Preparing for the New WTA Season with Innovative Technologies


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We speak with the new SAP tennis ambassador and WTA coach Kamau Murray on his journey into professional tennis coaching and who is currently coaching 2017 US Open Champion Sloane Stephens.

Part of the discussion with Kamau is on how Sloane and himself had to adapt last season with the pandemic as the WTA season was heavily disrupted like many other professional sports around the world.

Milan Cerny from SAP Global Sponsorships also explains the technology being used inside the WTA.

Highlights from the episode include:

1:00: Getting to know Kamau Murray
6:00: An introduction into professional tennis coaching.
15:00: Preparing for the new WTA season.
20:00: The launch of WTA University.
23:00: How technology is helping both coach and player prepare for matches.
26:00: The technologies being used for WTA coaches and players to access.
32:00: Future partnership plans between SAP and the WTA.

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