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#tbt Poster of Johan Kriek, known as one of the fastest players in tennis history, with a picture from the 1986 Roland Garros, the year Johan reached the Roland Garros semi-finals. If you want your players to learn how to move and construct a point on a clay court and much much more, join our summer camps! 13 weeks of summer camps start this upcoming Monday! To register call 704.488.2314! #JohanKriek #JohanKriekTennisAcademy #RolandGarros #tennis #GrandSlam #elitetennisacademy #summercamps #Charlotte #NC #tennislegend

#tbt Only 3 more days until Roland Garros! Picture: Roland Garros 1986: Johan Kriek defeated the clay master, Guillermo Vilas in the quarterfinal to reach the Roland Garros semi-finals! A match that Johan still considers as one of the most physically demanding matches he has ever played in his career. #JohanKriek #GuillermoVilas #RolandGarros #FrenchOpen #tennis #tennislegends #tennishistory #GrandSlam #throwbackthursday

#tbt Roland Garros 1986: @johankriek beats Guillermo Vilas to face Ivan Lendl in the semi-final. Beating Vilas was one of the toughest matches Johan has ever played. It was a match that took so much out of Johan that it left him injured for many weeks and forced him to miss Wimbledon that year.

Serena Williams, world number 1 and reigning French Open champion was severely trounced today by a fairly unknown Spaniard Garbine Muguruza. Muguruza played almost the same type of tennis Ana Ivanovic played against Williams at the Australian Open, where Ana trounced Williams as well. These two matches should be on every WTA player's I-Pad to see how it is done. And these two losses in majors should be a lesson for Serena on how to combat such situations that she rarely faced and now will [...]

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