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Take a deep breath and slow down, coach says

Updated: 2012-10-31 07:52
By Sun Xiaochen ( China Daily)

Making the main draw of a Grand Slam event is a fine achievement, but not the most important thing for China's top male tennis players right now, Zhang Ze's coach said.

Zhang bagged two Grand Slam qualifier wins in a row (at the French Open and Wimbledon) this year, while compatriot Wu Di recently won a wild-card berth at the 2013 Australian Open. Both are also closing on world rankings in the top 150.

Still, both players should lower their sights and focus on making more practical tournament plans, said Zhang's French coach Guillaume Peyre (pictured) during the China Tennis Grand Prix last week.

Take a deep breath and slow down, coach says