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Old 09-18-2012, 08:38 AM   #88
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Originally Posted by Dan Lobb View Post
The New York Times and London Times report in late 1959 about Kramer's attempts to sign Hoad for the 1960 season, and how Hoad responded that he had won ove $250,000 since turning pro, and wanted to spend more time with his family.
He TURNED IT DOWN, and Kramer had to ask Rosewall to fill Hoad's spot, with the result that the 1960 tour was a financial failure.
Did either of the publications mention that Hoad was the World Champion?
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