Reflecting on the 2016 Hall of Fame Inductees

Last Saturday’s International Tennis Hall of Fame induction offered it all: tears and laughter, feelings of grandeur and humility, memories and hopes for the future. Also, lots of sun. Class of 2016 Inductees Marat Safin and Justine Henin were joined by last year’s honoree Amelie Mauresmo (who missed the 2015 ceremony due to pregnancy) for the day, from the morning press-conference...
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7 days ago

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
May 23, 2016

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
May 21, 2016  |  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
May 21, 2016  |  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

Amelie Mauresmo inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) Amelie Mauresmo has been inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame. Mauresmo headed the 2015 class Saturday during a 75-minute ceremony on the grass courts. Joining Mauresmo were six-time Paralympic medalist David Hall of Australia and Nancy Jeffett, elected in the contributor category. The 36-year-old Mauresmo is expecting her first child in early August...
Via Associated Press
July 18, 2015  |  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...
Via FOX Sports
June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Two-time major champ Mauresmo expecting first child

  Two-time major champion Amelie Mauresmo has announced that she is expecting her first child this summer. Mauresmo, who won both the Australian Open and Wimbledon in 2006, was No. 1 for 39 weeks in her career, becoming the first Frenchwoman to reach the top of the computer rankings since they were introduced in the 1970s. Mauresmo, who announced she was gay back in 1999, is now...
Via Associated Press
April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

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