Originally Posted by ys
Oh, really? Safin was injured on clay. Agassi skipped Wimbledon because of the problem that happened on clay.. Blake had a career threatening injury last year - of course on clay.. Nadal had his stress fracture last year? Surely, on clay. Clay is the outdated, worst, most treacherous surface.. It maybe does not give that much of a wear-and-tear as hardcourts, but if you are talking about major injuries - clay is beyond competition..
Blake bust his spine on the net post, that could have happened on any surface.
Clay and hard have their share of injuries, but there's still too much of both, and not enough grass.