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Which current/retired players have the talents to win Slams but never won one??

my choice go for Mary Joe Fernandez... 3 Finals, lost to conqueror of her time, Graf twice and Seles once.

Sukova would be second... she should have one at least one.

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I still wonder in the back of my mind what Helena's career would have been like had she beat Evert in the Aussie 84 final.

I somehow think she would have had a different career had she followed her magnificent upset of Martina in the semis with a another win over Chris.

If there is anything that can increase a player's confidence as a tennis player is winning a Grand Slam title.

But it wasn't meant to be. Such as life.
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retired non otherwise they had won one
non retired we just have to see
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If you had the talent and deserved one then you would have a title in my opinion. It's what separartes the champions from the very good.

Having said that if forced to pick I'd go with Sukova. Players like Date, Tauziat and Zvereva were all fine players but in no way were potential singles champions in my opinion.
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i think Huber and Fernandez

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