How To Play Against Any Player

How To Play Against Any Player

To win in tennis depends on a lot of criteria, firstly you have to know the shots and the correct technique, secondly you have to be mentally prepared and lastly you must have a strategy and plan.

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Should You Bend Your Knees In Tennis

Should You Bend Your Knees In Tennis

Being taught tennis technique and how to play shots correctly should always be tempered to your body and the style you like to play tennis. The advice is to listen to your tennis coach carefully when first starting out.

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Tennis Strategy

High Percentage Tennis Strategy

Playing tennis is a mix of technique and strategy, without one the other will not work. When you first start learning tennis then everything will be about technique.

Without spending time with your tennis coach at your local club learning how to play all the required shots, than having a good strategy is really a waste of time.

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The Three Stages Of Tennis Strategy

The Three Stages Of Tennis Strategy

Tennis is a complex game that is played both physically and mentally. Unlike many sports tennis is mostly a game for the individual (apart from doubles) so there are no colleagues to encourage you or to cover for you when you have a bad day.

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Repetition in Tennis

Is Repetition The Only Way To Learn

The age old way of getting tennis students to learn a particular shot was to give them repetitive exercises to instil the technique in their brain.

This can be an effective way of teaching, but it is also incredibly boring and can risk losing the student to the game completely. Many coaches preach that repetition is the key to instinctive and subconscious play. And only through repetition can a player truly play in an automatic fashion.

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Serving Drills

Serving Drills

Most tennis students will freely admit that trying to perfect their serve is probably the hardest thing to achieve. Although many hours can be spent with your tennis coach trying to develop your technique it is advisable to drill as often as you can with your friends and social partners.

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