Originally Posted by sureshs
Ferrer takes a step into the serve. Most club players who footfault don't walk into the serve. So in theory they just need to move back a little. But when they start thinking about it, their already-bad biomechanics kicks in and they dink their serve or fault it.
Arthur Ashe (the greatest tennis player of all time in my book!!!!) also took a step into the serve. He started a half step back and moved forward.