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Old 08-02-2012, 07:02 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by michael_1265 View Post
When I am playing doubles, and my partner questions an opponent's call (to me), unless it is blatant hooking, I always confirm the opponent's call. Why? I have seen too many players let calls get under their skin. I prefer to play the part of hawkeye, and although I may sometimes be slightly off, it allows my partner to forget about it and move on, and opposed to getting angry and stewing on the call.

Does anyone else do this?

I usually 'fess up to my partner AFTER the match is complete.
i disagree. i usually tell the truth. your partner will trust you more if you do. then after the match, we go and DQ the guy that cheated and make sure he never plays tennis again
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