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    what NTRP is this kid?

    This kid is now ATP top 200 — Tennis Abstract says he’s the 4th-highest ranked U20 player in the world. Guess he was for real!
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    Do not kid yourself, self drop-feeding is not the same thing

    Because pros employ full-time coaches and can get strong players to hit them feeds any time they want?
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    BH slice is a beauty

    Out of curiosity, what do you do in doubles?
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    If you're serve is not 4.5 caliber, it might as well be 3.0 caliber.

    Seems the main fallacy in the OP here is equating "good serve" with "big serve." A serve can be pretty good without being particularly impressive, if the server can place it where he wants to, mix up pace and spin a bit, and not fault. Serve quality is determined by serve results, so if...
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    Guess the players!

    --Philosopher King --Undead creature with a large bell
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    Guess the players!

    Ryan Harrison
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    Guess the players!

    William Renshaw (another new name for me!)
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    Guess the players!

    Florian Mayer!
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    Guess the players!

    Michael Chang
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    Guess the players!

    Our president would disagree....
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    Guess the players!

    Tomas Berdych
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    Guess the players!

    All the still-unsolved ones (I think): Audio booster, every, takeout Building level, age, predicament Holy golden air freshener Poison ivy on a cold day near the Golden Gate Did I miss any? Here's one more: The conqueror unlocks the legendary city.
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    Guess the players!

    Pat Rafter?
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    Guess the players!

    Ellsworth Vines
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    Guess the players!

    Couple more: --Famous dancer with a giant patella --An uncle's question --Poison ivy on a cold day near the Golden Gate
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