Jonathan Koch couldn't live without tennis: A story of love and pain

by: Ed McGrogan | March 07, 2018

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A sudden and shocking disease caused Jonathan Koch to lose nearly everything. When he survived, he couldn't bear to lose the game he loved—so he received a hand transplant, and relearned tennis. (Tennis Channel)

Editor's Note: This eight-minute long video is one of the most intimate, inspirational and incredible examples of the human spirit I have ever witnessed. It will make you look inward, occasionally look away (viewer discretion advised) and, above all, look at tennis in a whole new way. I'm proud to work with the individuals who produced this story.—E.M.

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