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The great champions were always vicious competitors. You never lose respect for a man who is a vicious competitor, and you never hate a man you respect. I don't like Rod Laver because he's such a vicious competitor, but I don't dislike him. ---->>>

I'm just glad Open tennis is here. It's great for the game. That's more important. ---->>>


Pancho Gonzales profile (pancho-gonzales.jpg)
Nationality: American
Born: 05-09, 1928
Die: 07-03, 1995
Occupation: Athlete

Ricardo Alonso González (May 9, 1928 – July 3, 1995), also known as Richard Gonzales, and usually as Pancho Gonzales, was an American tennis player who has been rated one of the greatest in the history of the sport. He won 14 major singles titles (12 Pro Slam, 2 Grand Slam) and was the dominant professional of the 1950s; he still holds the men's all-time record of being ranked world No (wikipedia)