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Old 08-23-2012, 10:20 AM   #63
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Originally Posted by mmk View Post
Division I implemented this because even serves that had cleared by a foot were being called lets. Your solution just exacerbates the problem of cheating.

And it's only Division I mens tennis that plays the let serve. The ladies still play the standard rule. I've watched lots of NCAA tennis and am still a bit freaked out when the players play a let serve. Usually works out to the advantage of the receiver but I'd sure hate to see a big match tiebreaker determined by a serve dribbling over the net for an ace.
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