Social
News
Live Scores
Log In    Join 1 Click
Find City 
 
Zip Code is for US and Canada  
 
  Social
No1 online tennis club
Or
  Lost password
Australian Open - Melbourne  Melbourne
Australian Open - Melbourne  Melbourne
  1 Comment
Even if I lost I would have been happy. FEDERER
  3 Comments
Kyrgios loses to Seppi after squandering a 2-0 set lead and a M ...
  2 Comments
Deaf player 1 step from qualifying to the Australian Open
  2 Comments
Konta wins the title in Sydney
  2 Comments
HILIARIOUS. Fake Nadal caught on camera
  3 Comments
Kyrgios shocks with anti-Trump shirt
SHOCKING. Becker splits with Djokovic
SHOCKING. Becker splits with Djokovic
06-Dec-16 Mark Hall 
 

Boris and Novak part ways after 3 fantastic years.

 
 
1
Comment
 
3979
Followers
 
         
 

When Boris Becker joined Novak Djokovic’s team three years ago, many people were skeptical. Eventually, the partnership proved to be immensely good after Nole dominated the sport winning six slams (25 titles). Like everything in life, there is a start and an end and the end of this great partnership was announced yesterday.

When things got sideways

Things were great until Djokovic won the most coveted and tormented tournament in 2016: the Roland Garros. After winning the French Open, the Serb had problems with his motivation, and in the last part of the season, he asked the help of the controversial “spiritual guru” Pepe Imaz.

Djokovic had the idea of Imaz taking care of the mental part of the game while Becker had to take care of the technical part, but in tennis, you cannot split the two and probably Becker's most significant contribution to Nole’s tennis was how to approach the game.

Paris

Djokovic coaches, Becker and Vajda, didn’t show up in Bercy in the Nole’s box (Pepe Imaz was there) to raise some doubts about the solidity of the team. 

The ultimatum and the split

Eventually, Becker said to Djokovic that he had to choose between him and Imaz, and the Serb went for the guru. He might regret this choice.

Yesterday, both Becker ad Djokovic announced the split.


 

Free Tennis Lessons

 
Was Djokovic right to split with Becker?

 

 
TWITTER REACTION     
                                 


 


 

Free Tennis Lessons

 
FANTASTIC RIDE     
                                 


 

Becker   Djokovic   Coach   Controversy   Imaz  
 Follow us on Facebook -
 Follow us on Twitter -  
 Was Djokovic right to split with Becker?  
Robert
 
Terrible decision from a professional point of view. Probably the correct one from a family point of view. I can`t see him regaining the world no.1 spot unless Murray caves in.
 Reply 07-Dec-2016
  +Add Your Voice
23507 engaged   
Controversy News
News and Results alerts Controversy
Novak Djokovic   Ranking History
 
 Blogs
Tennis Two Handed Backhand Technique | Rotation  
Tennis Two Handed Backhand Technique | Rotation
Tennis Serve Lesson | 5 Steps To A Great WTA Serve  
Tennis Serve Lesson | 5 Steps To A Great WTA Serve
Novak Djokovic Return of Serve Analysis  
Novak Djokovic Return of Serve Analysis
 
See All
 
Become a
Contributor
Become a contributor  

Promote your blog ---> We will help you to spread you words.

Become a contributor and join the Tennis Tonic Team!!!!





Ask to become a contributor
 
 Become a contributor
  >>  
 
 
 Latest Discussions
  Federer the G.O.A.T. He looked like Fed from 2001-2009
  Sensational match from Roger. I wonder if he can repeat...
  Kyrgios might win 1 or 2 majors, but he will never be ...
  Too much expectation also. I mean, everyone was wonderi...
  I start to think that the guy is a lost cause. No coach...
See All
 
Recently Viewed
 
 Rankings
 
 ATP
 WTA
Novak Djokovic

News and Results alerts Novak Djokovic

Receive News

Receive Scores
   
   
   
..  By following you agree to Terms
     
       


News and Results alerts 

Receive News

Receive Scores
   
   
   
..  By following you agree to Terms
     
       
 
 
Receive News and Videos about Controversy

..  By following you agree to Terms
 
 
 
Please complete
  >>  
 

On Submit you agree with Terms
About Us News | Advertise with Tennis Tonic | Term of Use | Privacy | Links | Contact Us | Feedback
 
Ask a Question to Tennis Tonic Close 
 
I am a :
Name :  
Email :
Question :
Verification Code : *
  >>