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Review – “Open” by Andre Agassi

Review – “Open” by Andre Agassi

Let me say upfront – I’m not a big tennis fan. Sure, I’ve watched a few matches on TV, and was aware of the Agassi/Sampras rivalry growing up – but I wouldn’t consider myself a fan. I was, therefore, surprised at just how much I enjoyed reading “Open”.

I had heard all of the hype around the release of this book. I saw Agassi making his round of the talk shows, but I never really listened in to what was being discussed. If you asked me what I knew about Agassi I would have told you this – he used to have long hair, he promoted Canon’s Rebel cameras, he was once married to Brooke Shields, and now he’s bald. That was it. I had, at best, a passing Pop Culture relationship with Agassi. I had heard good things about the book though, so I decided to download the first chapter for my Kindle. From the first sentence, I was hooked.

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