Originally Posted by matthias
Graf-Novotna Wimledon has the most drama for me - because Novotna really deserved it to win finally a GrandSlam
the Hingis/Graf match at RolandGarros is overrated based on Drama
because there was no real Drama - the match has a great story and was really entertaining - but Drama
You may have heard of John Barrett from the BBC.
He has watched a tennis match or two during his long, long career.
Let's hear what he had to say about the FO 99 final:
"In spite of an injured foot that put her out of the Fed Cup and
Hamburg, Graf returned to action in Berlin but lost to the
Frenchwoman Julie Halard-Decugis in the quarter-finals.
That loss might easily have persuaded her to abandon her plans
for another crack at the French Open, where she had won the
first of her 21 grand slam titles just before her 18th birthday
Had she decided to quit, we would have been denied the most
dramatic occasion I have witnessed on a tennis court. ...
Facing her in the final that day in Paris was Martina Hingis, ..."