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    Hard courts suck

    All we need is a perfect bounce and no wind for tennis ecstasy
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    Hard courts suck

    Fast hardcourts are the best surface IMO. A perfect bounce every time, and you can be aggressive.
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    Be honest about you own ability

    I think pushing wins until it doesn't. If your opponent stops pushing and hitting a bit harder and making you hit errors or they're hitting winners, then you have to raise your level too. The difficult part is finding the balance between pushing and too many errors: and even when you do find...
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    Changing direction of your shot at the last moment

    Agree. You gotta know what you're going to do, just disguise it well
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    Changing direction of your shot at the last moment

    I think body positioning can give away how you hit it. I like to position myself to hit a forehand DTL and then hook it at the last moment using a lasso forehand (essentially allows you to hit later). But I dont do this all the time you gotta stay phresh
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    Agassi's Open. Attack your opponents strength!

    Others are very neutral and dont even have a favorite shot
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    do you try to hit DTL after one ball ?

    I think it depends on who you're playing too. I find that shorter opponents are often better at long grinding rallies, so you gotta step in and hit more down the line balls and just play with more pace on the ball in general so the rallies end faster.
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    Let's go traditional

    Btw what's he addresses of these courts? I need to check them out. I've played a bit at royal park actually, my mate is a member there. I'm not the biggest fan of clay though, my club back in Perth was grass and hardcourt.
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    Let's go traditional

    I'm in!!
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    Let's go traditional

    NML?
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    Let's go traditional

    This guy is so solid! I think MVP of the ATP cup. He's a darkhorse
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    Let's go traditional

    Kensington, just north of the city. Are you ... keen... for a hit sometime? Where are you?
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    Australian open

    So guys I have the luxury of living in Melbourne this year so i get to watch the AO! @Curious or other Melbournians / people that have gone to the AO before: how do you know who you'll see play? I.e. if I buy a ticket to the marget court wednessay 7pm session, I'm told I'll see one singles...
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    Let's go traditional

    I moved to Melbourne actually! Havent been on here much due to lots of life changes this year. Just waiting for the perfect weather to face the @Curious serve :p. Do you know anyone else here who lives in Melb?
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