Originally Posted by CCNM
Ha ha ha!!!! Those are pretty clever. Although if I remember correctly baseball player Sammy Sosa was called "Slammin' Sammy" back when he played.
Stan the Man Musial , Joltin' Joe Di Maagio, etc etc but they were baseball players.
The only tennis player who never got called anything but his name, was Marat Safin. And sometimes Sampras got called by his first name but that's not a nickname.