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    Week 3 of Nationals is a big one - 18+ 4.0 and 4.5, 40+ 3.0 and 3.5

    Ouch. I get that any system will be imperfect, and there’s bound to be a few blow outs here and there. But these type of occurrences seem a bit too common to be “normal.”
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    Week 3 of Nationals is a big one - 18+ 4.0 and 4.5, 40+ 3.0 and 3.5

    While I was watching, he hit some absolute rocket forehands, and quite a few serves that looked to me beyond what a 4.0 should be capable of. He also missed a few shots that I thought he should have made. But it almost looked to me like he was toying around a bit. Hard to say definitively...but...
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    5 things I learned watching ATP pros today

    Measuring by those outcomes...3.5’s are miles better than ATP pros. :)
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    Week 3 of Nationals is a big one - 18+ 4.0 and 4.5, 40+ 3.0 and 3.5

    18+ 4.0 Men’s - I caught a bit of a Intermountain vs Southern doubles match before I left for the day. Absolute silliness on that court - especially one of the IM players. Wow.
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    5 things I learned watching ATP pros today

    The avg ball hit on the ATP Tour vs WTA Tour is not an apples to apples comparison. Most ATP pros hit with a lot more spin than most WTA pros. For example, Madison Keys often leads both tours (WTA or ATP) in avg ground stroke speed for a tournament where the men and women are at the same site...
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    Week 3 of Nationals is a big one - 18+ 4.0 and 4.5, 40+ 3.0 and 3.5

    18+ 4.0 women Eastern & Texas tied 2-2. #1 doubles is the decider...about to go to a supertiebreak.
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    Clash 98: underrated racquet of 2019.

    I agree. Also, I can’t help but wonder if making it a light platform stick, with room for customization was the right move on Wilson’s part. Yes, i know there are many who like to tinker and find the perfect setup. But there are many other players who don’t know how or can’t be bothered. I’m an...
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    Clash 98: underrated racquet of 2019.

    On a serious note, @mad dog1 already commented that this frame eats strings. Is that your experience too? Just curious...
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    Clash 98: underrated racquet of 2019.

    If you switch to that trash, you’re dead to me. ;)
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    TimeToPlaySets Appreciation Thread

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    TimeToPlaySets Appreciation Thread

    Interesting. We’re taking about TTPS here...who is not exactly a model of politeness. But I’m the rude one? Ok then LOL!
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