Tennis Quotes

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Tennis Player Quotes:

  Andre Agassi
  Tracy Austin
  Victoria Azarenka
  Marion Bartoli
  Boris Becker
  Nick Bollettieri
  Bjorn Borg
  Mary Carillo
  Pat Cash
  Michael Chang
  Kim Clijster
  Jimmy Connors
  Jim Courier
  Lindsay Davenport
  Novak Djokovic
  Chris Evert
  Roger Federer
  Brad Gilbert
  Daniela Hantuchova
  Justine Henin
  Tim Henman
  Lleyton Hewitt
  Martina Hingis
  John Isner
  Ana Ivanovic
  Jelena Jankovic
  Andrea Jaeger
  Angelique Kerber
  Billie Jean King
  Anna Kournikova
  Amelie Mauresmo
  John McEnroe
  Andrei Medvedev
  Andy Murray
  Rafael Nadal
  Martina Navratilova
  John Newcombe
  Andy Roddick
  Patrick Rafter
  Marat Safin
  Pete Sampras
  Maria Sharapova
  Stan Smith
  Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
  Stan Wawrinka
  Mats Wilander
  Serena Williams
  Venus Williams
  Helen Wills

Boris Becker Quotes

Boris Becker
( Photo credit: Art Seitz ©2010 )

March 5, 2011: "Like tennis, poker is very much a mind game. You're out there on your own. It's fun to BS your opponents with your tactics."
Boris Becker, six-time Grand Slam winner who retired from the pro tennis tour in 1999, has a contract with pokerstars(dot)net and plays online, talking to ESPN The Magazine.
June 28, 2007: "He hasn't got any competition.  In the days of McEnroe, there was Bjorn Borg.  I had Ivan Lendl, Andre Agassi and Pete Sampras.  Now, on grass, we have Federer, and do you see anyone who can beat him?  Because I don't."
—three-time Wimbledon champion Boris Becker, telling The Sunday Telegraph (UK) that he doesn't see anyone who can dethrone Roger Federer at Wimbledon.
May 15, 2005: "I can't wait to see them commentate on the same match together. I'm very curious who will be lead commentator and who will be the sidekick. I hope it will happen but I don't think it will. There will definitely be tension between them. I know because whenever I sit down with Jimmy or John and have a beer, we talk about the other guy. Of course, they're just jealous of each other.”
Boris Becker, on former archrivals, Jimmy Connors and John McEnroe, who will share BBC commentary box this Wimbledon fortnight, talking to The Telegraph (UK)

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