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The only player I can think of who maxed out his achievements relative to what he had to work with is Ken Rosewall. Diminutive, apparently without power (hence his ironic nickname, "Muscles"), yet with a longevity comparable to Tilden and Gonzales, majors comparable to anyone else, success on all court types available at the time. Kramer, in his oft-cited assessment of best players up to 1979, lists him in almost all categories where physical power is not a factor.

Only slight things I can bring up against him is the H2H against Gonzales and Laver (he was 5+ years junior and senior to them respectively when they were the world #1), and not claiming the grass tournament that most people crave so much, having been barred from there for his best years (he captured grass majors elsewhere).

All other players either had no veritable competition (e.g. everybody before the 1920s), started out with much better stats (height, strength, playing with the dominant hand etc.), faded/bailed out early because of injuries/wars/boredom which makes fair comparison difficult (Vines, Budge, Perry, Kramer, Hoad, Borg), or just don't compare.
 
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