Most tennis players improve their skills through trial and error.
Tips and instructions can help you a lot with this. The process of
improving in tennis is based on the proper mindset, hard work, and
correct instruction. Keeping an open mind will definitely help you a
lot with fulfilling your goal. If you learned to play in one way and a
tennis coach shows you the...
Every sport is physically demanding, so players usually create a
training program in order to increase physical endurance. This helps
them to be better on the court. Some have trainers, some don’t, but
the goal is the same – to improve their game and prepare themselves
for the big tournaments.
The main thing is to figure out your goal and to work towards...
There are different rules that tennis leagues have for allowing
professionals to play, with some assigning different definitions of
“professional” and “amateur” to individuals. There is no
universal definition for pro or amateur, but you can use several basic
guidelines to determine whether you or someone else falls under one of
Each new tennis season is another opportunity for league and
tournament play. It's a chance to improve your game, compete against
different players, and most of all, have fun. Well, recreational
tennis is supposed to be just that. But in practice, there are
different reasons for playing tennis. It could be for fun of playing
at the level that is challenging, or it...
BACKHAND – IMPORTANT STROKE IN TENNIS
Backhand is any shot hit from your non-dominant side. It may be the
most undervalued and intimidating stroke in tennis. There are two main
ways to hit a backhand: one-handed or two-handed and most players
decide which way they are going to hit their backhand early in their
training. Both ways have their advantages, various...
If you want to learn to play tennis, you will need to learn serves,
backhands and forehands and movement around the court, which is
equally important. It looks pretty easy when you look at the
professional players, but beginners will tell you that they feel
clumsy at first, until they figure out the rhythm of the pros. Moving
well allows you to position yourself...
Tennis Glossary for New Tennis Players:
· ACE - a serve that is a winner without the receiving tennis
player able to return the ball.
· AD COURT - the part of the tennis court that is to the left of
the tennis players
· ADVANTAGE - when a tennis player needs one more point to win the
game after the score was deuce.
· ALLEY - the extra...
The world’s number one tennis player Novak Djokovic has been listed
as the sixth most powerful athlete in the USA. It is a traditional
election of the ‘Bloomberg S Sportfolio List’ that includes over
3,000 athletes. The Australian Open champion is on the 6th place of
this prestigious list with a 72.93 quota. After him there are athletes
such as Kobe Bryant...
For the first time in their careers, 2-time winner Roger Federer and
Indian Wells champion Rafael Nadal didn’t show up on the draw. The
draw still includes former champion Novak Djokovic, US Open winner
Andy Murray plus Indian Wells runner-up Juan Martin Del Potro and many
Two-time defending champion DJOKOVIC and winner of three Miami titles
I’ve done a few posts along similar lines to this one over the past
couple of weeks including who is the most popular tennis player on the
planet and most recently who are the biggest wasted talents in tennis.
In the latter post the debate somehow got onto one handed backhands
and who’s is the best in sport so I thought I’d take a look.
The single hander...