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post #75 of (permalink) Old Nov 19th, 2012, 11:16 AM
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Re: Lesley Turner

Originally Posted by tennisvideos View Post
The interesting thing about Margaret Court's video message was that she said that had Lesley played for any other nation in the 60s she would have been a national heroine - and that is pretty true. As it was, she hardly got any recognition because she lived in the shadow of Margaret. So it really was a special day for her to receive this long overdue tribute.
So true TV. And without Marg (at least until Evonne) Lesley would have been Australia's greatest female tennis-player of all time.
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