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Old 09-29-2012, 07:40 PM   #89
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Originally Posted by Rob_C View Post
Isnt it illegal to start a pt with a broken string??
Only in professional tennis.

But the start of the point is before the first serve. So even in pro tennis, if the receiver breaks a string returning a first serve fault, he can choose to play the second serve with a broken string.

But in amateur tennis, you can start a point with broken string.
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