Serena and coach dating
Maria Sharapova seemed to suggest that the relationship was more than just player-coach in 2013 though, responding to remarks Williams had made, allegedly, about her in a article.Sharapova told reporters at Wimbledon that year, “If she wants to talk about something personal, maybe she should talk about her relationship and her boyfriend that was married and is getting a divorce and has kids.” Mouratoglou and his ex-wife Clarisse divorced in 2013 amid rumors that he was in a relationship with Williams.After hiring Mouratoglou as her coach Williams reeled off victories in 19 straight matches, won titles at Wimbledon and the US Open and closed out the year with a 36-1 record.The performance drew comparisons to the most dominant time in her career, a stretch from 2002-03, when Williams won four consecutive majors.
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Mouratoglou also announced that he was expanding the business earlier this year with another 30-court facility slated to open next year.
Although they’ve never officially confirmed the reports, rumors that Williams and Mouratoglou’s relationship extends off the court have persisted for years.
The two were spotted cozying up to each other on the streets of Paris recently, leading many to believe there's a budding relationship going on between player and coach. We'd all like to believe a photo or two tells the whole story, but maybe this is just two friends hanging out together in the City of Love, arms around each other ...
Mouratouglou, who runs a tennis academy in France, started working with Williams after the French Open, and based solely on the number of major trophies she's won since he came on board, there's no question the switch has been beneficial." data-reactid="23"I guess it could now be beneficial in other ways as well. with Williams putting her hand in Mouratouglou's back pocket.