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Old 08-02-2012, 01:09 PM   #4126
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You would be have to be out if your mind to include anyone without 10 slams minimum in the GOAT discussion.
After 10 ypu can at least make a case. Example- laver winning the calendar slam.
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Old 08-02-2012, 01:59 PM   #4127
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Not even close. No matter what his fanboy Johnny Mac has to say ............
whats extra funny is how often mac sneaks his own self into goat discussions

i dont think so- not even second tier mac
not really third tier since ebderg and becker were much better players than you

djokovic>mac

peak hewitt>1984 mac
hewitt destroys mac if they ever meet on any surface
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Old 08-02-2012, 03:28 PM   #4128
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whats extra funny is how often mac sneaks his own self into goat discussions

i dont think so- not even second tier mac
not really third tier since ebderg and becker were much better players than you

djokovic>mac

peak hewitt>1984 mac
hewitt destroys mac if they ever meet on any surface
Djokovic is in no way better than mac. McEnroe was an unbelievably talented player who was undone by his mental stability (or lack thereof).
Djokovic has some way tp go before he can match mac.
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Djokovic is in no way better than mac. McEnroe was an unbelievably talented player who was undone by his mental stability (or lack thereof).
Djokovic has some way tp go before he can match mac.
Definitely. He is not really close yet. I expect him to get there eventually, though.
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Agree. I'm not a Raffa fan, but he is undoubtedly one of the greats. on clay only
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Past their peak Fedal? Didn't you Nadulltards claim Nadull played some of his best clay tennis this year? And didn't the Fedtards say Federer played his best clay match ever in 2011? Djokovic is the one past his peak.
Nadal and Federer are clearly past peak (Federer more particularly) and no one would say that Nadal's 2012 clay season was even in his top 3 best clay court seasons. Novak is still at his relative best but we can summarize 2011 as somewhat of a fluke and a bit of the other top players being in surprise and shock of Novak's improvements
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Old 08-04-2012, 11:47 AM   #4132
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You would be have to be out if your mind to include anyone without 10 slams minimum in the GOAT discussion.
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Old 08-04-2012, 12:19 PM   #4133
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Hey mods, can anyone please delete the posts made by 5555 in this thread? He is very clearly trolling the thread.
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Old 08-07-2012, 11:24 AM   #4134
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Hey mods, can anyone please delete the posts made by 5555 in this thread? He is very clearly trolling the thread.
Please do your job.
You said it's a fact that Djokovic must win at least 10 slams to be in the GOAT discussion and I keep asking do you have proof it's a fact. How am I trolling the thread?
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Hey mods, can anyone please delete the posts made by 5555 in this thread? He is very clearly trolling the thread.
Please do your job.
Just check his posts on TW forum, its all same
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Old 08-07-2012, 11:35 AM   #4136
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Just check his posts on TW forum, its all same
Yeah. I replied once and he keeps asking the same thing. What's wrong with him?
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Old 08-08-2012, 03:23 PM   #4137
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I replied once
You replied, but you did not answer my question. There are only 2 ways you can answer the question:
  • to provide proof for your claim
  • to say you do not have proof for your claim

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You would be have to be out if your mind to include anyone without 10 slams minimum in the GOAT discussion.
After 10 ypu can at least make a case. Example- laver winning the calendar slam.
Imagine if I said "You would be have to be out if your mind to not include someone with 9 slams in the GOAT discussion.". Is it proof it's a fact that someone with 9 slams is in the GOAT discussion? Of course not.

So, in your reply you did not provide proof for your claim nor you said that you do not have proof for your claim.

I will keep asking the question until I get answer.
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Just check his posts on TW forum, its all same
Most of his posts in here are all the same. And yes, I've got proof...
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Old 08-09-2012, 02:40 PM   #4139
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You would be have to be out if your mind to include anyone without 10 slams minimum in the GOAT discussion.
After 10 ypu can at least make a case. Example- laver winning the calendar slam.
Have you got proof that your claim is a fact?
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Well, since the top 2 is at 17 and 14 and that there are 5 that have 10 or more, it is COMMON SENSE
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