Alexandre Sokolowski

Born in Paris, Alexandre fell in love with tennis at the age of 6, watching countryman Henri Leconte reach the semi-finals of the 1992 French Open as a wild card. Although he’s far from being as gifted as Leconte, his journey in tennis still led him to visit the four Grand Slam tournaments, as a coach or a sparring-partner. In 2009, he was the co-founder of a fan blog which became one of the main French tennis websites, Tennis Legend, while teaching tennis in several clubs in Paris area. He joined the Tennis Majors team in April 2020.

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August 19, 2022

August 19, 2007: The day Roger Federer claimed his 50th ATP title

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August 18, 2022

August 18, 2004: The day American tennis lived through a nightmare in Athens

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August 17, 2022

August 17, 1987 : The day Steffi Graf became world No 1 for the first time

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 17, 2022

August 17, 2004: The day Federer lost two matches at the Olympics

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 16, 2022

August 16, 1994: The day Andre Agassi tried to stop the music

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 15, 2022

August 15, 1995: The day Monica Seles courageously returned to the Tour

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 15, 2022

August 15, 2004: The day a teenage Rafael Nadal claimed his maiden ATP title

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 14, 2022

August 14, 1996: The day Andre Agassi was defaulted for swearing at an umpire

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 14, 2022

August 14, 2005: The day Rafael Nadal won his first hardcourt title

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 13, 2022

August 13, 1999: The day Steffi Graf announced her retirement

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 12, 2022

August 12, 1990: The day Stefan Edberg won Cincinnati to become world No 1

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 11, 2022

August 11, 2003: The day Kim Clijsters hit the top of the WTA rankings for the first time

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 10, 2022

August 10, 1986: The day Ivan Lendl got his revenge over Boris Becker after a disappointing loss in Wimbledon

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 9, 2022

August 9, 1938 : The day Australian legend Rod ‘Rocket’ Laver was born

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 8, 2022

August 8, 1992 : The day Marc Rosset clinched the gold medal in Barcelona

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 8, 2022

August 8, 1900: The day the Davis Cup was born

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 6, 2022

August 6, 1995: the day future Roland-Garros champion Albert Costa claimed his maiden ATP title

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 5, 2022

August 5, 2012: The day Andy Murray turned the tables on Roger Federer and claimed Olympic gold at Wimbledon

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 4, 2022

August 4, 1973: The day the United States and Chile contested a 3h45 set, the longest in Davis Cup history

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 3, 2022

August 3, 2012: The day Federer and Del Potro played an Olympic marathon at Wimbledon

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Alexandre Sokolowski
August 2, 2022

August 2, 1996: The day Lindsay Davenport locked down Olympic gold

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