Sweden Davis Cup tem captain Robin Soderling insists he’s continuously looking for methods to be a great captain as he needs to type an in depth connection along with his gamers. Soderling loved a profitable tennis profession as he twice ended runner-up on the French Open and his career-high rating noticed him ranked at No.
4 on the planet. When a gamers asks Soderling a couple of sure factor, the Swede tries to get again in time and attempt to keep in mind how he felt in that state of affairs. “To be a great captain I feel it’s important to realise that in case you have 5 gamers, there’s going to be 5 completely different personalities,” he defined, per the Davis Cup web site.
“So it’s important to assume what works greatest on this participant and what works greatest on one other participant. That’s what I attempt to do. “I additionally attempt to return rather a lot to myself and assume ‘how did I really feel as a participant?’.
I wish to assume that when gamers ask me issues, they will really feel that no matter I say it’s from my expertise, as a result of I skilled these matches for myself. I performed the large matches and all gamers have the identical struggles, the identical emotions”.
Soderling dreamed of representing Sweden
As a child, Soderling hoped he would in the future within the Davis Cup. Soderling fulfilled his dream of enjoying the Davis Cup and now he’s the captain of the Swedish group. “I keep in mind as a younger child going to observe the Swedish matches and I used to be dreaming about possibly in the future in my life enjoying there.
All of the gamers within the group grew up with Swedish Davis Cup matches, they’ve been to mainly all the house matches after they had been children so all people feels Davis Cup is one thing huge,” Soderling mentioned. “In fact, it’s a brand new format now, not as many house and away matches, however nonetheless, Davis Cup is an enormous factor for each participant – it’s up there with the Grand Slams. Each participant actually needs to reach Davis Cup”.