Far greater than a superior memoir concerning the very best ranges of professional tennis, Open is the engrossing tale of a exceptional existence.
Andre Agassi had his existence mapped out for him earlier than he left the crib. Groomed to be a tennis champion by way of his moody and significant father, by way of the age of 22 Agassi had received the primary of his 8 grand slams and accomplished wealth, superstar, and the sport’s very best honors. However as he unearths on this looking out autobiography, off the courtroom he was once incessantly unsatisfied and puzzled, unfulfilled by way of his nice achievements in a game he had come to resent. Agassi writes candidly approximately his early luck and his uncomfortable dating with reputation, his marriage to Brooke Shields, his rising passion in philanthropy, and—defined in haunting, aspect-by way of-aspect element—the highs and lows of his celebrated occupation.