Re: If Djokovic didn't have the Todd Martin debacle
Originally Posted by samanosuke
Martin ruining Nole's serve is even more pathetic myth. How someone who had better serve than Nole could have ruined his serve. If Nole needed excuse he should have employed Chang to improve his serve and net play. Rookie mistake
Not really, Nole went from decent server to one of the worst in top 50. If I remember correctly, he was for a while the only player with more dfs than aces in top 50 if not in top 100, something like that. No idea what exactly Martin was supposed to do, but he must have had some impact there.
“There’s so many athletes, tennis players around the world,” he continued, trying to put his life into some kind of perspective, “they want to be the best in what they do. They want to succeed. Many of them, they don’t succeed in the end. I’m fortunate to have this opportunity and succeed.”