Is it higher to win a Slam or turn out to be ATP No.1? Casper Ruud’s father talked about it. It is not a easy second for the Norwegian tennis participant. The three-time Grand Slam finalist was one step away from turning into ATP No.1, however has now slipped out of the Prime-10, because of a sequence of destructive performances and a few bodily issues.
With the tournaments on clay courts, that are roughly shut, Casper known as to react, to disprove all of the skeptics about his future.
Christian Ruud, father and coach of the Nordic tennis participant spoke to Tennis Majors and made a number of attention-grabbing statements, answering the query I posed at the start of the article: is it higher to win a Slam or turn out to be No.1?
“I was good at making a sport like tennis a little popular in Norway but Casper is much better than me and has attracted even more attention. Now I think this sport is becoming very popular and Norway is no longer it’s just winter sports but also something else, like tennis,” he stated.
“Is it better win a Slam or become ATP No.1?”
Ruud is carving out an essential area for himself in sport and his father, former quantity 39 on the earth rankings, has highlighted his development and expertise.
“When he was younger he was very decided, we left Norway to satisfy and discover new inspiration, perceive how others behaved with tennis and he was decided to do higher than me.
Casper set himself targets, we talked about reaching the Prime 50 by 26 however issues went a lot quicker. What are the long run targets? In 2023 he received a title, reached a Slam closing and at all times remained within the Prime-10, but there was discuss of a tough season.
For Casper it’s extra essential to win a Slam than to turn out to be primary on the earth and in 2022 he was one match away from each. The last word aim is clearly to win a Slam, then all tennis gamers need to keep within the Prime Ten, however to win a title, everyone knows, that will be one thing actually particular,” he informed.
Norway is a rustic that’s clearly rising, even in soccer. Simply consider Premier League stars like Odegaard and particularly Manchester Metropolis heart ahead Erling Haaland, thought of among the many finest sportsmen on the earth.