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View Poll Results: Whic streak is the most impressive?

Borg 19 40.43%
Federer 13 27.66%
Lendl 2 4.26%
McEnroe 3 6.38%
Vilas 10 21.28%
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Old 03-27-2011, 06:21 PM   #31
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Borg.

Longest undefeated run and included 4 surfaces.
you do like the players, "physical beasts", "only losing because of injury or illness", don't you ?
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Old 03-27-2011, 06:33 PM   #32
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Borg, no doubt.
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Lendl and Mc/Borg close behind.

Stronger era.

Frauderer played mugs. Vilas won solely on clay.
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you do like the players, "physical beasts", "only losing because of injury or illness", don't you ?
Borg did not have many of those as he was so fit.

Borg did have a serious "allergy" to New York; I sensed he really hated playing in New York.
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because at the moment when the match was played the racket was not forbidden, even some players won several tournaments with this.

it was only forbidden some months later
I believe it was banned the following week Vilas stormed off the court in protest after losing the 2nd set
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obviously borg
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Borg did not have many of those as he was so fit.
I was surprised by the number of his retirements and walkovers, although yes his injuries are less "famous" than Nadal's

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Borg did have a serious "allergy" to New York; I sensed he really hated playing in New York.
his results in the US Open look very good to me (better than Nadal's so far ... but remember that Borg stopped his carreer very early -for Nadal it would mean at the end of this year- then "so far" for Nadal means nearly all of Borg's carreer) : 4 finals in a few years, losing only to MCEnroe and Connors, once in 5 sets

and he won the masters twice in the Madison Square Garden, played two finals : sounds great to me
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I believe it was banned the following week Vilas stormed off the court in protest after losing the 2nd set
he was not the only one : I read that several other players had done the same

no doubt Nastase was the only top-player who dare use it
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Mac won 20 straight matches after that brutal loss, so he was 62-1 at one stage

Vilas 74-1
Lendl 70-1
Borg 52-1
Federer 43-1
If you look at Federer's streak from the French Open final that gives a better stat. He went 60-1 from French until Indian Wells. The one loss was to Murray in Cincinnati.

He won three slams in this period losing three sets (two 6-7 sets and one 4-6 set).
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Thanks for the stats. It's actually really difficult to choose because the longer the streak, the more things that are wrong with it! I actually think the two most impressive streaks are the shortest two (Federer's and McEnroe). Got to feel for Vilas. Damn Spaghetti.
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I've made 354 threads on this forum, you 3... With such a discrepancy it's easy to make 3 threads with 100 % of variety. I've made dozens of different threads here.
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Rafael Nadal on Clay: 81

We are not talking about surface streaks here, but overall consecutive wins.
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D'Joke only 3 wins away If he wins Rome, actually "40" is guaranteed.
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Well, Novak already has 41 counting Davis Cup finals and Hopman Cup.
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