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post #151 of (permalink) Old 01-09-2013, 07:31 AM
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Re: No teens in the top 250!

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Originally Posted by Litotes View Post
At the moment, there are 27 players 30 years or older in the top 100, 21 are ranked 101-200 and 5 are ranked 201-250. This includes those that have already retired, like Roddick and Ferrero. Even if we took away all 53 of them the best teens would still be ranked much lower than they traditionally have been.
Never mind top 250, check top 1000 and still you won't find many teens there.

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