Also from three fitness coaches there and his own, which he brought with him and who specializes in osteopathy. On Saturday, Daniel Altmaier will play the biggest match of his young career. "So far, everything has been going according to plan, in a very neat line," says Altmaier. He recently expressed his admiration for Rafael Nadal. Then came 2018, the lost year. And probably hardly anyone had loaded such a tough program as the boy from the Lower Rhine, who turned out to be an extremely ambitious self-optimizer in lockdown. As against Berrettini. After reporting so patiently and clearly about himself, he quickly got to the point about his next appearance: “I’ll keep it short,” said Altmaier: “I won’t give anything to Carreño Busta either.” You can unconditionally believe the new face of this Grand Slam. Daniel Altmaier , 22 years old, at home in the Lower Rhine town of Kempen, is currently the sensation number of the French Open in Paris - a young man who has now landed on Center Court from the qualifying places of the Roland Garros Stadium with a downright irritating naturalness. He is currently part of the Round of 32 draws in the Bett1Hulks Championship, taking place in Cologne. Follow us on Twitter @T365Official and like our Facebook page. At the age of 17 or 18, the man from Kempen was already considered one of the greatest talents in German tennis, and together with Rudi Molleker, the future should belong to him. “If you are well prepared, and I am, then a lot is possible,” he says. “We can only manage 90 degrees in the stretched position,” said Altmaier, and journalists from Germany and other, even more distant countries listened via video switch. The system is empty. ... Tennis trainers are a hugely significant part of a tennis player’s armoury, so how to do find the perfect trainer? But on the smaller tennis tour, at the largely unobserved Challenger tournaments, he began his long march through the institutions, back to the top of the world. PARIS: German qualifier Daniel Altmaier, ranked 186th in the world, bundled out Italian seventh seed Matteo Berrettini from the French Open with a … In the round of 16, which has already brought him 189,000 euros, he meets Pablo Carreño Busta, the Spaniard was just in the semi-finals of the US Open. Actually, more surprises were expected at the US Open, which ended three weeks ago, the first Grand Slam event since the outbreak of the pandemic. Daniel Altmaier opens up on his hard times The rising tennis star from Germany, who achieved his best Major finish at the French Open 2020 by reaching the 4th round, has opened up on his hard times. Oct 04, 2020, 11:44 am Daniel Altmaier bedankt sich noch einmal bei Stan Wawrinka "Stan ist ein Freund und hat mir in den schwierigsten Momenten geholfen", sagte die aktuelle Nummer 124 der ATP-Rangliste. When he hit him, the Italian probably wanted to impress him with hammer-hard balls, "a kind of intimidation attempt". Altmaier dissected the number eight man like a test object before defeating him by every trick in the book. Paris (dpa) – Third round of a Grand Slam tournament – many experts had believed Daniel Altmaier to do that much earlier. Daniel Altmaier, mind you. A test of his analytical skills – this is how he explained how he managed to complete six matches at the highest level in Paris: “The really good thing is that this is my 16th day on the system. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Playing tennis is a marathon.”. Altmaier quickly forgot, and that's a good thing, who he was and what he has achieved so far. In the team, we often take Nadal as a role model. Last year Altmaier looked for the new trainer, ended up at the renowned management agency Starwing, where his role model is Wawrinka client. Daniel Altmaier is the sensation of the French Open 2020 - the qualifier has not yet given a sentence. Basta! He was eager to learn how successful people became successful. The teenager who won four Men's Futures singles titles last year reached the final of the US$10,000 Thailand Men's Futures 5 in Hua Hin last month. 7.28am EDT 07:28 Qualifier Daniel Altmaier upsets Matteo Berrettini 6-2 7-6(5) 6-4 to reach round four 7.21am EDT 07:21 Jamie Murray and Neal Skupski beat 2nd seeds Granollers/Zeballos 6 … He was once the greatest talent in German tennis alongside Zverev. Again he only needed three sets, like against Lopez and Struff. Perhaps its success story began in the old year, in winter 2019/2020, when Corona was primarily still a beer type. Altmaier, on the other hand, fascinates in his own way, which one could perhaps describe: he thinks and speaks like a manager from Silicon Valley, like an experienced trainer and sometimes like a nice friend. At first he went about his work anonymously, not surprising as number 186 in the world without any