Patrick Mouratoglou has expressed his need for tennis to change into ‘extra arguable’, pronouncing gamers like Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are too dull.
In a long interview with The Metro not too long ago, Serena Williams’ trainer complained that tennis had change into ‘flat’, list a lot of adjustments he’d like to look to jazz the game up.
Mouratoglou mentioned tennis wishes extra gamers like Nick Kyrgios who aren’t afraid to specific themselves, pointing out his trust that the type of controversy the Aussie generates is if truth be told excellent for the sport.
“You’re going to have individuals who like or dislike gamers after which be concerned with the display,” he mentioned.
“If we don’t know who’s who as a result of everyone seems to be behaving the similar then it’s dull.”
‘Don’t need the entirety to be flat’
Mouratoglou was once on the centre of one of the vital greatest tales of 2018 when he was once stuck training Serena right through the notorious US Open ultimate.
The Frenchman reiterated his trust that mid-match training will have to be allowed, whilst calling on officers to get rid of a lot of different regulations.
“I believe Hawk-Eye is a mistake, too. It shouldn’t be adequate. Once more, no controversy,” he mentioned.
“Prior to, McEnroe was once loopy. It was once nice. We had a good time. Now, ‘oh the ball is out, k’. Flat.
“Era is superb, it’s unbelievable. However come on, we don’t need the entirety to be flat.
“We need to argue for the reason that ball was once in and we’re so upset as a result of my participant – I imply as a fan – misplaced on account of this terrible chair umpire after which you could have one thing to discuss with your mates after which there may be controversy. Folks watch.”
‘Tricky to criticise them’
Mouratoglou then dragged Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal into his argument about how tennis had change into dull, pointing to the reality the tennis legends appear to be immune from grievance.
“Should you criticise Federer or Nadal… it’s unimaginable to mention one thing,” he mentioned.
“It’s tricky to criticise them, they’re best. No one is best.
“I’m simply pronouncing it’s thrilling to have an actual global to witness and take a part of as a fan be concerned with some gamers, dislike others and really feel feelings while you’re staring at a display.”