Coaching gets bizarre

My second day at the Australian Open finished yesterday by watching Maria Sharapova practise session. At first I couldn´t recognize the coach she was talking with, but of course he was Sven Groneveld, her new coach. His different hairstyle and sunglasses fooled me. Sven has been on tour for a couple of decades coaching various … Continue reading

Serena or Steffi on the court with me?

Late last Friday I was once again in the middle of our weekly doubles match. It was not looking good – I was serving at 1-5, set point down two times. Somehow we won that game and several games more and ultimately the set in a tiebreaker. Wow! That was a reason for a high-five! … Continue reading