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Retirement is not a gift says Agassi

June 6, 2004 LONDON (AFP) – US tennis great Andre Agassi said that retiring from the sport was not like a gift and he would not necessarily announce his withdrawal from the sport should he win a second Wimbledon title in July. The 34-year-old is one of only five players to have won all four Grand Slams but following his stunning first round exit at the French Open to world number 271 Jerome Haehnel speculation has been mounting that he will soon retire. “It (retirement) won’t be choreographed,” he told the Sunday Times. “I don’t think that’s part of my nature. “But I hope it will be more responsible than just a whim. “It’ll be somewhere between the two. “I’ve never been very interested in tying a little bow round … Read entire article »

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