Originally Posted by sureshs
I think many pro players just rely on their strengths and play a reactive game. They don't seem to be thinking at all. Commentators keep speculating on their strategies and contradicting themselves frequently as they try to find a pattern where there is none.
Regarding today's top level tennis, I basically agree. Though I think they do also employ strategies.
Like some MMA guy said, "Everybody has a plan ... until they get hit."