All posts tagged: Janko Tipsarevic

Marriage is to Life as Fruit and Veg are to Health. Good. For. You.

Janko Tipsarevic didn’t play at the Australian Open this year.  The Serbian tennis player hasn’t picked up a racket since October due to a heel injury. This time last year, Tipsarevic was ranked No. 8. These days he treads water down at No. 69. Yet it was this mostly forgotten tennis star who came to mind during the tennis coverage this year because I remembered something he said during an interview after a magnificent match that resulted in Lleyton Hewitt’s first-round exit in the 2013 Australian Open. He essentially tipped his sweaty tennis cap at his wife.  “Honestly, I don’t know why but from the moment I got married I started producing great results,” he grinned. Marriage is good for you, is what I heard him say, and I can vouch for that. We’ve just celebrated a decade and I don’t mean to brag but we’re a good team!  Anyone would kick our butts at a game of tennis doubles, but don’t even bother attempting to come between us in the bigger match of life.  …