Why are kids unable to win the larger tournaments? The seven-time Grand Slam winner Mats Wilander believes that there’s an apparent motive for this. '(Roger) Federer and (Rafael) Nadal are clearly the 2 greatest gamers of all time when it comes to dominating in two generations,' Wilander mentioned, as quoted by The Washington Publish. 'I’ve by no means seen two gamers with that a lot drive, expertise and keenness for the spot. I feel they’ve fuelled one another in some ways. That’s the true motive we don’t have teenage winners.'

Wilander additionally believes that gamers being extra skilled of their strategy has additionally been an element in recent times: 'It sounds shallow, but it surely’s not; it’s an enormous distinction. In our day, individuals couldn’t afford to have a bodily coach, a bodily therapist a tennis coach. A lot of guys simply travelled on their very own. We made good cash, don’t get me improper, however not sufficient to spend $50,000 per week on three or 4 completely different individuals to maintain our physique on a regular basis. So it’s powerful at this time till you’ll be able to break via and make good cash and encompass your self with the staff you need.'

Wilander was talking throughout Wimbledon, he can be again as Eurosport commentator on the US Open, New York.


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