South Africa Sport 28.11.2017 05:04 pm

Top coach Godwin to bolster local tennis

The ATP’s Coach-of-the-Year just recently parted ways with Kevin Anderson after he got the best out of SA’s leading player.

Having established his place as one of the most respected coaches on the international circuit, Neville Godwin hopes to pave the way for the next generation of South African players after committing to a part-time role as a high performance consultant with Tennis SA (TSA).

Top coach Godwin to bolster local tennis
Top coach Godwin to bolster local tennis

Top coach Godwin to bolster local tennis

The ATP’s Coach-of-the-Year just recently parted ways with Kevin Anderson after he got the best out of SA’s leading player.

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