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Old 09-20-2012, 02:17 PM   #946
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And Pancho would have trashed all of them
Oh yeah Pancho would win that indoor event, and would deserve it.

Look at that draw!

R32- R. Doherty
R16- Elly Vines
QF- Tilden
SF- Fed
F- Sampras



Or the other draws:

Laver at the AO

Nastase
Agassi
Djokovic
Hoad
Fed

Nadal at RG

Becker
Djokovic
Laver
Rosewall
Borg

Sampras at Wimbledon

Djokovic
Becker
Laver
Hoad
Fed

Budge at USO

Lacoste
Connors
Lendl
Sampras
Gonzales

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And Pancho would have trashed all of them
Nah, Vines would have put down the golf clubs 2r and turned on the style. BOOM!!

Yar, pacho v Sampras would be epic.
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Funny thing but true, parachute Hewitt in Ilie's place and he could make damage

Serve volley mugs would bs butchered
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I'm not sure about Djokovic and Nadal taking Indoor giants Pete and Boris into 5 sets though

And yeah, maybe this Indoor tournament would have been best of all.. Pro players played almost whole career Indoors (night by night) and put them with greatest Indoor Open era players for some real tennis. No tie breaks or shits, go and make break to win set
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And yeah, maybe this Indoor tournament would have been best of all.. Pro players played almost whole career Indoors (night by night) and put them with greatest Indoor Open era players for some real tennis. No tie breaks or shits, go and make break to win set
Giving Nole and Rafa the benefit of the doubt, no way they'd win, though.

We should have Isner-Mahut as an exhibition indoors, 167-165 5th set
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And yeah, maybe this Indoor tournament would have been best of all.. Pro players played almost whole career Indoors (night by night) and put them with greatest Indoor Open era players for some real tennis. No tie breaks or shits, go and make break to win set
No way.

Indoor carpet would be the best IMO .

I think whoever won any of these would have to be insanely fit. Borg v Nadal, Pacho v Budge, Borg/Laver v Fed/Sampras, all would be incredible , I would head down to cashconverters to see
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How about an Open Era 32 man event over 5 surfaces? Remember this would be past peak Laver and Rosewall, and some of the guys 25-32 may be switched in and out, Stich, Krajicek, Chang, maybe switched in and out, but here is my 32 man Open Era GOAT 5 tournament series:

(1) Roger Federer vs. (32) Juan Martin Del Potro
(16) Guillermo Vilas vs. (17) Jim Courier
(8) John McEnroe vs. (25) Patrick Rafter
(9) Mats Wilander vs. (24) Yevgeny Kafelnikov

(4) Rafael Nadal vs. (29) Thomas Muster
(13) Novak Djokovic vs. (20) Jan Kodes
(5) Ivan Lendl vs. (28) Andy Roddick
(12) Rod Laver vs. (21) Ilie Nastase

(3) Bjorn Borg vs. (30) Carlos Moya
(14) John Newcombe vs. (19) Gustavo Kuerten
(6) Jimmy Connors vs. (27) Sergei Bruguera
(11) Stefan Edberg vs. (22) Lleyton Hewitt

(7) Andre Agassi vs. (26) Marat Safin
(10) Boris Becker vs. (23) Stan Smith
(15) Ken Rosewall vs. (18) Arthur Ashe
(2) Pete Sampras vs. (31) Andy Murray

AO:

Fed def. Delpo in 4
Courier def. Vilas in 4
Rafter def. Mac in 5
Kafelnikov def. Wilander in 5

Nadal def. Muster in 4
Djokovic def. Kodes in 4
Lendl def. Roddick in 5
Laver def. Nastase in 5

Borg def. Moya in 5
Newcombe def. Guga in 5
Connors def. Bruguera in 3
Hewitt def. Edberg in 5

Safin def. Agassi in 5
Becker def. Smith in 4
Rosewall def. Ashe in 5
Sampras def. Murray in 5

AO R16:

Fed def. Courier in 4
Rafter def. Kafelnikov in 5
Djokovic def. Nadal in 5
Lendl def. Laver in 5

Newcombe def. Borg in 5
Hewitt def. Connors in 5
Safin def. Becker in 5
Sampras def. Rosewall in 4

AO QF:

Fed def. Rafter in 5
Djokovic def. Lendl in 5
Newcombe def. Hewitt in 5
Safin def. Sampras in 5

AO SF:

Djokovic def. Federer in 5
Safin def. Newcombe in 5

AO F:

Djokovic def. Safin in 5

RG:

