Originally Posted by backhandsmash
Yeah, adjusted for inflation, Navratilova is probably still a clear #1 and Evert would be top 5. But to create a list like that (with just some kind of accuracy) would demand a lot of work.
to make it "easy" you'd need a year by year table for each player, and then it could be calculated on a spreadsheet relatively quick. Otherwise, you'd need to put down each player's career-span, average out the inflation factor for each individual time segment then multiply accordingly.