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Steffi Graf and Andre Agassi’s son Jaden commits to play baseball at USC

A high school sophomore, Steffi Graf and Andre Agassi’s son Jaden Agassi, 15, has a fastball that hits 87 mph and also plays third base

tennis Updated: Sep 06, 2017 22:32 IST
Jaden Agassi,Steffi Graf,Andre Agassi
Jaden Agassi (C) is the son of tennis greats Steffi Graf and Andre Agassi.(Twitter/phillipagassi)

Former tennis stars Steffi Graf and Andre Agassi’s 15-year-old son has committed to play baseball at USC.

Jaden Agassi, a high school sophomore who plays on the Las Vegas Recruits travel team, made the announcement on his private Instagram account, which his uncle tweeted. Agassi is a member of the 2020 recruiting class.

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As a pitcher, Agassi, who is 6-foot-2 and almost 200 pounds, consistently hits the mid- to upper-80s with his fastball. He also plays third base.

Graf won 22 grand slam singles titles in her career, and Agassi won eight.

First Published: Sep 06, 2017 20:33 IST