Re: How is the Australian Open viewed as a "grand slam"
This year AO was on a decline , not enough really good matches and intrigue . Without Nadal ATP tour is not as entertaining as it used to be , and after Serena got injured women's part was like Tier 1-2 tournament.
Career Grand Slam Winner
Wimbledon 2004 ~ US Open 2006 ~ Australian Open 2008 ~ French Open 2012 and 2014
WTA Championships 2004
London Olympics silver medallist
35 WTA titles , including 14 Tier I titles
21 weeks #1 player