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Old Jul 7th, 2012, 02:00 PM   #1
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Old Jul 7th, 2012, 02:02 PM   #2
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Re: John McEnroe: "If Serena wins 3 more slams, she's the greatest in my book"

She's already the greatest.
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Re: John McEnroe: "If Serena wins 3 more slams, she's the greatest in my book"

What a silly comment. She's already the best ever
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Old Jul 7th, 2012, 02:02 PM   #4
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Re: John McEnroe: "If Serena wins 3 more slams, she's the greatest in my book"

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She's already the greatest.
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Old Jul 7th, 2012, 02:03 PM   #6
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Re: John McEnroe: "If Serena wins 3 more slams, she's the greatest in my book"

Nobody will ever be greater than Graf. Her tainted records are unreachable.
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Old Jul 7th, 2012, 02:04 PM   #7
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Re: John McEnroe: "If Serena wins 3 more slams, she's the greatest in my book"

He said it on purpose to make TF explode during the rain break.
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She's already the greatest.

Agreed.


Serena at her best would beat any other WTA player in the history of the tour 6 out of 10 times. PERIOD. That makes her the greatest of all time.

To defend McEnroe, I think right now it is at least debatable. But 3 more slams, and to objective observers, Serena's all time greatness is no longer an arguable point.
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Re: John McEnroe: "If Serena wins 3 more slams, she's the greatest in my book"

at those who say that "she's already the greatest." By that logic all of you should be open to someone saying Henin is the greatest. I mean having 6 less major titles makes no difference right?
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Re: John McEnroe: "If Serena wins 3 more slams, she's the greatest in my book"

Was Martina Navratilova sitting nearby him?
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Re: John McEnroe: "If Serena wins 3 more slams, she's the greatest in my book"

Why 3?? Sounds so random? What does 16 slams mean to him.... Doesn't catch up other greats in numbers too (Navratilova 18?)
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at those who say that "she's already the greatest." By that logic all of you should be open to someone saying Henin is the greatest. I mean having 6 less major titles makes no difference right?
Shh, logic doesn't apply when it comes to Serena Williams
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at those who say that "she's already the greatest." By that logic all of you should be open to someone saying Henin is the greatest. I mean having 6 less major titles makes no difference right?
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Re: John McEnroe: "If Serena wins 3 more slams, she's the greatest in my book"

I think she's close for sure and probably will end her career as the best, but I wouldn't put her above the likes of Graf and Navratilova just yet.
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Re: John McEnroe: "If Serena wins 3 more slams, she's the greatest in my book"

I would strongly argue against her being the "best ever", in terms of achievements. She's way behind Graf in singles slams, and behind Nav and Evert too.
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