“As hordes of reporters and photographers were in Melbourne, Australia, over the weekend documenting Belarus’ Victoria Azarenka’s and Serbia’s Novak Djokovic’s continued dominance, I had an on-court seat to watch America’s future being personally molded by the greatest tennis player New York has ever produced—John McEnroe.
It was just another cold January day for most residents of Bethpage, Long Island, but for the students of John McEnroe Tennis Academy, it was just another afternoon of intense focus inside the newest of his three metropolitan locations.
But can McEnroe return American tennis to prominence? That is the $64,000 question.”
Article written By Benjamin J. Block