Andy Murray-Amalie Mauresmo split is getting snippy

Few breakups ever really are mutual. Though Andy Murray and coach Amelie Mauresmo said their split after nearly two years together was “mutual,” Mauresmo told L’Equipe that the tennis star’s demonstrative on-court behavior toward his box played a large part in her no longer wanting to continue their working relationship. Mauresmo, a former world No....
Via New York Post
8 days ago

Amelie Mauresmo opens up about split with Andy Murray

Amelie Mauresmo opened up this week about her recent split with world No. 2 player Andy Murray. Murray and Mauresmo announced a parting of ways this month after nearly two years together. The announcement was significant because Mauresmo had made history by becoming the first female head coach for a top male pro tennis player when she was hired in 2014. Mauresmo said that the split...
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Mauresmo explains coaching split with "complex" Murray

PARIS (AP) Amelie Mauresmo has revealed the reasons for her coaching split with Andy Murray, explaining they ''reached the end'' of what they could achieve and he was a ''complex'' player to work with. Murray became the first high-profile tennis player to hire a woman as a coach when he took on Mauresmo in June 2014, but they ended their working relationship on May 9. Under the...
Via Associated Press
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Murray hopes Mauresmo split not seen as failure for women

ROME (AP) Andy Murray hopes his split with Amelie Mauresmo isn't seen as a failure for women coaching top players. Speaking at the Italian Open on Tuesday, Murray says ''in my opinion it's nothing to do with Amelie being a woman. ... It takes a lot of time to do the job well and properly. It's not easy to do that for four, five years in a row.'' Mauresmo said in a statement Monday...
Via Associated Press
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Andy Murray splits from coach Amelie Mauresmo

LONDON (AP) Andy Murray split with coach Amelie Mauresmo on Monday, ending a groundbreaking two-year relationship during which the British star improved as a clay-court player but failed to add to his collection of Grand Slam titles. A statement released by Murray's management company didn't disclose the reason behind the decision, although Mauresmo said ''dedicating enough time...
Via Associated Press
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Mauresmo names full-strength team for Fed Cup semifinals

PARIS (AP) France captain Amelie Mauresmo will have her best players against the Netherlands in the Fed Cup semifinals next week. Maursemo named Kristina Mladenovic, Caroline Garcia, Alize Cornet and Pauline Parmentier on Wednesday for the April 16-17 series on clay in Trelaze. Mauresmo convinced the 45th-ranked Cornet to return to the team after she skipped the first round against...
Via Associated Press
April 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Andy Murray writes staunch defense of coach Amelie Mauresmo

Andy Murray is coached by Amelie Mauresmo. Not a typical coupling in men's tennis to have a woman coaching a superstar male. Murray advanced to the semifinals of the French Open on Thursday with a four-set win over Spain's David Ferrer. He will face world No. 1 Novak Djokovic next in a semifinal. Pretty good for a guy being coached by a woman. However, Murray in his column for L...
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June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

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