Originally Posted by MarTennis
...if we don't get the ladies and even some the American men serving like Serena, let alone practicing the serve in a way to raise their game, stick a fork in the whole thing. World class ladies serves suck, mostly. If we as Americans can't see that opportunity on our own hard courts to shore up our serves, then might as well just pack it in.
I agree. I think Andy's power mostly came from the way he used his arm on his serve. Its the same way Lincecum throws a baseball. I agree his legs were important but I wouldn't sayRoddick used his legs anymore than any other top pro his power came from how he used his serving arm.