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Old 12-28-2012, 09:11 PM   #47
TennisD
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Originally Posted by Bobby Jr View Post
Not sure why people are using the logic that because Gimbelstob wasn't as successful as whoever when he played that his opinion are therefore void. If he's right he's right regardless, and vice versa.

Remember, Toni Nadal was never a top tennis player and he managed to impart enough lessons to nurture Rafael into one of the greatest players of all time. Richard Williams wasn't, either, nor Adolf Kacovsky - two guys who clearly knew something about tennis.
This is incredibly true, and a point that people overlook entirely too often. However, Gimelstob has proven over and over again that just about every time he opens his mouth, something stupid and baseless comes flying out. These comments don't do anything to reverse that trend.
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