A lesson in tennis

Jun 08, 2012, 07:10 IST | Special Features

Leander Paes has had multiple partners in his over two decades of playing professional tennis.

So what’s the secret behind his forming successful partnerships with most of them? “It comes from friendship,” Leander told CS, “Everything about the profession is not necessarily about the profession, so everything about tennis doesn’t come from the techniques.

If it was, I wouldn’t have been in 27 grand slam finals, because my technique is not perfect. But there’s a lot of passion, hard work and camaraderie.” Quite a lesson in tennis there, Lee!

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