Andre Agassi : Learn from People who Already Made it
September 25, 2016

Nothing can substitute for just plain hard work. I had to put in the time to get back. And it was a grind. It meant training and sweating every day. But I was completely committed to working out to prove to myself that I still could do it asserted by tennis star Andre Agassi.

He had committed that practice have significan tvalue in life and you cannot win over if you ar enot prcactciing.

My father actually moved out from Chicago just so he could play tennis 365 days a year, so it was – it was a place we played every day. We played before school. We played after school. We woke up. We played tennis. We brushed our teeth in that order.

He was admitted to Tennis accedemony by his father in florida. his father was suppose to withdraw him from accedemy as he could not paid fees. But at a same time, bolletary came in to life. He had seen him playing him tennis and allow him to play tennis without fees and with hostel facility.

After prcticising for 3 years here he entered in to professional tennis. He participated in 43 tournaments and won over prize of 1 million USA dollar.

Next he went on to win the Australian Open in 2000, 2001 and 2003. Agassi has earned more than $30 million in prize money in his career. Apart from the tennis, Agassi’s popularity was such that he earned nearly $25 million from advertising every year during his career. From having numerous setbacks in his career, Agassi can be called the ‘comeback king’ who came back strong after each setback. He has truly become one of the most celebrated sportsmen on the planet with his achievements and flamboyant personality.

Won Awards : 2003 Best Male Tennis Player ESPY,
2000 Best Male Tennis Player ESPY
1992 BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year

His lost his form in 1997 was worsened by a wrist injury, which kept him out of most of the season. In the year 1998, he jumped from No.110 in the world to No.6 by winning five titles. In 1999, Agassi won the French Open by coming back from two to love in a dramatic win over Andrei Medvedev. He became only the fifth player in history to win all four Grand Slams in their career. In 1999, he also won the U.S. Open. He had successfully comeback from nowhere to be a top contender for every Grand Slam title.

His attitude for white dress in tennis tournament was highly criticize by world. Even his get up, styles and marriage life were on discussion of world.His relationship with Barbra Streisand had shocked world.

Finally, he quit and declare retirement in the year 2006. He had said GOOD BYE to tennis world with record of winning tournament as highest age of 33 years.

Awesome game, Awesome player and awesome tennis.

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Dr Shailesh Thaker

Dr. Shailesh Thaker is a world-renowned management thinker and trainer on organizational behavior and development. He is the CLO of Knowledge Plus Inc., a highly reputed training firm based in Ahmedabad, India, helping organizations to achieve international benchmarks in management practices.

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