Alex Zverev hires Lendl in run-up to U.S. Open

FILE PHOTO: Aug 5, 2018; Washington, DC, USA; Alexander Zverev of Germany hits a backhand against Alex de Minaur of Australia (not pictured) in the men's singles final of the final in the Citi Open at Rock Creek Park Tennis Center. Zverev won 6-2, 6-4. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

(Reuters) – Germany’s Alex Zverev said on Tuesday he had appointed Ivan Lendl to his coaching team as he looks to convert his burgeoning potential into Grand Slam success. Zverev posted a message on Instagram welcoming Lendl to his team with the pair having trained together in Florida this year. The 21-year-old, known as Sascha, […]

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