Monday, April 18, 2016
Andre Agassi is a retired American male professional tennis player. Andre was dominant in the game from the early 1990's to the mid 2000's. His most notable opponent was Pete Sampras. Andre has been married to the female professional tennis player, Steffi Graf, since 2001. Andre's charismatic personality along with solid game brought a lot of attention to not only him, but also the sport. Agassi is credited with helping to revive the popularity of tennis during his era. Andre won 8 grand slam title during his career on tour. He is only one of two to win the golden slam which is all four grand slam events in a year and an Olympic Gold. Agassi grew up in Las Vegas, Nevada. He retired on September 3, 2006 due to health concerns.