There was a famous character in Ruotula tennis centre on Monday – from the bigger circles. Swedish Joachim Johansson was on sight, not as a player, but as a coach candidate. Finnish tennis talent Henri Kontinen’s father Pentti announced, that Johansson is interested to coach Henri when he moves to mens tour after boys US Open this year.
Johansson has been in Tampere to get to know to Kontinen and to follow his matches. 26-year-old Johansson was the world number 9 in 2005, but he had to retire after suffering from different injuries for years.
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