McEnroe


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McEnroe

John (Patrick Jr). born 1959, US tennis player: US singles champion (1979--81; 1984) and doubles champion (1979; 1981; 1989): Wimbledon singles champion (1981; 1983; 1984) and doubles champion (1979; 1981; 1983; 1984; 1992)
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The Swede is wound so tight his psychological string may snap at any point, while McEnroe is reduced to not much more than a greatest hits package of famous on-court rants.
Danish film-maker Janus Metz Pedersen immortalises this battle of fortitude and sweat-drenched resilience in Borg Vs McEnroe.
McEnroe might have been young, but he failed to project the image of America his countrymen insisted upon whenever their sporting stars performed overseas.
Johannesburg [South Africa], June 29 ( ANI ): Tennis legend John McEnroe has admitted that it would have been better had he not made the 'No 700 on men's tour' remark for 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams.
the program's co-host Norah O'Donnell asked McEnroe on Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila), as relayed by Bleacher Report.
McEnroe has been widely criticised for appearing to belittle the achievements of Williams, but defended his remarks.
McEnroe added: "Maybe at some point, a women's tennis player can be better than anybody.
Part of what makes it a fascinating dynamic is that Lendl and McEnroe are such different characters and have brought opposite benefits to Murray and Raonic.
McEnroe was renowned for his on-court antics and admitted: "I was probably uncoachable.
McEnroe and Connors always had a fiery relationship in their playing days and once nearly came to blows on court.
But McEnroe reckons the era of Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal, Murray and Djokovic is drawing to a close.
THE son of tennis legend John McEnroe has been arrested after police caught him allegedly buying cocaine and more than two dozen prescription pills.