Most blatant examples of yips in tennis?

Fabresque

Hall of Fame
Coria and Zverev with serves are the main two that stick out for me. I’ve seen some Gasquet forehand yips as well. Any others?
 

clayqueen

Talk Tennis Guru
Dementieva serve stands out in my mind.
Elena Dementieva did not have a yip in her serve she just had a terrible serve.

That Dementieva has been ranked among the world's top 10 players since 2003 is remarkable. Sure, she's 5'11", with speed, power and some of the game's most dynamic ground strokes. But in every match she plays, she must compensate for a huge shortcoming: a serve that has been labeled bizarre, ugly … perhaps the worst in history. "If you are Russian," says Dementieva, in perfect English, "you must be ready to battle everything."
 

BGod

Legend
Federer on multiple chokes. 2008 Wimbledon for one with all those errors, 2011 USO and I can't remember 09 USO if he coughed up points or was just taking things light. Wawrinka against Fed also seemed to strike out mentally.
 

clout

Hall of Fame
Federer on multiple chokes. 2008 Wimbledon for one with all those errors, 2011 USO and I can't remember 09 USO if he coughed up points or was just taking things light. Wawrinka against Fed also seemed to strike out mentally.
There's a big difference between the yips and not being clutch enough compared to your opponent...
 

clout

Hall of Fame
Errani and Dementieva had some nightmare-ish serving performances. It's a shame with Elena because every other part of her game was slam winning worthy but that serve always seemed to hold her back against tennis' elites

Zverev's second serve is also a mystery how can you be 9 ft tall and not even hit the bottom of the net on a serve
 
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