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Old 05-09-2009, 12:51 PM   #21
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Default Re: Where are teenagers ?

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Originally Posted by Renaud View Post
The fact is players don't play longer, Santoro being the exception.
It's the lack of young players that makes the average age so high.
Indeed, there's nothing special at Moya retiring at 32, standard thing.

I can understand early retirement from guys like Federer or Nadal once they don't think they have chances at slams, but for the rest, going over 30 sounds like a good decision if they're earning their money. In the case of Moya, I guess his appearance fee when he was 27-31 would surprise more than one here.
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