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That was back in maybe '99, when I almost cracked the Top 100 and was stuck at 120 in the world for about six months and was just not good enough, basically, to make the next step.
“I don’t know, we’re so far from it, I always say you kind of expose them to as much as you can,” Roddick told The Post with the US Open set to begin Monday.Mike and Bob Bryan headline the doubles field after Mike teamed with Sock to win Wimbledon and the U. Open last year while his twin brother was recovering from a hip injury. 1 ranking and nine straight finishes in the top 10.Roddick rode his fierce serve -- he had one timed at 155 mph in a 2004 Davis Cup match -- to the 2003 U. Only 30 when he retired in 2012, he said he could still play with guys on tour until a couple years ago but estimated he played fewer than 10 times this year.“For a while like my ego needed to know that I could still play,” Roddick, who is two years younger than Roger Federer, said of his retirement seven years ago.“I retired and I was still top-15 in the world or whatever it was, and I knew, I’d say for about four years post-retirement, I was pretty confident that my retirement was a choice. I don’t think even if I had all the motivation in the world that I could do it with the way that everyone’s playing now.” As for what’s taking place on the courts at the Open, Roddick said he believes 15-year-old sensation Coco Gauff is an “amazing talent,” but he wants her post-Wimbledon hype to be moderated.