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Old 02-09-2013, 04:47 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by urban View Post
It could be that, without knowing him or even the fact, Don Budge had more influence on Connors than many think. Gloria Connors, herself a tennis teacher, was fascinated by Budge's style of clean, flat hitting, and she tried to emulate this style through her son.
Kramer compares Connors to Budge in the way they hit the ball in his book.
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