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"Annette gives me a feeling of safety. This is extremely important for a sensitive person like me" - Stefan Edberg on his wife Annette Olsen. Read the article

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161. Stefan Edberg, a critical analysis - by Suketu -
(Edberg experiences/Fan reports)
... who won an incredible 11 Grand Slam titles. The one difference was that while contemporaries were standing Borg-like at the back of their clay courts, hammering top spin forehands and 2 handed backhands, ...
... a lot better." Edberg had success on fast surfaces such as grass and hard court with his single-handed backhand. He won Wimbledon, the Australian Open and the U.S. Open two times each, and reached ...
... lesson pupils from Years 4 to 8 focussed on the basics of their game, including serves, volleys and backhands, with Stefan leading by example and showing off some of his best strokes. Iain Tullett, ...
164. Edberg wins Champions Series title in Grand Cayman
(News/Senior exhibitions and tournaments)
... Safin netted a backhand return off of an Edberg kick-serve out wide. Edberg said he enjoyed the intensive nature of the winner-take-all champion’s tie-breaker, which is as exciting as a sprint to the ...
... style and his wonderful backhands. He’s living now in Sweden, with his wife and their two kids (13 and 17 years old). He’s only following tennis with one eye, he’s too busy with his finance and real ...
... his outstanding run at the 1992 US Open, talks about the upcoming edition of the Roland Garros and reveals the secrets of his backhand volley. ...
167. Michael, Stefan and that final...
(News/General news)
...  Swede is finally able to take control of his rival and start the match that everyone had expected. Edberg begins to draw the court with inspired geometry, he follows his sliced backhand approaches as ...
168. Rafter Wins Classic Final
(News/Senior exhibitions and tournaments)
... and generally giving a masterclass in how to play tennis near the net. It was Rafter who finally struck the decisive blow, hitting a stunning running backhand down the line passed the incoming Edberg ...
169. Chang beats Edberg in Paris
(News/Senior exhibitions and tournaments)
...  Chang won 4-6, 6-1 10-2 (Champions' Tie-Break). The first set was a nervy affair, with both players exchanging service breaks early on. Edberg’s glorious backhand and volleying finesse told at the ...
170. Stefan beats Muster again
(News/Senior exhibitions and tournaments)
... court. It looks too easy for him. When you attack him he slices the ball and keeps it safe. If you don’t, he hits the backhand and closes the net. He is unbelievable. It’s a pleasure to watch him. The ...
171. Edberg loses to Rusedski in tight second match
(News/Senior exhibitions and tournaments)
... set points in the tie-break, Rusedski saving the first with a fine backhand return and the second with a service winner. Two points later the Briton took the set, capitalising on a tame Edberg volley. ...
172. Edberg Wins In Champions Series Debut In Dubai
(News/Senior exhibitions and tournaments)
... for Courier, who won the first set on the next point. In the second set, Courier hit the shot of the match- a twisting backhand overhead winner - on break point to break Haarhuis’ serve in the seventh ...
173. Edberg beats Borg in Legends Live first match
(News/Senior exhibitions and tournaments)
... shot, the classic two-handed backhand and some other kickshaws that impressed the crowd that double-checked in the programme if he really was already 52 years old. The backhand producing passing shots ...
174. Stefan Edberg wins Trophée Lagardère
(News/Senior exhibitions and tournaments)
...  started to find his range. He went on to clinch the second set with a winning backhand volley and forced the decider that such a high quality match deserved. Edberg carried his momentum into the Champions' ...
... time he saw Edberg, the man who would wield a brilliant one-handed backhand in reaching three consecutive Wimbledon finals from 1988-90 was sporting a two-handed backhand. "I was working for Wilson rackets ...
176. Edberg beats McEnroe to win 2007 Legends Live
(News/Senior exhibitions and tournaments)
... of their shots. And at the end of a flood of winning backhands, volleys on the lines, lobs and passing shots it was Stefan who came on top with a big smile. But just for one point. The players shared ...
177. Trust Edberg's advise in finance!
(News/General news)
... places his capital just as well as he placed his straight backhand. "Buy Boliden", Stefan Edberg says. It was a good 2,5 years ago when he appeared as "This week's profile" in "Veckans Affärer". At ...
... my game around many people," he says. "When I was 10 years old, I wanted to hit a one-handed backhand like (Pete) Sampras, and I was too small and skinny to do that, but I tried to take the service ...
179. J. Björkman interview in Wimbledon
(News/General news)
... backhand, he can create so much power with it. That's probably what amazed me most, how he can generate so much power. [...] Q. It's been a while since I first saw you play, in a satellite in Portugal ...
180. Markus' report on Rheinbach
(News/Senior exhibitions and tournaments)
... good humour ("Now comes an important point", "Very good!") and sometimes didn't know the score... Edberg looked very young and slender. He still has an excellent backhand and a good volley though some ...