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Sweetness And Light

A Star Tennis Coach And The End Of The All-Around Athlete

It's not just his long career that sets apart tennis coach Nick Bollettieri, just accepted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame. It's how he transformed the way we raise our athletic children.

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The Legend Of Linda Perhacs, 'A Most Unlikely Rock Star'

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Tennis Coach Nick Bollettieri gives instructions to a young Anna Kournikova of Russia during a training session at his tennis academy in Bradenton, Fla., in 1990. Kournikova went on to become a highly ranked international player, but she ended her career at age 21 because of injuries. Simon Bruty/Getty Images hide caption

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A Star Tennis Coach And The End Of The All-Around Athlete

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