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Old 03-13-2013, 12:57 PM   #27
Dan Lobb
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Originally Posted by urban View Post
Rosewall once stated, when asked, how he had changed over the pro years: " Not much, maybe i am a bit heavier in the pockets now." His other nicknames, i know, were Little Master and Doomsday stroking machine (by Bud Collins). I thought Hopman invented the Muscles, as he did woth Rocket.
No, Hoad invented the "Muscles" nickname, and it seems appropriate given the difference in attitudes of the two players to weight and muscle training.
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