July is approaching and more and more players, coaches, and tennis insiders think that it will be nearly impossible for the professional Tour to resume when the ATP and WTA current suspension expires. Since looking to the future is a complicated matter during these times of isolation, many have decided to take a trip down memory lane instead.
Images, videos, and anecdotes resurfaced all over social media, including those of current tennis celebrities just before or right after they hit the success button. Ready for some oldies?
Let’s see who can figure out first when & where this was taken 👀😃👶🏼🏐⏳#throwbackthursday #throwback #goodtimes #oldtimes #nostalgia #StanTheYoungMan #StanTheMan pic.twitter.com/jlHFIhGrk0 — Stanislas Wawrinka (@stanwawrinka) April 16, 2020
Another one from the archives!
Talk about digging deep in the archives.
Well imagine myself nowdays and few years ago...
such a big difference, right? 🤦🏼♀️🙈 I dont think sponsors would be happy for me (thank you @head_tennis) and my emotions full of frustration 😤 and tears 🥺 but what didnt kill me made me stronger💪🏻 @WTA pic.twitter.com/WyceN6gztL — Barbora Krejcikova (@B_Krejcikova) April 16, 2020
Cant believe it’s been 12 years.
Fine, this one isn’t really that old.
Abril de 2010. Primera ronda del Future F4 de la @AATenis en el Tenis Club Argentino 🇦🇷.
¿Cuantos hubieran asegurado que este joven de 17 años hoy sería 13 del mundo? Diego Sebastián Schwartzman 🇦🇷 @dieschwartzman con la misma intensidad.
Y @silvana_daiez ❤ atrás. pic.twitter.com/mvVPDcfY0A — BATennis (@BATennisCom) March 30, 2020
But it’s still funny: