Juan Martin del Potro’s Quotes
To win, first you have to know how to lose.
I just want to play better. When I’m 100%, I know I can be dangerous.
You never know what could happen in your life.You just have to try to be happy all the time, on the court, off the court as well.
I can’t run between points. I need to walk.
I just want to play tennis in front of the big crowds. I’m so exciting to still winning matches and maybe be in the top positions in the future.
Often called “slow” Delpo:“It’s my game, my way of the game. Slow, calm, patient.”
Juan Martin de Potro quotes and qoals
If the others care about you it means you are a good person. For me that’s more important than playing good tennis.
My biggest challenge is myself. Improving my tennis is not the main thing, but to withstand the mental and physical effort I make to get to play.
My mum always told me ‘you have to study, because the tennis life is very short and you never know what could happen.’ My mum was very smart with me.
I’m trying to be smart and seeing what is my present.
You think about everything when you have so much time to think. And the tennis life is very short. But I am really Catholic, and I believe that God knows everything.
Delpo on goofing around during matches: “I like to show them(crowd), we’re normal person, not only a tennis player. We feel like them.”
If I be aggressive to my opponent, they will pull me out.
I have to feel the match, to be concentrated on the match. And show it in the play.
Maybe I’m a little crazy. My coach doesn’t like when I do that, but I like to play with the crowd.
The tennis life is very short. And my first goal is always to be a good person.
Juan Martin de Potro rules of life
It is normal to have more ups and downs than good tennis. When I announced my comeback I asked for patience, and I’m the one who should never lose it.
First I want to become a better tennis player. To become No 1. But it will take longer, after the injury.
I feel so happy to receive that love from the fans and from the tennis world. They don’t care if I win or I lose and I really appreciate that. I really appreciate everyone who cheers for me all around the world at every tournament. It’s not easy to feel like a local player all over the world and that’s how I feel. It’s incredible.
Maybe I’m a little crazy. I shouldn’t do that. My coach doesn’t like when I do that, but I like to play with the crowd, also.
I had a sister who died many years ago, and I believe that she protects me from the sky.