Within the press convention, an historical dance of question-answer happens between journalist and athlete. There’s repartee and provocation, evaluation and banality, grins and scowls. At Wimbledon as soon as, John McEnroe walked out as two writers scuffled over the tone of a query.
The presser is the place athlete meets messenger, two events who love the sport. On boring days, cliche meets evasion. On good days, persona trickles out, technique is examined and emotion explored. A bald Andre Agassi illustrated a degree fantastically, Simona Halep is a research in decency and Federer gives himself for scrutiny in a number of languages.