Stanislas Wawrinka has hired coach Peter Lundgren, reports AftonBladet via TENNIS.com
Peter Lundgren on the new pairing:
“When I asked what he wanted help with, he said he wants to return to the Top 10. It’s what you want to hear as a coach.
“I’m going to try to get Stan to become more aggressive.”
Peter Lundgrens coaching resume:
- coached Marcelos Rios and took him to the top 10.
- coached Roger Federer to win his first major title at Wimbledon
- coached Marat Safin to win the 2005 Australian Open title
- 2006 he helped out with the British Davis Cup team for 2 years
- 2008 Lundgren took some time off because his father was ill
- 2008 he began to coach Marcos Baghdatis.
- February of 2009 began coaching Grigor Dimitrov from Bulgaria
They start working together as soon as next week. Stanislas Wawrinka parted ways with his longtime coach in June.
What do you think? Will Lundgren help propel Wawrinka to his first major title as he did with Roger Federer?
Source: TENNIS.com Ticker