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Old 10-06-2012, 10:31 AM   #112
Dan Lobb
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Originally Posted by timnz View Post
Forgive me but I would include the berlin world pro championships in 32/33 if I was retarting the thread today. Big field, best players playing it, universal recognition of it being a major in the press and amongst the players at the time. I would also argue for the bristol cup as well (because its winner was routinally called the world pro champion in the press) but lets leave that aside for now.

It just seems wrong that Plaa, Nusslein, Gonzales, Hoad & Laver are missing majors from their Resume.
Gonzales' Widipedia biography lists the Tournament of Champions and the Wimbledon Pro among the Pro Slams he participated in, winning three of them.
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