Originally Posted by Dan Lobb
A man was seated in the chair, and Hoad grabbed the FRONT LEGS to raise it.
Hoad won what was arguably the greatest ever match on red clay at The Hague in 1957, beating Rosewall in a marathon five sets final, after dispatching Segura in the semi.
Sure would be nice to see some video of this classic.
Here is some good looks at the Rosewall vs Hoad US Title 1956