After a season during which he broke into the top-20 right after his 19th birthday, Canadian Félix Auger-Aliassime sat down and talked to the ATP Tour about how he knew he never wanted to do anything else.
From the age of seven or eight, that was it. Pro tennis or bust.
Auger-Aliassime said he knew there was no guarantee that he would make it. And there were moments when he took a step back before taking two steps forward.
But his main focus was just staying the course over the long-term, confident that good things would happen.
Players can get their old teammates together and have a weekend of competitive tennis as they reminisce about the good old days.
The tourney can accommodate 32 men’s and 32 women’s teams, with a minimum of four per team.
It seems to skew younger, and it’s held at the end of Australian Open. But how great would it be to see the McEnroe AND Bryan brothers (along with Tim Mayotte, Jeff Tarango and … Nick Saviano form a Stanford squad?
But thanks to a new endorsement from Head & Shoulders, she never will.
The German unveiled a new commercial that has an airbrushed version of the 31-year-old star playing tennis – wearing headphones – speaking at a conference, chatting with girlfriends and holding up a trophy.
And, of course, showering in the nude.
Just a typical, average day for the three-time Grand Slam champion.
The tag line goes something like, “Don’t let judgments hold you back”.
You’d think, as often as they wash their hair, more players would have shampoo sponsors.