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Andre Agassi, Chairman of the Board, Andre Agassi Foundation for Education and Founder, Agassi-Graf Holdings and Stefanie Graf, Chairman of the Board, Children for Tomorrow and founder, Agassi-Graf Holdings, in conversation with Ayaz Memon, Sports Writer and Journalist, during the 18th edition of Hindustan Times Leadership Summit (HTLS), in New Delhi.(HT Photo)

Pain, pressure and pleasure of tennis top couple - Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf

By HT Correspondent | Mumbai
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2020 03:26 PM IST
Andre Agassi and Stefanie Graf have tasted literally everything there is on the platter at the biggest stage of tennis: Grand Slam success, world No. 1 ranking, Olympic gold. And yet, for them, struggle remained a companion even at the top.
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Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf(HT photo)
Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf(HT photo)

‘In tennis, every day you go on court and strive to reach limits’, says Steffi Graf

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 04, 2020 04:17 AM IST
No such emotional roller-coaster for Graf, a 22-time Grand Slam champion who was glued to the top of the world rankings for a record 377 weeks, it’s safe to assume? “I was a good actress, then,” Graf quipped.
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Former tennis greats Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf while speaking on day 5 of the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2020.(HT Photo)
Former tennis greats Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf while speaking on day 5 of the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2020.(HT Photo)

HTLS 2020 - As you get closer to the top, the expectations are a lot: Graf on handling mental health

By hindustantimes.com | New Delhi, Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2020 11:01 PM IST
HTLS 2020: Talking about the pressures that elite sportspersons face on a daily basis, Graf highlighted how it becomes tough to ask for the best from yourself day in and day out.
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Former tennis great Andre Agassi.(HT Photo)
Former tennis great Andre Agassi.(HT Photo)

HTLS 2020 - Not knowing when to play next has been tough - Agassi on impact of Covid-19 on tennis players

By hindustantimes.com | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2020 09:59 PM IST
HTLS 2020: Talking about how the lockdown has impacted tennis players Agassi said that the toughest thing for players has been to deal with the unknown. The lack of clarity of when things will return to normal has been a challenge for the players he felt.
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FIle image of Serena Williams and Steffi Graf.(HT Collage/Reuters)
FIle image of Serena Williams and Steffi Graf.(HT Collage/Reuters)

HTLS 2020: Watching Serena Williams through such a long career has been amazing, says Steffi Graf

By hindustantimes.com | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2020 10:13 PM IST
On being asked about the debate on the greatest player of all time during the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2020, Graf said that she is just happy to be recognised for her achievements.
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Andre Agassi and Roger Federer(Getty Images)
Andre Agassi and Roger Federer(Getty Images)

HTLS 2020: The day I played Federer, I realised I was playing the greatest player of all time, says Andre Agassi

By hindustantimes.com | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2020 09:23 PM IST
HTLS 2020: Andre Agassi explained how facing Roger Federer for the first time, in the twilight of his career, convinced him that the Swiss player will be on the path to greatness.
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(Hindustan Times/YouTube)

Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2020 to begin shortly. Watch Live here

By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2020 05:50 PM IST
Day 5 of the 18th Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2020 will host Michelin star chefs and restaurateurs Gaggan Anand and Massimo Bottura, tennis icons Steffi Graf and Andre Agassi and founder and CEO of Central Square Foundation Ashish Dhawan and former Isro chairman Dr Krishnaswamy Kasturirangan.
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Steffi Graf of Germany plays a forehand during Day 5 of the 1998 Wimbledon Championships played in Wimbledon, London, England.(Getty Images)
Steffi Graf of Germany plays a forehand during Day 5 of the 1998 Wimbledon Championships played in Wimbledon, London, England.(Getty Images)

On this day: Born June 14, 1969: Steffi Graf, German tennis player

By Reuters | LONDON
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2020 06:39 PM IST
It was the year a 19-year-old Graf won the Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon, U.S. Open and Olympics. The Golden Slam.
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Serena Williams with the 2017 Australian Open trophy.(Getty Images)
Serena Williams with the 2017 Australian Open trophy.(Getty Images)

Serena Williams Birthday: 6 interesting facts about women tennis’ biggest star

By YASH BHATI | Hindustan Times, Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 26, 2019 11:27 AM IST
She currently has 23 Grand Slam titles and is just a single championship away from equalling Margaret Court’s record.
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File image of Serena Williams(USA TODAY Sports)
File image of Serena Williams(USA TODAY Sports)

Serena to return to Auckland for Australian Open warm-up

By AFP | Wellington
UPDATED ON AUG 20, 2019 08:55 AM IST
Currently ranked eighth in the world, the 37-year-old said she wanted to show New Zealanders what she could do on the court.
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File image of Sania Mirza.(Getty Images)
File image of Sania Mirza.(Getty Images)

Sania Mirza eyes a comeback by year end

By PTI | Bengaluru
UPDATED ON FEB 09, 2019 08:11 PM IST
Sania Mirza last played at the China Open in October, 2017 where she suffered a knee injury and was out of competition in early part of last year.
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Serena Williams of the US reacts after a point against Germany's Tatjana Maria during their women's singles match on day two of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 15, 2019(AFP)
Serena Williams of the US reacts after a point against Germany's Tatjana Maria during their women's singles match on day two of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 15, 2019(AFP)

Steffi Graf backs Serena Williams to surpass Court’s Grand Slam record

By Reuters | Reuters
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2019 11:50 AM IST
Graf acknowledged Williams had achieved her success in the more competitive Open era and said she would eventually finish her career as the game’s greatest player.
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Germany's Angelique Kerber lifts the trophy after winning the women's singles final match against Serena Williams of the United States, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.(AP)
Germany's Angelique Kerber lifts the trophy after winning the women's singles final match against Serena Williams of the United States, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.(AP)

Angelique Kerber crushes Serena Williams to win Wimbledon title

By Omnisport | Omnisport, London
UPDATED ON JUL 14, 2018 10:27 PM IST
Serena Williams had no answer to the defence of Angelique Kerber, who triumphed 6-3 6-3 in the Wimbledon final.
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Angelique Kerber celebrates during her semi final match against Jelena Ostapenko on Thursday.(REUTERS)
Angelique Kerber celebrates during her semi final match against Jelena Ostapenko on Thursday.(REUTERS)

Angelique Kerber beats Jelena Ostapenko, storms into second Wimbledon final

By Agence France-Presse | London
UPDATED ON JUL 12, 2018 07:07 PM IST
Angelique Kerber reached her second Wimbledon final on Thursday with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Latvia’s Jelena Ostapenko.
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Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko reacts during her first round match with Ukraine's Kateryna Kozlova at the French Open in Paris on Sunday.(Reuters)
Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko reacts during her first round match with Ukraine's Kateryna Kozlova at the French Open in Paris on Sunday.(Reuters)

Holder Jelena Ostapenko dumped in Round 1, Alexander Zverev advances in French Open

By Reuters | Reuters, Paris
UPDATED ON MAY 27, 2018 11:52 PM IST
While defending champion Jelena Ostapenko lost her women’s singles first round, Alexander Zverev advanced at the French Open on Sunday.
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