James Blake practices with new blacked out..

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  1. Jack & Coke

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    James Blake practices with new blacked out..

    FRYING PAN!

    Playing with a frying pan, James Blake beat his trainer 6-1.

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    Weight: 27 oz.
    Balance: extremely head heavy
    Flex: Extremely stiff
    SW: fah getta bout it

    video link: http://img716.yfrog.com/i/pvs.mp4/
     
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  2. VGP

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    What are the specs of that thing?

    I bet the ball just 'pancakes' just right.
     
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  3. OKUSA

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    is he serving from his own service line?
     
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  4. viktorkwan

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    is that a Dunlop or a Wilson underneath the pj?
     
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  5. purple-n-gold

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    That looked like a return.
     
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  6. brownbearfalling

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    That thing is the size of a ping pong paddle and barely bigger than a tennis ball.
     
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  7. Rusty10201

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    That must be why he's pro:)
     
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  8. Murray_Fan

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    It doesnt really show you a full point :(
     
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  9. blaby

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    no stringing involved either. blake is really thinking of the economy
     
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  10. ShangoXL

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    His games isn't that bad that he would have to practice with a pan.
     
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  11. OKUSA

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    why would he have an extra ball in his pocket?
     
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  12. ace high

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    I forgot Tefal are getting into the tennis buisness
     
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  13. kimbahpnam

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    that thing has gotta have great plow through
     
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  14. vandre

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    of course he practiced with a frying pan, he has to save wear and tear on the sticks! he's only got 3 left!
     
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  15. vandre

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    it's not real t-fal dude, its just a paintjob! :twisted:
     
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  16. Fedace

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    He didn't like it,,,,he said it felt too hollow......
     
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  17. SirGounder

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    There is no way that pan weighs only 27 ounces. It looks to be a cast iron pan.
     
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  18. ga tennis

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    maybe he should switch?
     
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  19. Pushmaster

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    Just a tad head heavy I should think.
     
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  20. mctennis

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    He needs more than a new tennis racquet to help out his game. He's such a disappointment from what his skills were and the level he has played. I had hoped he was going to help out America's place in the tennis world. He beats himself every chance he gets.
     
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  21. drakulie

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    Is there any other video?? This video barely shows even one full swing.
     
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  22. Viper

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    You'd think that someone who's out of the top 50 would practice a little more rigorous than fooling around with a frying pan.
     
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    Yes, we need to know if he uses a Eastern forehand...
     
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