Tennis

Legendary Words from Tennis Masters

Champions keep playing until they get it right. Follow the Legends, get out there and get into the full swing!

1. Arthur Ashe

An activist and former American World No.1 tennis player, winner of three Grand Slam titles and the first African American to win the men’s singles at Wimbledon and the U.S. Open.

Start where you are. Use what you have, do what you can - Arthur Ashe

2. John McEnroe

One of the best tennis players in history. Johnny Mac won seven Grand Slam singles titles, nine Grand Slam men’s doubles titles and one Grand Slam mixed doubles title. McEnroe is known for his touch on the volley and shot-making artistry as well as those infamous on-court screams of “you cannot be serious”.

Let the racket do the talking - John McEnroe

3. Steffi Graf

Rated among the greatest of all time in the sport and a winner of 107 singles titles. Steffi got the Golden Slam for winning all four Grand Slam singles titles and the Olympic gold medal in the same calendar year!

Never look back, look forward - Steffi Graf

4. Chris Evert

A former World No.1 professional tennis player who won 18 Grand Slam singles championships and 3 doubles titles. “Chrissie” established a record for career winning percentage and was awarded the Philippe Chatrier award.

Take the initiative and play your game - Chris Evert

5. Boris Becker

A tennis star who became the youngest Wimbledon men’s champion in history as a 17-year old. A six-time major singles champion and a winner of 13 Masters Series titles. Currently, Becker is Novak Djokovic’s coach.

Love the winning, take the losing, love to play - Boris Becker

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