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Resource ID: #15428
Subject: Sports
Source: Tennis Magazine
Date: December 1998/January 1999


Tennis Magazine asks Who is Pete Fischer? Even for those who know him well, it's difficult to say. He's the man who taught Pete Sampras how to play, yet can barely play himself. He's also a respected pediatrician who's turned out to be a child molester. At almost every level, dismay, confusion and denial permeate the sad, strange saga of Pete Fischer, the country-club hacker who, against all odds, became the coach of Sampras... Long before the sexual-molestation charges came to light, observers in the Los Angeles tennis community had groused that Fischer was just a wannabe coach who happened to be in the right place at the right time.

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