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June 2nd, 2017

Is Andre Agassi Coaching Novak Djokovic For Free?

Andre Agassi finally speaks on coaching Novak Djokovic.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 4:37 pm in French Open, Videos | 24 Comments »

June 2nd, 2017

Novak Djokovic Gets Testy With Carlos Ramos Over Warning [Video]

Even with Andre Agassi, Novak Djokovic is still on edge.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 4:23 pm in French Open, Videos | 5 Comments »

June 1st, 2017

Murray Muddles Through; Nadal, Djokovic On Tap Friday at French Open

“It will be very tough,” Murray said. “Juan Martin plays better than his ranking. He’s come back from his injuries and he’s had a lot of tough matches this year, playing lots of Top 10 players early in the tournaments. I am sure we will get a good atmosphere.”

Posted by Staff @ 6:57 pm in French Open, Tennis | 89 Comments »

May 31st, 2017

Top Dogs Ease Through, Johnson Pulls Heart Strings at French Open

“Midway second set until maybe midway third set, that’s where I allowed him to believe more that he can get back into the match, and he started playing better,” Djokovic said. “I felt like maybe I took the foot off the gas a little bit.”

Posted by Staff @ 11:21 pm in French Open, Tennis | 33 Comments »

May 29th, 2017

Djokovic, Nadal Start Solid; American Nightmare at French Open

Djokovic in his post-match conference was asked about Agassi at length, prompting him to ask whether he should bring his coach in to the press room next time.

Posted by Special @ 6:16 pm in French Open, Tennis | 40 Comments »

May 28th, 2017

Thiem Dream; Nadal, Djokovic On Court Monday at French Open

“I was a bit nervous before the match,” Thiem said. “This tournament is the biggest highlight of the year of the year for me, the Slam on clay.

Posted by Staff @ 8:29 pm in French Open | 17 Comments »

May 26th, 2017

French Open Men’s Preview: Nadal, Djokovic End Up On Same Side Of Draw

Sean Randall previews the French Open men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:56 am in French Open | 29 Comments »

May 25th, 2017

Brad Gilbert: Djokovic-Agassi Has Potential To Be A Very Exciting Partnership

Brad Gilbert takes the new Andre Agassi-Novak Djokovic coaching relationship.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:48 am in Coaching | 2 Comments »

May 25th, 2017

First Look: Novak Djokovic With Andre Agassi On The Practice Court At The French Open

Novak Djokovic and Andre Agassi in their first public practice.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:06 am in French Open, Videos | 23 Comments »

May 23rd, 2017

5 Thoughts On Novak Djokovic Hiring Andre Agassi

Will the Novak Djokovic-Andre Agassi partnership pay off?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:51 pm in Rome | 23 Comments »

May 23rd, 2017

Poll: Who’s Your Early Favorite To Win The French Open?

Sean Randall has an early preview of the French Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:37 pm in French Open | 78 Comments »

May 22nd, 2017

Novak Djokovic Talks About The Hiring Of Andre Agassi

How did Novak Djokovic persuade Andre Agassi to return to tennis?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:30 am in Coaching | 26 Comments »

May 22nd, 2017

Novak Djokovic Switches From Uniqlo To Lacoste

Novak Djokovic will be wearing the Crocodile going forward.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:24 am in 2017 Season | No Comments »

May 22nd, 2017

Happy 30th Birthday To Novak Djokovic!

Novak Djokovic is now 30!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:05 am in 2017 Season, Videos | 6 Comments »

May 22nd, 2017

For The First Time In ATP Rankings History, The Entire Top 5 Is 30+

The men’s Top 5 is the oldest it’s ever been!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:57 am in Rankings | 8 Comments »