I wondered the same thing, but decided to leave (Rose)well enough alone. After all, it is more precise to say he played very well than to say he played like a wall.
Probably because English orthography has far more well than wall in names.
Federer - Emperor of the Slams, King of Hard, Lord of the Australian Open, Lord of Wimbledon.
Sunset of Age
She's MY Miss MTF
Sweet, Sassy, Sophisticated
"Love has nothing to do with what you're expecting to get, only what you're expecting to give - which is everything. What you receive in return varies, but that really has no connection with why you give. You give because you love and cannot help giving." - K. Hepburn.