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Old 03-30-2011, 02:07 PM   #1423
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Originally Posted by dozu View Post
I almost felt the same way (expecting too much) before seeing the video, but my experience with my old dogs told me to keep the expectations in check...

so I'd say honestly say that Lee's serve didn't quite live up to the claim of 3-digit speed, but it is a darn good serve for his age.
Clearly you were not at the tennis court behind John MacDougaldsonerer's house (close to Katelyn Weinenebergensen's farm) on January 3rd 1946 when Lee served 129.6 mph bombs.
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