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Yesterday 05:21 PM
Chris Moltisanti
Re: Del Potro's News and Articles

ok. thanks
Yesterday 05:19 PM
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Originally Posted by Chris Moltisanti View Post
is there any news about del potro? how come there is so less known about his state? is he training again and what about a new coach? does anybody know something?
He started training again two weeks ago. No news about a coach.
Yesterday 05:13 PM
Chris Moltisanti
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is there any news about del potro? how come there is so less known about his state? is he training again and what about a new coach? does anybody know something?
08-14-2015 02:50 PM
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Surprised there hasn't been more discussion about Juan getting rid of Franco and Martiniano. Wonder who he will replace them with.
08-05-2015 06:32 AM
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I hope he makes it back, but that is a lot to overcome
08-04-2015 07:43 PM
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Delpo on fb the other day:
( I don't have fb but still can see it via google)

Ya pasaron los momentos más difíciles de mi carrera, en los que no sabía qué haría en el futuro. Ya les conté el malestar de una persona que no puede hacer lo que le gusta y sufre ver tenis por televisión. Hoy el presente es totalmente distinto y siento una gran expectativa por la nueva etapa que empezó esta semana.

Antes de la última cirugía en la muñeca izquierda les comentaba con un video que lo hacía por el tenis. Que podría haber tenido una vida distinta, con la raqueta guardada, gracias a las terapias alternativas; pero que si quería pegarle de revés como sé pegarle tenía que pasar por el quirófano otra vez. En esa decisión mostré mi pensamiento sobre el futuro. Hoy estoy con mayor determinación que nunca para emprender el camino del regreso. Ya no más dudas ni interrogantes. Comienza una nueva carrera para mí.

Esto no quiere decir que sea fácil. Siempre uso la figura de “las piedras en el camino” pero realmente lo siento así, que quizá tuve más piedras que otros, más rocas que piedras, pero hay que saber treparlas, hacerse fuerte y aprender a escalar.

Tres operaciones en la muñeca izquierda, una en la derecha. No sé cuántos casos parecidos hubo en el tenis. Sólo sé que cuando me pongo algo en la cabeza trato de cumplirlo sí o sí con todo lo que esté a mi alcance.

Esta semana empecé con los trabajos de kinesiología en la mano y con ejercicios físicos livianos. Si bien arranco de cero, estuve siguiendo una dieta para mantener el peso. Me tomaré el tiempo que sea necesario para designar a mi nuevo equipo técnico.

Quiero darles las gracias de siempre a los que me paran por la calle, a los que me escriben en las redes sociales para preguntarme cómo estoy o cuándo vuelvo. A los que están pendientes sin escribirme también. No sé en cuánto tiempo, no sé en qué nivel, pero espero estar con ustedes en el circuito nuevamente.


The hardest moments of my career are gone, those in which I didn't know what I would do next. I've already told you the discomfort of being unable to do what I like and the suffering of watching tennis on TV. Today is a different story. I have great expectations for a new stage that began this week.

Before my last wrist surgery I told you on video that I was committing myself again in order to play pain-free. I told you I might have had a different life thanks to alternative therapies. But if I wanted to hit the double-handed backhand as I know I had to undergo surgery again. In that decision I exposed my thoughts about the future. Today I am more committed than ever to trying to come back. No more doubts or question marks. A new career for me starts today.

This doesn't mean it's easy. I always use the figure of "stumbling blocks" but I really feel that way. Maybe I found more stumbling blocks than others did, but you have to jump over them, overcome the problems, become stronger and move on.

Three surgeries on my left wrist, one on my right wrist. I don't know how many cases like mine there were in tennis. I just know that when I have a goal I try to achieve it.

This week I began rehab and did some light workout. While I start from scratch, I've been on a diet to maintain weight. I'll take the time that's necessary to name my new technical team.

I want to thank those who always talk to me on the streets, the ones what write on Twitter or Facebook to ask me how I feel or when I will return. Those who are waiting for me without contacting me, too. I don't know how long it will take, I do not know at what level I will play, but I hope to be with you on the tour again.

He seems very positive. Things are on the up I doubt he'll be coming back that soon though. At this rate it'll just be great to see him play.
07-26-2015 02:29 AM
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Oh dear, he is not even bothering to go PR to USO. Hope he's back soon!
07-24-2015 05:18 PM
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Juan posted this on FB:

Del Potro posted this on FB:

Hola a todos. Quiero contarles que Franco y Martiniano han dejado de ser mis entrenadores. Sólo tengo palabras de agradecimiento por los años que hemos trabajado juntos y les deseo lo mejor. También un agradecimiento especial a sus respectivas familias por el cálido apoyo más allá del tenis.
Hello everyone. I wanted to tell you that Franco and Martiniano are no longer part of my team. I'm really grateful for the years we've worked together and I wish them the very best. I'm also thankful to their families for their warm support that goes beyond tennis
01-13-2015 06:12 PM
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Lovely to have him back, long may it last
12-16-2014 10:38 AM
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Originally Posted by FarleyD View Post
So looking forward to his return, feels like a long time. Hope he comes back better than ever.
I hope so too.

Wrist has been bothering him from what I've heard recently, but nothing serious.
12-08-2014 01:22 PM
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So looking forward to his return, feels like a long time. Hope he comes back better than ever.
11-28-2014 04:00 PM
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Comes back at the Brisbane 250 event. Hooray! Now maybe I will get into singles tennis again. May the big man stay healthy for a whole year this time.
08-23-2014 03:52 PM
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Is Juan still on to return in September? I really hope so. I don't want him to be doing things he shouldn't be, but the lack of news about him is frustrating. Does he make the Argentine press or gossip pages at all does anyone know?
03-25-2014 04:53 AM
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Get well soon Big Papi. The tour needs you!!!

03-24-2014 06:50 PM
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Juan on FB:


Dear friends,

I want to tell you that after a period of medical treatment, in which we tried to be competitive on a tennis court, and following new examinations done today, my doctor Richard Berger decided that I should have surgery to fix the problem on my left wrist. It will be tomorrow, Monday, March 24th.

Obviously, it's not the easiest choice or the happiest moment of my career. I experienced a similar situation and I know how hard it is to be out of the tour, the desire to return, the endless weeks of recovery and how difficult it is to start fighting for the top spots in the rankings again.

As always, thank you to those who express their support in any part of Argentina and the world, during tournaments, on the streets or social networks. The strength you send me and my desire will be crucial during my recovery.

Thank you very much to all,
Juan Martín

Stay strong Juan Martin and all the best for a fully recovery
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