How To Deal With Fast Balls In Tennis And Not Be Late (Again)

Dec 05

How To Deal With Fast Balls In Tennis And Not Be Late (Again)

When you’re receiving a low fast ball off your opponent’s side and you’re late on the shot again, you may think that tennis is very challenging (true) and that there’s not much you can do about controlling such fast balls (not true!). While I can’t claim you will never be late again on a fast ball after watching this video, I can show...

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Why You’re Late On Deep Shots And How To Fix That

Nov 30

Why You’re Late On Deep Shots And How To Fix That

You may have noticed that you’re often late on your forehand or backhand when the ball lands deep in the court on your side. You may also believe that this is just part of tennis as it is a challenging game and that there’s not much you can do about it. But, there is a solution to this – although not that easy to achieve. You’ll have to learn to...

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Tennis Illusions – Roger Federer’s Forehand Technique

Nov 20

Tennis Illusions – Roger Federer’s Forehand Technique

As you observe tennis strokes of top pros in slow motion, in this case Roger Federer’s forehand, your goal is probably to copy his movements so that you’re able to hit a good forehand too. But there’s a catch and because of it most players copy the technique incorrectly. Take a look at the video below… Special thanks to Will Hamilton from FYB...

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The Basics of Tennis Footwork: Less (Steps) is More (Time)

Oct 20

The Basics of Tennis Footwork: Less (Steps) is More (Time)

While there are many different footwork patterns in tennis, it is very common for players to do too much with their feet and, in the process, make playing tennis more challenging than it should be. The foundation of proper tennis footwork is keeping it very simple and taking away all the unnecessary steps. Top 3 Common Footwork Mistakes The most common mistakes when...

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The Secret To Developing Fluid Strokes – Sweeping The Ball

Sep 18

The Secret To Developing Fluid Strokes – Sweeping The Ball

When you see the fluid tennis strokes of someone who can play tennis well, you may wonder how you can achieve that. The usual tennis instruction of being more relaxed when hitting may help, but often times it doesn’t. The secret lies in how you imagine hitting the ball, and the answer to how you hit the ball with a fluid stroke lies in the idea of...

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How To Develop A Deep Drop / Loop In The Serve

Aug 09

How To Develop A Deep Drop / Loop In The Serve

As you work on your tennis serve, you will very likely spend some time improving the drop behind your back where the racquet makes a loopy movement. This is where the racquet starts to accelerate, and a deep drop usually translates into a powerful serve, while a shallower drop produces a weaker serve or at least a less efficient one. To tackle the serve drop...

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How To Hit Accurately Cross Court And Down The Line

Jul 10

How To Hit Accurately Cross Court And Down The Line

Since even a tennis beginner can direct the ball left and right after a few tries, you may think that hitting the ball cross court and down the line is something fairly simple to do and that there’s no need to learn anything more about changing directions in tennis. But, as with everything in tennis, there are better ways and worse ways of hitting and...

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