Originally Posted by rfedererfan
What can i do tactically to defeat a better opponent than me at the 4.0 level? The only shot advantage that i can see is the backhand to backhand exchange, i'm getting outplayed in movement, control and stability, i have the advantage in power and first serve. It's driving me crazy that i can't change anything. Surface is clay and most points are baseline rallies.
I've no expertise to advice you a tactic in this situation, but just an observation...
His strengths: movement, control and stability
Your strengths: power and first serve
Surface: "CLAY" ==> meaning both your strengths are nullified to a large extent