How To Hit Topspin In Tennis by Rolling the Ball

Mar 29

How To Hit Topspin In Tennis by Rolling the Ball

If you want to add topspin to your tennis groundstrokes—forehand and backhand—then the most effective and realistic way of doing it is to “roll the ball”. You’ve surely heard many times that you produce topspin by getting under the ball and then brushing up, but in reality, top spin happens much faster and in a much more dynamic way. Rolling the...

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The One-Degree Error – Why Tennis Is So Difficult

Feb 15

The One-Degree Error – Why Tennis Is So Difficult

You’ve probably heard and definitely experienced that tennis is a difficult sport. Hitting a moving ball with a moving racquet while you are moving into a rather small target – assuming you’re not aiming in the middle of the court – is not that easy. To really illustrate the point, ask yourself this question: How much will you miss your intended...

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How To Play Tennis In A More Relaxed Way

Dec 25

How To Play Tennis In A More Relaxed Way

You’ve probably heard the idea of being more relaxed while playing tennis and seen players being really comfortable while hitting with power. But how do you play tennis in a more relaxed way? The tricky thing is that just saying to yourself to simply be more relaxed usually doesn’t work. That’s why it’s best to use specific feel-based tennis...

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How to Develop Good Hands On The Volley

Dec 09

How to Develop Good Hands On The Volley

In tennis, developing good hands on the volley is the key to being able to handle all situations at the net. There are many situations at the net where the traditional punch volley technique is not appropriate and will in fact cause you to make errors instead of giving you the advantage in the point. For these situations, you’ll need feel and touch....

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Ideal Tennis Forehand Contact Point And 6 Drills To Master It

Nov 26

Ideal Tennis Forehand Contact Point And 6 Drills To Master It

In order to make the most of your forehand technique in tennis, you need to find your ideal forehand contact point because only there will you be able to generate the most power with the least amount of effort. Hitting the ball at the optimal contact point whether on the forehand or the backhand side also enables you to play with high consistency. Keep in mind that...

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How To Deal With High Balls To Backhand And Forehand

Nov 18

How To Deal With High Balls To Backhand And Forehand

Learning how to handle a high ball to the backhand or forehand side in tennis requires you to adjust your technique and play a tactically correct shot. In order to deal with a high ball, especially on the backhand side, you need to prepare the stroke higher and pull across instead of hitting up on the ball. And unless you are really pushed way behind the baseline,...

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The Flowing Tennis Volley Technique And Drills To Master It

Oct 27

The Flowing Tennis Volley Technique And Drills To Master It

The flowing tennis volley technique is the type of volley that you’ll need the most often, yet this technique is not taught much. The punch volley is likely what you’re all familiar with, but that type of volleying is typically used for finishing the point at the net. To even get to that position, you’ll first need to set it up, and that’s...

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