KEY BISCAYNE, Florida – Gustavo “Guga” Kuerten made an appearance at the Sony Ericsson when he held a news conference in the media center. Lucia Hoffman was on hand to ask him questions in both English and Portuguese.
In his own words:
First, that soon was kind of surprise for me (To be honored by this summer’s induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fame.) I just finish playing three, almost four years ago. The time flies, eh? Seems like it was yesterday.
But once I got to know, it was like a big emotion to over the years, getting deep in good times, hard times I had on my way through.
A great influence from my father that I had in the beginning, even knowing that it was for a short term of my life. I think is more enjoyable right now, because I can understand better my career and the impact that I could bring to tennis.
So it was pretty happy. Became my special, very special years since I just got my first baby and being accepted to the Hall of ...