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Old 07-15-2011, 06:27 PM   #38
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Originally Posted by Emet74 View Post
Not as much as you'd think. Here's a list of past winners: some familiar names, but pretty amazing how many I don't recognize at all . . .
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of...ampions#Junior
Yes, because it is just a predictor, not a guarantee (which is impossible in sports) of any kind. In fact, it is probably fair to say that early/jr success is the best available predictor of future/pro success. I just don't think it's quite fair to compare an admittedly unstable pro performance of a recent Jr. slam titlist to those of a couple of near retired clown journeymen.
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