There are certain shots in tennis history that you might call singular superstars. The Federer forehand. The Sampras serve. Most recently, there’s the Dominic Thiem backhand, a blistering one-hander that draws raves everywhere he plays. And given Thiem’s heavy playing schedule, that’s a lot of places.
So who is the man behind the backhand? Mary Carillo recently spoke with Thiem, exploring such topics as his longstanding relationship with his coach and his thoughts on the special qualities of the US Open.Watch video:
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