Who else serves like Nicholas Massu?

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  1. Golden Retriever

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    Is he the only one on tour who serves with his feet together before the serve? I play exactly like him, it is almost freaky.
     
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    He does, I never noticed. I will have to check, you got pics or vids?
     
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  4. Jonny S&V

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    It is a very good, reletively longer motion that he get's his entire body into. Too bad he isn't a little taller.
     
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    roddick serves with feet together, no?
     
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    Agassi serves pretty similar to Nicolas.
     
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    I serve like that, and I started doing that because Andy Roddick does it, and I liked it better.
     
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  8. Chip n' charge

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    It is a shorter and more compact stroke. Some people love it or hate it.
    I think Gael Monfils serves with his feet together as well.

    I start with my feet together, but I take a long swing unlike Roddick.
     
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    If you played exactly like him, you'd be on Tour and not here, lol.

    Gonzalez is similar. Others with abbreviated swings... Gasquet, Gaudio, etc.
     
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    the pic looks like he's gonna fall off or something.
     
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    basically no one!
     
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    Courier used to do the same.
     
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  14. PrinceO3TourOS

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    Lleyton Hewitt serves like Massu too :lol:
     
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  15. Andres

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    Hewitt has a pinpoint stance.
     
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    Roddick doesn't take a long swing at all. It is defenitely one of the shortest motions ever on the tour, besides most of the Croations (sp?)(especially Ivanisevic) and Roscoe Tanner.
     
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  17. johnny ballgame

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    You're right, was watching Monfils match yesterday... feet together like Massu.
     
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