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7 edition of On Being John McEnroe found in the catalog.

On Being John McEnroe

by Tim Adams

  • 145 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Crown .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tennis players,
  • Sports - General,
  • McEnroe, John,,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Sports,
  • United States,
  • Tennis,
  • Sports & Recreation / Tennis,
  • 1959-,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8364208M
    ISBN 101400081475
    ISBN 109781400081479

    The American John McEnroe ended Borg’s Wimbledon reign in and beat him in the –81 U.S. Open finals. Between and McEnroe, a torrid-tempered left-hander of exquisite athleticism and racket control, won Wimbledon three times, the U.S. Open four times, the Masters three times, and.   Tennis legend John McEnroe made news this week when he told NPR that if Serena Williams "played the men's circuit she'd be like in the world." McEnroe's fans won't be .

    On being John McEnroe. [Tim Adams] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: Tim Adams. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: John McEnroe is a American former world professional tennis player. He grew up in Queens, NY and began playing tennis at age 8. McEnroe is often rated as the greatest in the sport. He is also well known for his on court behavior that got him in trouble with tennis authorities and umpires/5.

    John McEnroe is no stranger to Hollywood. The tennis legend did his first film cameo in It was a movie called Players, and the experience left a mark."I watched the movie at the premiere and.   I Want John McEnroe to Narrate My Life The tennis hero and unlikely voice of Netflix's 'Never Have I Ever' on working with Mindy Kaling, revisiting his greatest hits, and whether sports will.


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Early life. McEnroe was born in Wiesbaden, West Germany (present-day Wiesbaden, Germany) to American parents, John Patrick McEnroe and his wife Kay, née Tresham. His father, the son of Irish immigrants, was at the time stationed with the United States Air Force.

McEnroe's Irish paternal grandfather was from Ballyjamesduff in County Cavan and his grandmother was from County Turned pro: (debut Amateur). Being John McEnroe is a book to be read while you queue for tickets outside the All England Club, but it will also reward more concentrated attention, not least because, at its best, it is an.

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Author: Tim Adams ISBN All used books sold by Book Fountain All new books sold by Book Fountain. John McEnroe is a former World No. 1 professional tennis player. He won seven Grand Slam singles titles, nine Grand Slam men's doubles titles, and one Grand Slam mixed doubles title.

He has also managed a highly successful broadcasting career, and currently works for ESPN at Wimbledon and the US Open, NBC and Eurosport at the French Open, and the BBC at Wimbledon/5(). Slight Creasing To Spine and Wear To Edges Of Pages Title: On Being John McEnroe (Yellow Jersey Shorts) Item Condition: used item in a good condition.

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On Being John Mcenroe. Author: Tim Adams ISBN: Genre: Tennis File Size: MB Format: PDF, ePub, Docs. Background and Early Life. Born into a military household in Wiesbaden, West Germany, on FebruJohn Patrick McEnroe Jr. was the eldest of three sons born to Kay and John McEnroe. John McEnroe (pic) was involved in one of the all-time great finals against Bjorn Borg in The stage was Wimbledon's Centre Court on Saturday.

The Other Format of the On Being John McEnroe by Tim Adams at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Tim Adams presents a book that is both a portrait of the most colourful player ever to pick up a racket and an original study of the idea of sporting obsession. John McEnroe had first seen Bjorn Borg play when he was working as a Pages: “You Cannot Be Serious” by John McEnroe with James Kaplan, published by G.P.

Putnam’s Sons. Category – Autobiography Publication Date – J John McEnroe can arguably be considered the best tennis player of all time. He is also considered the bad boy of tennis for his considerable outbursts on the court/5(). John McEnroe Addresses His Sons Stealing His Pot and Eldest Son's Drug Arrest in New Book John McEnroe's new memoir, But Seriously, goes on sale June "On being John McEnroe" was not the book I was looking for.

This book is a very quick read. Even though I am a slow reader, I read the entire pages in about 3 hours. There is little of substance here, just many beautifully worded anecdotes that paint a murky picture but leave no real impression. Get this from a library. On being John McEnroe. [Tim Adams] -- "In this book Tim Adams sets out to explore what it might have meant to be John McEnroe during the turbulent s, and in his subsequent lives, and to define exactly what it is that we want from our.

Patrick McEnroe, right, and John McEnroe arrive for the welcome ceremony prior to the Laver Cup on Sept. 18,in Geneva. (Julian Finney / .John McEnroe's first autobiography Serious came out fifteen years ago, it was a really enjoyable and easy read, shedding a new light on tennis superstar.

This follow up remains an easy read, John doesn't take himself so serious, however, the book struggles with flow/5(). John McEnroe is doubling down. We're exactly two weeks out from the start of the U.S. Open, the first major tennis tournament since the Australian Open because of the COVID pandemic.