TITLE

For Pete's sake

AUTHOR(S)
Wulf, Steve; O'Brien, Richard
PUB. DATE
March 1993
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;3/1/93, Vol. 78 Issue 8, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses Pete Sampras' decision not to travel to Melbourne, Australia to help the U.S. defend the Davis Cup. Sampras and Andre Agassi's patriotic rhetoric last year; Sampras' hope to become the top player in the world; More.
ACCESSION #
9302250748

 

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