38 AM
In the hard (indoor/outdoor) category, you have to further define it as hard or carpet, probably separating the two. Most of the indoor titles that Becker won for example were carpet which is of course much different than hard. Same goes for Edberg, Lendl, Connors, McEnroe and others.