” Billie-Jean King used to take me out on court and say that she just wanted to watch my forehand. You can’t get greater praise than that. “


” But you are always remembered for how many Slams you win, not weeks at No. 1. “


” The majority of people don’t even realise I was a tennis player. The older you get, the less people remember what you did before. “


” You want to do it on your own terms – not to be forced out because your body breaks down. I had to quit because of injury and I was crying for weeks. I used to wake up in the morning and think ‘what am I getting up for now?’ “


” I know what it is to win and to lose, and the last thing you want when you’ve lost is to have a microphone stuck under your nose. “


” I work on ‘A Question of Sport’ which comes out of Manchester and you see how it’s important to take parts of the BBC to other parts of the nation. “


” I suppose it must be true that if you have a bad practice, you’ll probably have a good match! “



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Billie-Jean King used to take me out on court and say that she just wanted to watch my forehand. You can
But you are always remembered for how many Slams you win, not weeks at No. 1.
The majority of people don
You want to do it on your own terms - not to be forced out because your body breaks down. I had to quit because of injury and I was crying for weeks. I used to wake up in the morning and think
I know what it is to win and to lose, and the last thing you want when you
I work on
I suppose it must be true that if you have a bad practice, you

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