particular merits. Altmaier is suddenly on everyone's lips, in the pecking order he is coming close to the top 100 for the first time. And on Saturday he finished, it may be pointed out, the number seven seeded Italian Matteo Berrettini, with 6: 2, 7: 6 (5), 6: 4. From business, but also from sport, such as Anthony Joshua, the world heavyweight champion in boxing. Anyone looking for the name “Altmaier” in the vast expanses of the Internet will inevitably end up with Chancellor Angela Merkel's loyal helper these days. Altmaier has been working with noted coach Argentine coach Francisco Yunis for a year and worked hard on his fitness during training sessions. The year he was injured, he had problems with his abdominal muscles and his shoulder. 7.28am EDT 07:28 Qualifier Daniel Altmaier upsets Matteo Berrettini 6-2 7-6(5) 6-4 to reach round four 7.21am EDT 07:21 Jamie Murray and Neal Skupski beat 2nd seeds Granollers/Zeballos 6 … At the age of 17 or 18, the man from Kempen was already considered one of the greatest talents in German tennis, and together with Rudi Molleker, the future should belong to him. You have A lot of freedom as a player. Frenchman Hugo Gaston, who plays later on Sunday, and German Daniel Altmaier… "If you want to achieve something, you also have to get out of your comfort zone," says Altmaier now in Paris, after having made a high start with a confident, well-deserved 6: 2, 7: 6 (7: 5), 6: 4- Victory over world number eight Matteo Berrettini has already fought for the French Open round of 16. He was just describing how he had been in Argentina in preparation for this season, in Buenos Aires, with his […] Third seed Felix Auger-Aliassime will face German qualifier Daniel Altmaier or a qualifier in his first round. “But it's only the beginning, not the end,” says Altmaier. Coincidence? The left-hander, who received a wildcard, is also in the last sixteen, thanks to his fine feel for the ball, which he uses for stops, praises and courageous attacks. „Wir können froh sein, dass wir Zverev und Co. haben, da wächst eine Generation“, sagte Becker in Dessau weiter und erwähnte dabei auch French-Open-Achtelfinalist ” And would he have lost now? National Hanukkah menorah lighting takes place in. You don’t have so many eyes on yourself. (AP pic) PARIS: German qualifier Daniel Altmaier, ranked … Day after day, he'd darted around on the training grounds for hours or lifted weights in the gym. No: His tough training program in preparation also pays off in Paris. And who, after six wins, three of them in the application tournament, three of them in the main field, now greets him as the proud round of 16 of the largest clay court tournament in the world. And not a virus that paralyzed the world and also the world of sport. Changed doctor, diet and started his career as if he were raising a start-up, with the goal of investing now, breaking even later, making long-term profit. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet consectetur adipiscing elit dolor, Jordi Alba, three weeks off, doubt for the classic, Tennis icon prefers to talk about family planning, Two goals from Benzema allow a weak Madrid to beat Athletic, ATP> ATP 750, the category of tournaments which could very quickly see the light of day …, NFL News – Tuesday, December 15, 2020 • First and Ten. It has been tough but rewarding. It’s no wonder Daniel Altmaier and his coaching team opted for a week of downtime in Ibiza with the tennis tour scheduled to return in the middle of August.. He countered it like this: "I won't give him anything either." Then he defeated the experienced Spaniard Feliciano Lopez and the German Davis Cup player Jan-Lennard Struff, whom he previously served as a hitting partner. Sunday The bomb-serving Spaniard, who fell in first-round action to Germany’s Daniel Altmaier, is still alive in the doubles draw, and still craving the adrenaline rush he gets from competing on tour. "Ich habe ihn vor einigen Jahren beim Genfer Turnier getroffen und … In any case, it seldom happens that a professional from the alleged lowlands of the industry shot onto the stage – and articulates himself so captivatingly and precisely, as if he were giving a presentation around a pitch to CEOs. That too was a project for both sides. Altmaier is currently turning the tennis world upside down, after all, it is the very first Grand Slam tournament that he is allowed to serve. “Hardly anyone has more matches under their belt this year than me,” says Altmaier, who quickly got active again in spring and summer. Editor's Note: In his Grand Slam debut, Daniel Altmaier has advanced to the Roland Garros fourth round after defeating Matteo Berrettini.He will face either Pablo Carreno Busta on Monday. At some point, Daniel Altmaier had already reported a lot about his next impressive victory and