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Old 06-16-2007, 09:39 AM   #2
chaognosis
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Look for a copy of the VHS Kings of the Court, which includes some good footage of Lew Hoad. Indeed, when he was in form he looked pretty much unstoppable - a rare combination of power and artistry. Along with Ellsworth Vines, Hoad was probably the greatest "player's player" of all time.
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