http://www.top-tennis-training.com/Tennis doubles lessonIn this video coaches Alex and Simon of Top Tennis Training explain the basics of doubles.This includ...
As a beginner starting to play doubles tennis, you should always try to move side to side when near the net. Engaging in a lateral movement when your opponent is about to hit a groundstroke will put them under considerable pressure. On the flip side, players in doubles game practice excessively to try and not hit the partner on the net.
The Basics of Doubles Tennis. Doubles tennis truly is the sport of a lifetime. Young or old, short or tall, fast or slow, doubles can hide many weaknesses. When played correctly, it can level the playing field against opponents that may have an advantage over you in singles. More: Court Positions for Doubles Tennis.
The first point is that playing doubles is not as run-intensive as playing singles. Although the field of play has been enlarged by the two doubles alleys, there are now two of you on the court and you only have to cover one side of the court. This saves you a lot of energy that you can invest in your strokes.
There are, however, a couple of rules on where you are allowed to stand when returning serve in doubles. When returning, you must stand in the court that you are receiving serve from. Your partner must stand in the opposite court. In other words, the receiver‘s partner cannot stand on the side with their partner.
Doubles Lesson: The Basics of Court Positioning Do you feel lost on the Doubles Court?Are you always in the wrong place at the wrong time?You can't figure ou...
Tennis doubles or doubles match is the match where 4 players play on the court, 2 players on each side as a team. Another difference is that the tennis doubles court size is 36 feet (10.97 meters) wide and 78 feet long. While in singles court size is 27 (8.2 meters) feet wide.
Doubles tennis pits two teams against each other, using a total of four players. The only other major difference is increased court width (but not the length). While perfect for elderly or less mobile players, everyone can have fun playing doubles.
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