retold half his life, because he is still a stranger to so many, so he raised his right arm. Altmaier, always one of the top talents of the German Tennis Association in his years, was doing gymnastics somewhere outside of the top 200, mind you. last edit: Oct 04, 2020, 11:48 am. I was able to have a very, very good routine. Nach seinem Achtelfinal-Einzug bei den French Open gab es um Daniel Altmaier einen Hype. Die er vielleicht unterschätzt hat. For him, something called the “mobility program” was then recorded “to get the best possible out of the body,” he continued. Altmaier has been working with noted coach Argentine coach Francisco Yunis for a year and worked hard on his fitness during training sessions. And we wrote it all down for my whole body”. He raised his left arm – “maybe only 80 degrees. Chatting with tennis legend Bjorn Borg, dealing with lockdown and two months of brutal preparation. For example, when he repeatedly praises “my team”. The last Grand Slam debutant who stormed into the round of 16 was Ulf Stenlund in Paris in 1986. But in the match he noticed that Berrettini was “much more cautious, slower, more insecure”: “He shifted down a gear, was nervous.” Altmaier was not at all. Still early days for Altmaier in his tennis career, the 22-year-old […] The world number 186 stunned seventh seed Matteo Berrettini of Italy 6-2, 7-6 (7/5), 6-4, becoming just the fourth man in 20 years to reach the round of 16 on his Grand Slam debut. He disappeared into no man's land, dropped in the rankings. He sees himself - "without arrogance" - as a natural part of this Grand Slam performance, not as a random guest. by Jörg Allmeroth But now he has been under observation for a little longer as a steep climber, and so far it has not bothered him. Elizabeth Mitchell Altmaier (born 1952) is a counseling psychologist whose clinical and academic work has focused on issues related to overcoming life-threatening and traumatic circumstances. WATCH DANIEL ALTMAIER PLAY HIS 3RD ROUND MATCH AT THE FRENCH OPEN ON FOX SPORTS TV! Paris (dpa) – Third round of a Grand Slam tournament – many experts had believed Daniel Altmaier to do that much earlier. He would have hidden Berrettini. Daniel Altmaier, the German, has a career-high ATP ranking of 122 in the world, achieved in October 2020. When he was out for a long time, with shoulder and muscle injuries, he took advantage of the break and talked to all kinds of people. That wasn't much, but it doesn't matter much either in the here and now. The next opponent is now the solid Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta, who recently benefited from Novak Djokovic's disqualification at the US Open and then lost the semifinals to Alexander Zverev after a 2-0 set lead. "More than Rocky in the film" he did, says Altmaier, "I was really inspired because I noticed how I could always get more out of myself.". They have an attitude of working hard. Alexander Zverev Andy Murray. Carreno Busta is known as someone who gives nothing to others, Altmaier was accused of in a press conference. Kevin Palmer Share. He was just describing how he had been in Argentina in preparation for this season, in Buenos Aires, with his Argentinian coach Francisco Yunis, who was once number 61 in the world rankings as a player. Day after day. He is not a dreamer. Altmaier is Professor Emeritus at the University of Iowa.. Altmaier is a Fellow of the Society of Counseling Psychology, American Psychological Association (APA) Division 17. Dhe sports director of the German Tennis Federation, Klaus Eberhard, can imagine Boris, Two goals from Benzema in the last quarter of an hour allowed Real. A first Top 10 encounter awaits the 22-year-old, as he clashes with World No. last edit: Oct 04, 2020, 11:48 am. Incidentally, Altmaier also talked to this species, he said at one point. Altmaier had traveled around the world for a few weeks after his training camp in winter, he was around 400th place in the ranking and was hired out at Challenger tournaments in the USA, Thailand, Australia and Mexico. Altmaier dueled himself in training with many of the best clay court specialists in the world, he also got a feeling of what it means to “keep the level of these guys all the time.” Altmaier had “great fun” with it, with this trip away from the routine. Altmaier has been in Paris for 18 days. The pay TV broadcaster Sky sponsored him for a year with a “Sport Scholarship”. Altmaier had himself checked through for 14 days, playfully, but not only. During an 11-week training block, Argentinian fitness coaches were also connected to him via the Internet to monitor his personal exercise program. 