Fed def. Delpo in 5
Vilas def. Courier in 4
McEnroe def. Rafter in 5
Wilander def. Kafelnikov in 5

Nadal def. Muster in 4
Djokovic def. Kodes in 5
Lendl def. Roddick in 3
Nastase def. Laver in 5

Borg def. Moya in 4
Guga def. Newcombe in 4
Bruguera def. Connors in 5
Hewitt def. Edberg in 5

Agassi def. Safin in 5
Smith def. Becker in 4
Rosewall def. Ahse in 4
Murray def. Sampras in 5

RG R16:

Vilas def. Fed in 5
Wilander def. Mac in 4
Nadal def. Djokovic in 4
Lendl def. Nastase in 5

Borg def. Guga in 5, now this is a clay court match
Bruguera def. Hewitt in 5
Agassi def. Smith in 5
Rosewall def. Murray in 4

RG QF:

Wilander def. Vilas in 5
Nadal def. Lendl in 5!
Borg def. Bruguera in 5!
Rosewall def. Agassi in 4

RG SF:

Nadal def. Wilander in 4
Borg def. Rosewall in 5

RG F:

Nadal def. Borg in 5

Wimbledon:

Fed def. Delpo in 3
Courier def. Vilas in 5
McEnroe def. Rafter in 5
Wilander def. Kafelnikov in 5

Nadal def. Muster in 3
Djokovic def. Kodes in 4
Roddick def. Lendl in 5
Laver def. Nastase in 5

Borg def. Moya in 3
Newcombe def. Guga in 4
Connors def. Bruguera in 3
Edberg def. Hewitt in 5, tough draw

Agassi def. Safin in 5
Becker def. Smith in 5
Ashe def. Rosewall in 5
Sampras def. Murray in 4

Wimbledon R16:

Fed def. Courier in 4
McEnroe def. Wilander in 4
Nadal def. Djokovic in 5
Laver def. Roddick in 5, this match and the one above could go either

Borg def. Newcombe in 5
Edberg def. Connors in 5
Becker def. Agassi in 4
Sampras def. Ashe in 4

QF:

Fed def. McEnroe in 5
Laver def. Nadal in 5
Edberg def. Borg in 5, this one is even
Sampras def. Becker in 5, awesomeness

SF:

Fed def. Laver in 5, epic match
Sampras def. Edberg in 5

F:

Federer def. Sampras in 5, epic

USO:

Delpo def. Fed in 5, awesome upset, for the lulz
Courier def. Vilas in 5
McEnroe def. Rafter in 5
Wilander def. Kafelnikov in 5

Nadal def. Muster in 4
Djokovic def. Kodes in 4
Roddick def. Lendl in 5, this is a tough 1st rounder
Laver def. Nastase in 5

Borg def. Moya in 5
Newcombe def. Guga in 5
Connors def. Bruguera in 3
Edberg def. Hewitt in 5, could go either way

Agassi def. Safin in 5, this matchup is awesome
Becker def. Smith in 4
Ashe def. Rosewall in 4
Sampras def. Murray in 4

R16:

Delpo def. Courier in 4
McEnroe def. Wilander in 5
Djokovic def. Nadal in 5
Roddick def. Laver in 5, blasphemous as it sounds

Newcombe def. Borg in 5
Connors def. Edberg in 5
Agassi def. Becker in 5
Sampras def. Ashe in 4

QF:

Delpo def. McEnroe in 5
Roddick def. Djokovic in 5
Connors def. Newcombe in 5
Sampras def. Agassi in 5

SF:

Roddick def. Delpo in 5
Sampras def. Connors in 5

F:

Sampras def. Roddick in 5

Indoors:

Fed def. Delpo in 5
Courier def. Vilas in 4
McEnroe def. Rafter in 5
Kafelnikov def. Wilander in 5

Nadal def. Muster in 4
Djokovic def. Kodes in 3
Lendl def. Roddick in 5
Laver def. Nastase in 4

Borg def. Moya in 4
Newcombe def. Guga in 4
Connors def. Bruguera in 3
Edberg def. Hewitt in 5

Safin def. Agassi in 5
Becker def. Smith in 5
Ashe def. Rosewall in 5
Sampras def. Murray in 4

R16:

Fed def. Courier in 4
McEnroe def. Kafelnikov in 5
Djokovic def. Nadal in 5
Lendl def. Laver in 5

Borg def. Newcombe in 5
Connors def. Edberg in 5
Becker def. Safin in 5, now this is an indoor match
Sampras def. Ashe in 4

QF:

Fed def. McEnroe in 5
Lendl def. Djokovic in 5
Connors def. Borg in 5
Becker def. Sampras in 5, awesomeness

SF:

Lendl def. Fed in 5 indoors
Becker def. Connors in 5

F:

Becker def. Lendl in 5, could go either way.

