Find the best quotes by Ivan Lendl.
You can never guarantee the wins but you can guarantee that you give it 100%. That way you can always look back and feel comfortable,…
Tennis is basically a game where you try to create an opportunity for yourself to finish the point, because you can’t wait for the opponent…
People may say I developed an iron will, but what really happened is that I made myself much fitter. I think an iron will is…
Olympic gold is obviously right up there with a grand slam. It’s a big win. You can say it’s more, you can say it’s less,…
Many times the players get in there and it’s just about as well as they could have done, and other times they get in there…
Many tennis coaches are enablers. They need the job more than the player needs the coach, and if the coach needs the job more than…
Many Czech people are very talented. They can do many things, but when they get to a certain level, they are satisfied. I am not…
If you look at any superior athlete, you will find a strong parental influence. Parents introduce their children to a sport, and then they support…
If you go to school and practice for five days a week, it still gives you two days you can go and see your friends,…
I don’t make a habit of watching tennis matches, but I try to watch all the major finals. I try to make time for that.…
I think if you look at Andre then and now, you look at two different models. Of course it’s personal preference, I think Andre now…
But it’s very difficult, I can tell you I played the Czech Open a few times and it’s very difficult just to go on to…
Because in order to beat Jimmy, I had to get around the ball a little bit quicker so I wasn’t always on defensive and catching…
I just travel all the time. And I was just looking at the schedules now and starting the first week of October I will be…
You know how kids are. They like to do what parents do.
But to be fair, if you take players from my era to now, the game has changed and the players have many more shots. They…
Not winning at Wimbledon is not going to bother me forever.
Tennis is not like other sports where the coach is hired by an independent entity, and that makes a huge difference in the dynamic.
My serve and my forehand I pretty much always had, but my backhand was a made backhand. I worked on it for years.
If you become great, then you can become happy. If you’re happy first, it’s much more difficult to be great.
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