18-year-old German Daniel Altmaier is training at the Rama Gardens Hotel for the US$50,000 Bangkok Open Challenger 2. ... “My trainer Francisco Yunis is from Argentina. Rising German star Daniel Altmaier says he and his team use Rafael Nadal as their ultimate ‘role model’ in tennis. Players are regularly tested for Covid-19 but Zverev declined to answer a question about the date of his last test. 90 percent of Argentines play to finance their lives and started tennis for the money. START TIME - 16:00 Court Philippe-Chatrier Men’s Singles Third Round D.ALTMAIER - … You have to add “Daniel” or “Tennis” to come across the man who is writing one of the craziest German sports stories of an already crazy year. It is quite possible that Altmaier will have to go over five sets against Carreno Busta for the first time in his life. The young Frenchman Hugo Gaston offered a playful and gripping story. Busta? After three victories, he was currently number 186 in the world rankings and moved into the main field; he had never played a Grand Slam match before. But no matter how they all write and talk about surprise, about the French Open fairy tale - he himself, Altmaier, does not see himself as a child prodigy: "I knew that I would go my way," he says, "sooner or later.". The old master Boris Becker felt that he acted "as if he had been on the big tour for years and played with the top people.". Whatever the outcome of the Paris adventure, Altmaier takes the French Open as a welcome moment of awakening. There were rejections, and many shied away from the premiere experience of a bubble, the publicly isolated event in New York. Altmaier from Kempen, 22, was unable to play for a long time two years ago due to injuries, who did not know before the qualifying tournament of the French Open whether he would be able to compete due to adductor problems, is now in the round of 16 of the largest clay court tournament there is. World number one Novak Djokovic secured a place in the 2020 French Open quarterfinals, dispatching Russia’s Karen Khachanov in straight sets 6-4, 6-3, 6-3. Daniel Altmaier was delighted to overcome the chilly and slow conditions at the French Open to win his first match in a Grand Slam. Daniel Altmaier celebrates winning his third round match of the French Open today. “Then we analyze and carry on. This story was first published 2 October. At that time Altmaier was in Argentina, in the home of his coach Francesco Yunis, and after all the injury-related setbacks that he had already experienced in his young career, he was able to deny "a first real preparation period" for a coming season . However, he also knows that it will now be more difficult in the second week of this Grand Slam challenge. He later returned to Argentina, from where he came to Germany in March “just about with the emergency plane” of the federal government. Doch für ihn ist es mental wie körperlich eine neue Situation. • Streamed live on Dec 12, 2020. Altmaier had traveled around the world for a few weeks after his training camp in winter, he was around 400th place in the ranking and was hired out at Challenger tournaments in the … Among the women, for example, the outsider Martina Trevisan threw the often highly traded Greek Maria Sakkari out of the competition; The Italian from Florence was close to tears, she has come a difficult journey, suffered from eating disorders for four years and, once a talent, was unable to reach her full potential. 250 The tennis world in Paris is now amazed at what this best possible looks like. "I want to learn from people like Rafael Nadal who stumbled and then came back," said Daniel Altmaier. It has been tough but rewarding. Altmaier, who with his wide curved one-handed backhand recalls the three-time Roland Garros winner Gustavo Kuerten, often used the word “intensity”, which he wanted to show on the pitch, he was only thinking of himself. Roland Garros 2020 now accelerated this mission, the clay court major in autumn acted like a catapult. At some point, Daniel Altmaier had already reported a lot about his next impressive victory and retold half his life, because he is still a stranger to so many, so he raised his right arm. What his coach, the ex-professional Yunis, demands of him to really only concentrate on the respective match, on the respective opponent and to fade out everything around, Altmaier succeeds very well. But now significantly more new names are swirling through the tableaus in Paris. Altmaier viewed Paris, this sudden tennis paradise for him, with an almost grotesque sobriety. With the unmistakable Chancellery Minister Peter Altmaier. Daniel Altmaier is in the third round in Paris Daniel Altmaier made a virtue out of the necessity of the corona standstill in spring and summer. 1 day ago WATCH: National Hanukkah menorah lighting takes place in Washington, D.C.. 6,809 views6.8K views. Stan Wawrinka, 2015 winner in Paris, lost the fifth, decisive set against 0: 6 by surprise. "His record will last forever.