Some pics of Ivan’s match against Mats Wilander.

Ivan Lendl

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Yannick Noah is best remembered for winning the men’s singles title at the French Open in 1983.
Since his retirement from the game, Noah has remained in the public eye as a popular music performer.

Yesterday, he played a doubles match with Arnaud Clément against Guy Forget and Arnaud Boetsch.

Arnaud Clément and Yannick Noah
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Nike ads with John McEnroe – part 1

Shhhh (1994?)

A really creative commercial with Big Mac, Andre Agassi, Jim Courier, Richard Krajicek and Cédric Pioline.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OlWmTqNpzRM[/youtube]

Longest point ever (1996) with Andre Agassi and Pete Sampras

One of my favorites Agassi-Sampras commercial (with Guerilla Tennis). Nike dreamed it, Isner-Mahut did it.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZ4-VfSVL1o[/youtube]
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In 1978, McEnroe signed one of the first professional endorsement deals in tennis: an 8-year clothing contract with Sergio Tacchini. That same year, Nike signed him for a shoe-contract. McEnroe was the top money maker of the day, and even when he wasn’t winning, he received considerable attention due to his frequent on-court outbursts.

In the late 70s, Nike launched the Rebel with a cause campaign (a reference to James Dean’s film Rebel without a cause).

John was featured in commercials and billboards advertisements, which portrayed him as the quick-tempered player he was.

McEnroe continued to wear Sergio Tacchini clothes until the mid-80’s, he then signed a clothes and shoes contract with Nike.

Did you know that the famous Agassi’s denim shorts were originally designed for Mac but he refused to wear them.

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After Ivan Lendl had cancelled his adidas deal in 1990, he signed a reported $20 million racket and clothing contract with Japanese company Mizuno.

Watch out one of Ivan’s commercial for Mizuno: I play to win