Actually I think you're right. Pressure can do that to people. You tense up during matches and then when that happens you hit more errors and you mess up your timing because your feet are tensed up. And in the 3.0 stage, a lot of successful players are pushers, so that might spell a loss for your former teammate.
Jumping one-handed topspin backhand drive volley short angle cross court passing shot on the run-->One of the longest names for a tennis shot