TENNIS WORLD MAGAZINE

ISSUE 28 - 2015
How Richard Williams shaped the Williams Sisters

    ISSUE 28
TennisWorld Italia
Remember me

Tennis - Steffi Graf and Andre Agassi visit the Heidelberg Castle

Tennis - Graf says there is nothing like home ..
Tennis Stories  05 Aug 2013 - 21:16 / by Prakash / reads 7631.
Source:
Tennis Stories

Tennis - Tennis legends Steffi Graf and Andre Agassi took some time out of their schedules to visit the Heidelberg Castle on Monday. Graf posted this picture of her and her husband at the Castle saying "At the Heidelberg Castle. I've been to a lot of places and seen some incredible sights but there's nothing like home :)"

According to Wikipedia, Heidelberg Castle (in German: Heidelberger Schloss) is a famous ruin in Germany and landmark of Heidelberg. The castle ruins are among the most important Renaissance structures north of the Alps. The castle has only been partially rebuilt since its demolition in the 17th and 18th centuries. It is located 80 metres (260 ft) up the northern part of the Königstuhl hillside, and thereby dominates the view of the old downtown. It is served by an intermediate station on the Heidelberger Bergbahn funicular railway that runs from Heidelberg's Kornmarkt to the summit of the Königstuhl.

The earliest castle structure was built before AD 1214 and later expanded into 2 castles circa 1294; however, in 1537, a lightning-bolt destroyed the upper castle. The present structures had been expanded by 1650, before damage by later wars and fires. In 1764, another lightning-bolt destroyed some rebuilt sections.

Graf is from Germany but has been living with Agassi in Las Vegas since their marriage over a decade ago.

Give your vote:
Sponsored by
However, in modern tennis it is not enough to simply slice the ball back into play on every shot. You need a topspin backhand with which to put pressure on your opponent and win points quickly.



Also interesting...
US Open Preview Podcast! Who Are the Favorites?
US Open Preview Podcast! Who Are the Favorites?
US Open 2015 Draw Ceremony as it Happened! Andy Murray vs Nick Kyrgios in the First Round! Nadal Debuts Against Coric
US Open 2015 Draw Ceremony as it Happened! Andy Murray vs Nick Kyrgios in the First Round! Nadal Debuts Against Coric
John McEnroe: Nick Kyrgios Letting Pressure Get to Him
John McEnroe: Nick Kyrgios Letting Pressure Get to Him
Petra Kvitova: I´m tired and sleepy but I have to accept it
Petra Kvitova: I´m tired and sleepy but I have to accept it

DOWNLOAD 

Tennis World Magazine - issue 28

You can download the magazine by clicking on the link below.
 

http://d.pr/f/m3Js (around 60 mb)

 

You can also read the magazine online by here: 

www.tennisworldmagazine.com

WEEK'S MOST READ 
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun - Mirza and Mattek-Sands Have a Girls Night in Toronto (PICS INSIDE)
»
WTA Cincinnati: Victories for Venus Williams and Andrea Petkovic! Out Muguruza!
»
Roger Federer is in New York With His Family (PICS INSIDE)
»
Here are the Top 7 Female Tennis Players who Posed Naked (PICS INSIDE)!
»
Here is Why We Miss the Federer-Nadal Rivalry
»
BREAKING! Jimmy Connors New Coach for Eugenie Bouchard!
»
Novak Djokovic: At the beginning it was not easy to stomach the defeats against Federer and Nadal
»
All NIKE Tennis Legends Show US Open Outfits in New York City! (PICS INSIDE)
»
Rafael Nadal plays strip tennis (PICS INSIDE)
»
RISING WHEELCHAIR TENNIS STARS INVADED MPUMALANGA AND MANGAUNG