Originally Posted by SoBad
This will probably sound funny, but this was an open mens event. The “kid” was in late teens and I was in early 20s. I entered the tournament just for fun because a friend wanted to play doubles together. I liked the kid (he had a unique game) and I was winning anyway, so I said nothing about the dad’s coaching. I had a nice chat with the kid after the match.
Wow!!....at some point, his father/coach has to let it go. His son should know how to troubleshoot by his late teens. Dad still wanted him to have an edge and tried bending the rules.