Pete Sampras

Strokes of Genius (Sports Stars) by Mark Stewart

Publisher: Children"s Press (CT)

Written in English
Cover of: Pete Sampras | Mark Stewart
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Subjects:

  • Biography & Autobiography - Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports & Recreation - Racket Sports,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Biography,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Sampras, Pete,
  • Tennis players,
  • United States,
  • Children: Grades 3-4
  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9564180M
    ISBN 100516270745
    ISBN 109780516270746
    OCLC/WorldCa43952179

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An athletic prodigy, Pete resolved from his earliest playing days never to let anything get in the way of his love for the game/5(K).

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‎Pete Sampras is arguably the greatest player tennis has ever seen. A man whose hard-nosed work ethic led to an unprecedented No. 1 world ranking for consecutive weeks, and whose prodigious talent made possible an as yet unbroken 14 Grand Slam record.

Yet. Mar 16,  · Andre Agassi admitted he was "out of line" and apologised for poking fun at Pete Sampras during a In his book, Agassi criticised Sampras for being a. Pete Sampras was born on August 12, in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Petros Sampras. He is an actor, known for Arli$$ (), Record Breakers () and Wimbledon Official Film ().

He has been married to Bridgette Wilson-Sampras since September 30. Sep 10,  · A few months later Agassi advanced to his first US Open final and there was Pete Sampras waiting in the title clash on September 9, in what.

Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi are retired professional men's tennis players who were both ranked World No.

1 during the s, Sampras holding the world's top-rank spot for a then-record weeks while Agassi held it for weeks. With contrasting styles and temperaments, they played each other 34 times from throughwith Sampras winning 20 matches.

May 26,  · About A Champion’s Mind. Pete Sampras is arguably the greatest tennis player ever, a man whose hard-nosed work ethic led to an unprecedented number one world ranking for weeks, and whose prodigious talent made possible a record-setting fourteen Grand Slam titles.

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Get. Mar 01,  · Pete Sampras, left, got the last laugh on Andre Agassi, beating him in an exhibition nearly a year after the two exchanged harsh words at another event. Credit Mike Segar/Reuters. Pete Sampras was born on August 12, in Potomac, Maryland.

His parents, Sammy and Georgia Sampras are of Greek heritage. The Sampras family moved to Palos Verdes, California in Education Sampras took up tennis after his family moved to southern California in Pete Sampras is arguably the greatest tennis player ever, a man whose hard-nosed work ethic led to an unprecedented number one world ranking for weeks, and whose prodigious talent made possible a record-setting fourteen Grand Slam titles.

Pete Sampras is arguably the greatest tennis player ever, a man whose hard-nosed work ethic led to an unprecedented number one world ranking for weeks, and whose prodigious talent made possible a record-setting fourteen Grand Slam titles.

While his more vocal rivals sometimes grabbed the headlines, Pete always preferred to let his racket do the talking/5(5). Cathy gave me Pete Sampras’ new book, A Champion’s Mind, for my birthday.

If you read this blog with some regularity, you know that I am a huge tennis fan. Pete has written a great book, for Author: Bud Bilanich.

Pete Sampras is arguably the greatest tennis player ever. Here, for the first time, Pete speaks freely about what it was like to possess what he calls "the Gift".

Sampras book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Award-winning tennis writer H.A. Branham takes you along as Pete Sampras prepares /5(7).

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Aug 06,  · Pete Sampras is arguably the greatest player tennis has ever seen. A man whose hard-nosed work ethic led to a No. 1 world ranking for an unprecedented consecutive weeks, and whose prodigious talent made possible fourteen Grand Slam victories a feat surpassed only by Roger Federer, cheered on by Pete himself, at the Wimbledon final/5(35).

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