Madison Keys picks coach for 2019

Two of the best in the women’s game have made their coaching calls for 2019.

And both have gone outside the regular pool.

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Angelique Kerber opted for countryman Rainer Schuettler.

Madison Keys, who has worked with various and sundry – most prominent among them former champion Lindsay Davenport – has chosen now-former Tennys Sandgren coach Jim Madrigal.

Both men will be making their WTA debuts.

During two years with Madrigal, Sandgren progressed from essentially a Challenger player to the Australian Open quarterfinals.

“We’re both excited and are looking forward to a productive 2019,” Madrigal told Tennis.Life.

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