centering the ball

Discussion in 'Tennis Tips/Instruction' started by patrick922, Sep 15, 2006.

  1. patrick922

    patrick922 Semi-Pro

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    lately i have been having trouble centering the ball. maybe im just thinking about it too much but before i never had trouble centering the ball. maybe it will come back. any tips on centering the ball?
     
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  2. str33t

    str33t Professional

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    you mean hitting in the sweetspot ?
     
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  3. patrick922

    patrick922 Semi-Pro

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    yup
     
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  4. Ulam

    Ulam Rookie

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    Try volleying against the wall. Don't let the ball drop. Concentrate in hitting the center.
     
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  5. Bagumbawalla

    Bagumbawalla Hall of Fame

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    Ulam has a good idea.

    Also try hitting with an old-style wood racket.

    The wood is not so forgiving as a modern racket.

    You will ABSOLUTELY know when you are hitting off center/out of the sweet-spot.

    Also, get back to the basic of watching the ball. Don't just kind of watch it, consciously and intently watch it.

    Good luck,

    B
     
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  6. carpetgrub

    carpetgrub New User

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    Watch the ball through impact. When i follow the ball... I can really deliver a load.
     
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