Court Tips

PRACTICAL INFORMATION FOR THE CLUB TENNIS PLAYER
(Also see “Tennis.com – Court of Appeals” on our Tennis Link page)

Rotating Serves

Topic: Rotating Serves Question: We split sets and played a 10-point tiebreak instead of a third set. Are you allowed to switch the rotation of serves in the (match) tiebreak or do you have to keep the same rotation you had in the last set? KAUFMAN: In a set tiebreak (first to 7 and win by a margin of 2), the order… Read more →

Dropping Racquets

Topic: Dropping racquets Question: My doubles opponent recently hit a volley very close to the net and her racquet flew out of her hand, hit on her side of the court and then bounced over the net onto my side. Was it my point since her racquet came onto my side of the court, or should we have played a… Read more →