44 Total Quotes

Tim Henman Quotes

Tim Henman
It was a good start for me. I was happy with my overall game.
Tim Henman
#Game

Tim Henman
Winning the tiebreak was crucial and I am pleased to get through. The level of tennis was very high in the first set. He is a great athlete with a great physique and he can hit the ball hard.
Tim Henman
#Tennis

Tim Henman
Winning the tiebreak was crucial and I am pleased to get through, ... The level of tennis was very high in the first set. He is a great athlete with a great physique and he can hit the ball hard.
Tim Henman
#Tennis

Tim Henman
Just in the first couple of games I did feel I was a little bit rigid,
Tim Henman
#Games

Tim Henman
With my experience of the press I am aware that these things get built up and blown out of proportion,
Tim Henman
#Experience

Tim Henman
I don't know what this mystery thing is that I'm meant to be passing on - what is it? A torch, a flag, a baton?
Tim Henman
#Mystery

Tim Henman
My stomach has responded well to rest over the weekend, although I've still got to be careful over the next few days not to over-do it.
Tim Henman
#Rest

Tim Henman
There were times in 2005 when I was sick of tennis but I looked at it in the context of over 20 years competing. My school holidays used to be about which tournaments I'd play in. It's human nature to get just a little bored with it and that is the first time it had happened to me.
Tim Henman
#Tennis

Tim Henman
I have been training for four to five weeks back home. I am focusing more on staying fit as I want to play in more tournaments.
Tim Henman
#Home

Tim Henman
My energy levels were fine but towards the end, during the changeovers, my back was getting quite stiff.
Tim Henman
#Energy

Tim Henman
Wimbledon is certainly getting harder, I can't deny that. With the nature of my opponents and the nature of the surface it's going to be a tough challenge.
Tim Henman
#Nature

Tim Henman
I just had to be patient, hold my own serve and make him hit as many balls as possible.
Tim Henman
#Balls

Tim Henman
At the Masters Series events, you have to win six matches and you play the very best guys. But once you can beat Roddick and Hewitt, there's no reason why you can't do it. It's another level for Andy but not a massive step.
Tim Henman
#Events

Tim Henman
I have had so many problems withy my bad back that when I get out there and actually feel healthy I really feel I want to take advantage of it.
Tim Henman
#Problems

Tim Henman
There's no doubt it's been a difficult 15 or 16 months and that's been probably dominated more by back problems than my results on the court.
Tim Henman
#Doubt

Tim Henman
I have got enough of my own issues to concentrate on but if he wants my advice, and we have sat down and talked about different things, then absolutely I would be there.
Tim Henman
#Advice

Tim Henman
When you speak to tennis journalists, you notice how little they understand.
Tim Henman
#Tennis

Tim Henman
I've never been influenced by their opinions anyway but now we are talking tennis and they didn't know anything [on tennis journalists].
Tim Henman
#Opinions

Tim Henman
When I'm not competing I try and play as much golf as time allows, and my handicap is three.
Tim Henman
#Golf

Tim Henman
I was embarrassed for them [tennis journalists]. They knew nothing about the game.
Tim Henman
#Tennis

Tim Henman
To lose my serve at 40-love - he hit some great shots but you can't let that happen - that was the turning point of the match.
Tim Henman
#Love

Tim Henman
It certainly hasn't shown in my results yet, but I'm a big believer the hard work you put in will pay off somewhere down the line.
Tim Henman
#Hard Work

Tim Henman
It was much better today, in terms of the result. I've been playing as well in practice as I have in years and I know that if I just remain patient, then the hard work will pay off.
Tim Henman
#Practice

Tim Henman
It's awesome, it's a big weekend of tennis. I've had a great event and I want to keep going.
Tim Henman
#Tennis

Tim Henman
I'll obviously have to be aware of trying to gradually increase my intensity and work-rate on court, but I'm confident it's going to be totally healed, ... My stomach has responded well to rest although I've still got to be careful over the next few days not to over-do it.
Tim Henman
#Trying

Tim Henman
I'll have to be aware of gradually trying to increase my intensity and work-out, but I'm confident that it's going to be totally healed by the time the US Open rolls around, which is obviously good news.
Tim Henman
#Trying

Tim Henman
I think my body compensated for the stomach injury, making my back stiff.
Tim Henman
#Body

Tim Henman
I haven't been able to practice as much as I would have wanted, but at least I know what the problem is and how to go about treating it,
Tim Henman
#Practice

Tim Henman
Having had a problem with my stomach in Cincinnati I think my body ended up compensating for it and my back is now a little stiff as a result,
Tim Henman
#Body

Tim Henman
At least I know that it's still possible for me to do well even if my time on the practice court needs to be limited,
Tim Henman
#Practice