Quantcast
3
0
0

Stephens & Stosur Announce New Coaches

Sloane Stephens and Samantha Stosur have both announced coaching changes ahead of the summer hardcourt season.

Published July 27, 2014 12:11

Stephens & Stosur Announce New Coaches
Paul Annacone, Sloane Stephens

The weeks following Wimbledon are traditionally a time spent either resting weary limbs or limbering up for the North American hardcourt season. And judging by recent events, this lull in the tennis calendar is also a popular time to shake things up in the coaching department.

On Thursday, WTA Rising Star Sloane Stephens announced that she was parting company with Paul Annacone and bringing on board Maria Sharapova's former coach, Thomas Hogstedt. Barely 24 hours later, news emerged from Australia that Simon Rea would be accompanying 2011 US Open champion Samantha Stosur for her trip stateside.

Both players begin their preparation for Flushing Meadows next week, with Stosur heading to Stanford and Stephens to Washington.

Share this page!

Related news

  • Biggest Upsets Of 2016: Puig Vs Kerber

    December 02, 2016
    Each day this week we're counting down the biggest upsets of 2016; last up is Monica Puig's improbable run to Olympic Gold in Rio de Janeiro over top seed Angelique Kerber.
  • Konta Splits With Coach Carril

    December 01, 2016
    British No.1 Johanna Konta announced that she has concluded a nearly three year coaching partnership with Esteban Carril at the end of a career-best season.
  • Keys Splits With Coach Hogstedt

    November 30, 2016
    WTA Insider Courtney Nguyen | After ending a career-best season in Singapore, young American Madison Keys has ended her coaching partnership with Thomas Hogstedt.
To The Top
3