Tennis enthusiasts, implementing your fundamental tactics in a match has to be instinctual. The only way it can be instinctual is if you practice like you play. Hitting the clean winner to a small area of the court is sooooo much fun! BUT it’s just not practical.
Low percentage shots = errors or simply empowers your opponents. In this 20 second clip the temptation of hitting a crosscourt angle winner to both opponents up at net proves the risk does not reward.
TeamForman Tennis : 20 Seconds to Better Tennis
The Do: When both opponents are at the net hit up the middle
The Don’t: When both opponents are at the net don’t hit the angle
*Don’t give in to the temptation of the clean winner*
Remember – you don’t have to be a pro to train like a pro!