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Old 11-06-2012, 12:58 PM   #36
Dan Lobb
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Originally Posted by urban View Post
Actually, Stolle did turn pro after the Davis Cup challenge round 1966.
Yes, Stolle did, but not Emerson or Santana, the two biggest amateur names. Presumably, they were making too much out of amateur tennis to sacrifice the celebrity and lifestyle they enjoyed for the obscurity and reduced income of professional tennis.
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