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Rod Laver - Place Among The All-time Great Tennis Players
... Laver was ranked by the press as the World No ... While Laver was indisputably the best player from 1965 through 1969, the article asserts that Laver had a valid claim for the top spot also for 1964 and 1970 ... Jack Kramer, the long-time tennis promoter, ranked Laver only in the "second echelon" of great players, just behind the six best ...
Rod Laver - Career - Professional Career - During The Open Era
... Laver became Wimbledon's first open era champion in 1968, beating the best amateur, American Arthur Ashe, in a semifinal and fellow-Australian Tony Roche in the ... Laver was also the runner-up to Ken Rosewall in the first French Open ... Laver was ranked No ...
Rod Laver
... Rodney George "Rod" Laver MBE (born 9 August 1938) is an Australian former tennis player who holds the record for most singles titles won in the history of tennis ... He is the only tennis player, male or female to have twice won the Grand Slam (all four major singles titles in the same year) – first as an amateur in 1962 and second as a professional in 1969 ... He is the only male player and was the first player, male or female, to have won the Grand Slam during the open era (Margaret Court achieving this same feat the very next year ...

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