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A new age for tennis deserves original new heroes

Vicky Georgatou is not just a person any more, she has become The Tsitsipas Information Gazette. In the media room in Melbourne, she is constantly being pestered for a quote on him, a story, an anecdote. BBC radio is calling, German radio, the Australian Open website, The Straits Times.

Hey, Vicky, does Stefanos really quote Aristotle, in Greek, on his Twitter feed?

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 23, 2019, with the headline 'A new age for tennis deserves original new heroes'. Print Edition | Subscribe