The Open Era indoor event would be insane!
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The best would be a 32 man all time GOAT tournament.

1st round:

(1) Roger Federer vs. (32) Guillermo Vilas
(16) John McEnroe vs. (17) Henri Cochet
(8) Jack Kramer vs. (25) Mats Wilander
(9) Bjorn Borg vs. (24) Stefan Edberg

(4) Bill Tilden vs. (29) John Newcombe
(13) Fred Perry vs. (20) Laurence Doherty
(5) Pancho Gonzales vs. (28) Reggie Doherty
(12) Ellsworth Vines vs. (21) William Larned

(3) Don Budge vs. (30) Rene Lacoste
(14) Jimmy Connors vs. (19) William Renshaw
(6) Ken Rosewall vs. (27) Lew Hoad
(11) Ivan Lendl vs. (22) Tony Wilding

(7) Pete Sampras vs. (26) Novak Djokovic
(10) Rafael Nadal vs. (23) Boris Becker
(15) Andre Agassi vs. (18) Bobby Riggs
(2) Rod Laver vs. (31) Ilie Nastase

I dunno about you, but I'd buy tickets.
groove old bean! thats a marvelous idea

lets do a MTF definitive GOAT multi thread bonanza

the top 96 (or 128) male tennis players are draw in threads and we poll pick who wins

i think.......you cannot have current players involved though or it will become a federer nadal pissing contest- and ruin all the fun

so do the multi thread but have the condition that the player has had to have been retired for at least 5-10 years before he's eligible
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Sampras v Murray on Clay what a poor match
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lets do a MTF definitive GOAT multi thread bonanza

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i think.......you cannot have current players involved though or it will become a federer nadal pissing contest- and ruin all the fun

so do the multi thread but have the condition that the player has had to have been retired for at least 5-10 years before he's eligible
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The best would be a 32 man all time GOAT tournament.

1st round:

(1) Roger Federer vs. (32) Guillermo Vilas
(16) John McEnroe vs. (17) Henri Cochet
(8) Jack Kramer vs. (25) Mats Wilander
(9) Bjorn Borg vs. (24) Stefan Edberg

(4) Bill Tilden vs. (29) John Newcombe
(13) Fred Perry vs. (20) Laurence Doherty
(5) Pancho Gonzales vs. (28) Reggie Doherty
(12) Ellsworth Vines vs. (21) William Larned

(3) Don Budge vs. (30) Rene Lacoste
(14) Jimmy Connors vs. (19) William Renshaw
(6) Ken Rosewall vs. (27) Lew Hoad
(11) Ivan Lendl vs. (22) Tony Wilding

(7) Pete Sampras vs. (26) Novak Djokovic
(10) Rafael Nadal vs. (23) Boris Becker
(15) Andre Agassi vs. (18) Bobby Riggs
(2) Rod Laver vs. (31) Ilie Nastase

I dunno about you, but I'd buy tickets.

Don Budge has the softest quarter.

Fed - Borg would be a classic.
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Murray would be a matchup in hell for Sampras, dont think Sampras would beat him in AO, maybe not even in Usopen.
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Sampras v Murray on Clay what a poor match
The rest of the players would ask for them to get banned from future GOAT tournaments just bcs of that match of the poorest quality (for their stanrds). Nadal and Borg would just feel emberresed for Mumpras not being able to watch such a match... It would be a last WC for Mandy
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what started out as a good all time rank thread has transformed into some bizarre fantasy game.... :0
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Murray would be a matchup in hell for Sampras, dont think Sampras would beat him in AO, maybe not even in Usopen.
Agreed. Hewitt would like wise be utter hell for post peak Laver and Rosewall IMO.

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As for Mugray, what can be said? A disgusting human being, and awful player, and a choking pushing mug. He looks like a kemo patient, bald spots, hairless legs, pasty blotchy skin, busted teeth, and an ugly, snarling face. Typical antics all came out in this match: faking injuries, grimacing and cursing, trying to peg Fed, trying to start drama, undeserved final based on an exhausted old man and a joke draw.

I'm no Fakervic fan but he needs to save tennis, sadly tree trunk legs will be fresh. Interesting he's never questioned...
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