View Full Version : Which one player in tennis history got better as they got older?

Dec 22nd, 2002, 11:02 PM
Yup which player got better as they got into the later stages of their career?..I would say Navratilova..Who do you think?

Dec 22nd, 2002, 11:03 PM

Venus Forever
Dec 22nd, 2002, 11:03 PM
There are a few:

Tauziat, Farina Elia, Pistolesi...

Dec 22nd, 2002, 11:15 PM
Navratilova for sure.
I would say no other.

King Lindsay
Dec 22nd, 2002, 11:18 PM
Testud, van Roost

Dec 22nd, 2002, 11:33 PM
Navratilova, Testud, Evert, Capriati, Tauziat

Pamela Shriver
Dec 22nd, 2002, 11:41 PM
Me. I could beat anyone now. I retired to give others a go.

Dec 22nd, 2002, 11:42 PM
Wellll, 2B technical about it, someone who was about number 600,000 @ age 20 won 2 Slams and spent some weeks @ number 1 @ age 25! :p

King Lindsay
Dec 22nd, 2002, 11:43 PM

Hey Pammy, remember when you played way past your prime and then had to be dragged kicking and screaming way into retirement? those were fun days.