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A Winning Plan: Give Your Doubles a Solid Foundation

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A few basic elements will give your doubles game a solid foundation. Read more to learn about the three winners, serves and shots to hit for more success on the court. Read More
 

Guess Work: Anticipate your opponent's shots

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Would you play better if you knew what shot your opponent was going to hit when you approach the net? Of course you would – and it’s possible to know, with a little practice. Read More
 

Living with a weak backhand

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Everybody has a weaker side, sometimes a substantially weaker one, and it’s most commonly the backhand. But this need not discourage you, nor stop you from winning – it hasn’t in the cases of Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. Find out how. Read More
 

Chips, Lobs and Overheads

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Do you know when to chip or lob? Or when to hit an overhead? Learn more about these tactics and it will help you take your doubles game to the next level. Read More
 

Think Before You Serve

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Being smart is just as important as being strong when it comes to holding serve. Here are eight factors to consider before hitting your first or second serve in order to improve your odds of winning the point. Read More
 

Attack Plan: Fight Off an Aggressive Net Player

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There’s no tougher opponent in doubles than an active net player. A quick and skillful volleyer can disrupt your team’s rhythm, rush you into bad shots and win a lot of easy points. Here's a plan of attack for the next time you come across one of these players. Read More
 

Warm Up to Win: Get a Leg Up On Your Opponents

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Even if you haven’t played an opponent before, you have plenty of time to learn about his or her game during warm-up. You’ve almost certainly played someone similar, so you can draw on that knowledge, and here are a few tips for the rest. Read More
 

Style Points: Find a playing style that suits your game

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Nick Bollettieri offers tips on how to find the perfect style to suit your game, taking into account your athleticism and temperament, as well as potentially adjusting grips, backswing and follow-through.​ Read More
 

High and Low: Master two tricky volleys to stay in the point

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Most doubles teams want to end points at the net, but it’s often a bad idea to try to hit a winning volley. Take high and low volleys, two tricky shots that often lead to errors. When faced with a high, deep volley or a low volley, the goal should be to stay in the point and wait for a better opportunity. These videos will show you how. Read More
 

Smash Hit: Learn to Love the Overhead

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The overhead is a shot top players love and club players fear. To win at a high level, you must develop a good overhead. These two videos will show you the basic technique and a great way to practice overheads with a partner. Read More
 
Results: 19 Record(s) Found.
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