Originally Posted by Dan Lobb
Hoad turned pro before 1957 US Champs. Do you mean 1956 ?
The 1962 Cleveland event was not longer being billed as the US Pro, because the USPLTA was holding its own US Pro in D.C.
It was now called the World Professional Championships, a nice modest title with a VERY modest field.
I'm sorry, I meant 1956 US Championships.