Grand old men of #Tennis: There are zero #GrandSlam Champions in 20s for first time


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Sport science

For the first time in the Open Era, the last nine Grand Slams have been won by players at least 31 years of age.

Analyst Craig O’Shannessy, who has worked with #Novak #Djokovic, said in an interview: “The sport science behind it, the nutrition, the recovery and just the work on the body – back 30 years ago, no one had a physio with them on tour… when you have a guy like #Roger #Federer that every single day his body is getting taken care of, his body is getting worked on, it literally slows the ageing process.”

Read more at: https://indianexpress.com/article/sports/tennis/the-grand-old-men-of-tennis-5381704/

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