Novak Djokovic enlists guru specialising in long hugs to help him stay No1

• Pepe Imaz preaches a philosophy of love and peace as central to his coaching
• Ex-player has accompanied Serb this week at the Paris Masters tournament

Novak Djokovic is reported to have turned to a spiritual guru who specialises in meditation and extremely long hugs as he bids to hold on to his world No1 position in the face of a serious challenge from Andy Murray.

Pepe Imaz, a former Spanish tennis player who preaches a philosophy of Amor Y Paz (Love and Peace) as central to his coaching, has accompanied Djokovic this week at the Paris Masters tournament. It is understood Djokovic came into contact with Imaz through the tennis player’s brother Marko, who reportedly turned to the Spaniard when his form dipped two years ago.

Continue reading...

About the Author

Comments are closed.