Tagged with Coach

Stefan Edberg and Federer: what could possibly go wrong?

Stefan Edberg and Federer: what could possibly go wrong?

After the announcement that Djokovic hired six-time Grand Slam champion Boris Becker, probably not for his experience as a top-level coach (hardly any), but for the different sporting-mindset that only the very best possess. It appears Federer (who claims not to be bothered about his ranking anymore) has followed suit, sourcing another six-time Grand Slam champion … Continue reading

Becker and Djokovic join forces

Becker and Djokovic join forces

The announcement of Novak Djokovic’s appointment of Boris Becker as head coach sent shock waves crashing through the tennis world. It is one big gamble for the world number two, who is looking to win a fourth consecutive Australian Open. Will it pay off? When Andy Murray hired Ivan Lendl similar shock waves came crashing. … Continue reading

Worrying Words from Andy Murray

Worrying Words from Andy Murray

The British number one is the top contender to win his second Miami Masters title, since the top seed, Novak Djokovic, was shockingly beaten in the fourth round by the world number 15 – Tommy Haas. This left the door open for Murray to close in on the title after  he beat Richard Gasquet 6-7, … Continue reading

Quotation of the Week

Quotation of the Week

“If you don’t like John then you don’t like people, you want John Isner as your next-door neighbor.” Craig Boynton – John Isner’s coach, as said in August this year when interviewed for ATP’s ‘DEUCE’.