What's newThe latest videos in "Serve and Return"
A short swing-out movement and an uninterrupted, curved, swinging movement upwards. The swing path proves this and underpins something we already know: Roger's technique is a feast for the eyes....
The bird view of this kick serve allows us to observe closely the correct contact point and racquet work to make the ball spin forwards. Interesting is to observe how the player uses the wrist to p...
This bird view gives us a very nice look at the path of the racquet on a slice serve. It is important to notice the angle of the racquet at contact and how the forearm pronates even on a slice serv...
In this section you will find everything you need to understand and practice the first two shots of each point.
The section is divided in the following categories:
The purpose of the technical guidelines section is to help you understand the essential elements for each stroke. Here you will find several examples of serves and returns from different angles. Each stroke has been analyzed for you and broken down to help you understand the different key elements present in an effective serve or return.
Understanding and Improving Technique
In this section we break down the serve and return and help you understand exactly all the important technical aspects and provide many ideas on how to improve these essential shots.
Understanding the tactical concepts of these two strokes is essential for your success as a player. In this section you will find everything you need to understand and apply the most important tactical concepts of serving and returning.
Nothing like examples from the top to clarify doubts and understand the game better. This section is full of serve and return videos of top players that will promote your understanding of these key shots.
Practicing Serve and Return
Practicing the serve and the return can be very challenging because their practice can be very monotonous. Inside this section you will find a great variety of drills to help make the practice of the serve and the return more exciting and effective.