26/02/2014 – Thomas Drouet is the new coach in Timi’s professional staff: the 30-year-old specialist began his work in Florianopolis.
Nikola Andjelic remained in the team, he is responsible for the physical preparation of the Hungarian youngster.
He helped Bernard Tomic for months as a training partner. The Australian player won his first ATP event with him, then Drouet became the coach. They split last May, after that Thomas worked as a professional coach of Marion Bartoli. The French star achieved her life’s dream to win the Grand Slam tournament at Wimbledon. Based on the statements she owes this success of her father and trainer. Bartoli retired shortly before the U.S. Open, then came the cooperation Shuai Peng. Thomas Drouet worked for four months with the Chinese player who won the Doubles Masters at the end of the year.
Based on the results Timi’s staff strenghtened with a great coach, who could help with a lot of experience.
“I am very happy that I found Thomas ! I trust him, he has awful knowledge, I feel he can help me a lot. Also I need the work of Nikola, I owe him my good physical condition. So of course I counting on him in the future” – Timi said.