Sounds like a lot of those 'objective' measures fial the test of completeness. The informations objective, just insufficient.griffin said:There are LOTS of objective MEASURES (titles, w/l record, h2h's, etc., etc.)
They just get used in SUBJECTIVE ways (who did they play for that title, when in their respective careers did 2 players play - and on what surface?)
...Volcana was asking for objective measures...TennisLurker said:In my opinion, shot making ability is what indicates the talent of a tennis player.
When I think of talent, I think of Hingis, Sabatini, Arazi, Santoro or Marcelo Rios.
Players who can make amazing things with their racquets.
You did have a natural ability for it. In-born talent, no doubt. AND you did it more consistenly and often than most so indeed, a talent.Pamela Shriver said:...I believe totally that losing badly is a great talent, especially when its done serving a double fault on match point down...