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-- seventeen year old Melanie -- her and her Cinderella run.
At the US open which ended abruptly last night out -- that was beaten by another teenager from Denmark just a year older.
But to become a teen sensation especially in tennis takes a lot of hard work and dedication no one knows that better.
Then nick voluntary he -- -- the Williams sisters Pete Sampras Andre Agassi Jennifer Capriati who we just mentioned.
And that just scratches the surface he gets them when they're young and transforms them into stars -- just a short time ago.
I sat down would -- here's how went.
First I got -- -- about morality this new -- Melanie she's seventeen.
She seems Friday -- -- real thing do you believe that Melanie.
I do it in fact he's an inspiration.
For youngsters since he's an inspiration.
For people are not going to be 510511.
-- -- however.
Even though she's 56 within herself she's a giant.
She does everything she comes two and she's -- she's done a lot for American tennis for good young girls get out of -- issue for real.
Yes he has been and perhaps is that what's good last night fifteen team.
Finally came -- -- -- -- she's going to be around and she's been important things but what I -- -- -- itself.
She refuses to go down she doesn't mind.
-- quits I I happen to see your match live we Sharapova.
Who was one years you had your opponent but an early age hinges -- candidate -- have -- so so when you were watching her take on and beat Sharapova a kind of a mixed feelings were O'Leary was -- -- -- -- going through it a difficult time with his children.
And when she can't serve which it was a big part of it -- -- lot of double fault on the doubles 21 and remember her game is based on.
Serve short ball -- Put it away but the thing I love about Melanie she's got this field.
You know you you often talk about the slice how difficult -- backhand slices and you have to.
You have to have a feel for shots of the good teach -- very difficult to -- she seems to have it and she does that she can hit she moves extremely well.
She's not afraid of coming to the net.
And then she puts a write in your face she's fantastic now let's talk about what you do your real love is VI NG academy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- those -- don't know.
It's a live in sort of can't be if you will for budding athletes right 1982.
We started to campus.
Was 38 days without 318 seed we had six points we have 900 -- not just tennis distance we have best temple faithful.
Soccer golf tennis how young do you get -- neck.
We get before the ball and lots.
You're getting some -- parents -- our agents moved within two actually some of John F five C to fill with their parents.
We have a preschool we have a high school we have a college French.
And that we would -- 308 -- I got to ask you star struck parents can be a real mixed blessing do you ever have problems with a -- I'm sure you have more problems with the parents and you do with the kids so if I could give that answer I could via fox.
But it's true that it is still in the act one in -- and I've enjoyed working with his Richard Williams spent a lot of time with the Williams family.
And he worked with both -- Venus and Serena and he's fantastic with these children.
He's always upbeat.
He speaks to them calmly.
And when they leave the -- put.
There's no talking about tennis that's great love of the thing you gotta love about the Williams sisters is their story lemonade too big train and -- Some of the roughest areas of -- way he does some of the worst courts probably but having trained there when they got to the great courts they did even better.
-- -- that didn't let them play too many tournaments in the beginning which was a very good idea they started playing tournaments around fourteen years old.
And you know in different ways to train individuals and what we do had our -- and she academies.
We try to find a way to reach the individual you know it took me a few years how to understand.
Andre Agassi the should've -- about a hundred -- Great guy how did you -- that there must admit what what was the toughest time -- Agassi for example.
You never know what was going to happen.
And go up when it Jim covering him Pete Sampras -- Monica Seles.
And this -- this and then came Tommy Haas Susan came on the critical to -- I saw something -- -- -- accuracy.
And I'm glad I still what was it.
What did you say he was different.
And you couldn't yell at him he actually was very tend.
But I saw greatness.
Because he was always on the very rich.
Of should I do it or should they get daddy or should -- be kicked out here really.
But he was terrific and I should know he runs a school for 400 children.
The first graduating class came about the issue 100.
And they all go to college and the nice thing about it is that on brings very -- -- a lot of money for the funding of these kids that do not have money.
So the opportunity to Andrei Agassi was given by his father who started -- and then came to me on -- given that opportunity.
-- hundreds of other children.
-- have nothing so -- he's a great guy and of course -- married lady that he can't compete with.
Very interest -- Andre Agassi played his best tennis when he was 2829.
You have to -- divorce with both shields.
He said I'm not going to take advantage.
Of what the good -- gave to me from up above.
Anyone from a 142.
-- the world.
Back to -- blow some.
Did not too many had already said never will be got to ask -- final question don't want Melanie Oudin boy -- to have more criminality I'd love to but her coaches are doing a fantastic job.
And that's all that this is that.
-- she's terrific and she's great and it's a good one American's playing well you're terrific -- -- and you do an incredible job with the academy VI NG academies are legendary.
And all the best you continue success do you think military I can help your back into the -- I don't think I have a slice of -- of those folks but thanks.
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