Originally Posted by danno123
You're doing it right. The strategy you're adopting is a winning strategy for tennis at virtually every level. At your level, it's considered "pushing." As you get better, however, you can keep the same strategy and, instead of hitting moonballs, you can hit safe cross-court shots until you get a ball you can attack. Some of the rallies between pros go 20 shots or more but, interestingly enough, no one calls them pushers.
this is not true, people on this board call Nadal, Murray, Simon, etc... pushers all the time