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Old 03-13-2013, 12:40 PM   #28
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.
I am not sure about Hopman's reliability on this. Rocket was a common sports nickname, derived from Maurice Richard, a true superstar.
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