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March 16th, 2009

Tennis Instruction: Is the One-Handed Backhand a Thing of the Past?

I am not going too far out on a limb here but I predict there will be less than a total of three combined one-handed backhanders on the men’s and women’s tour that make the quarterfinals at Indian Wells this year. That is three out of 16.

Posted by TennisOne @ 5:15 pm in Instruction, Tennis | 22 Comments »

March 16th, 2009

UPDATE1: Roddick Blasts Opponent Off Court with Forehands, Obscenities at Indian Wells

When Andy Roddick let out a “Yeah!” followed by a “F**k you!” in the direction of opponent Daniel Koellerer during the second-set tiebreak (in full view of Tennis Channel viewers), it was apparent the Austrian agitator had gotten under the American’s skin. ADHEREL Roddick went on to defeat Koellerer 6-1, 7-6 on Sunday night to [...]

Posted by Staff @ 12:17 am in Tennis | 186 Comments »