It surely wouldn't make sense if you had to serve to where the receiver found it most convenient to return.
Player X: "Damn, an Ace! Impossible to return! Unfair!"
The whole point is to make the ball unreachable/difficult for them to play back.
Heee. Yes, the goal of the sport of tennis is... to score points.
one day santoro is the hero and the next day he gets criticized
Santoro is in general a very nice guy, and I like him a lot, but if he complains about a bodyserve, he's just being out-of-line. No problem, all these guys are human and all of them make whiney statements once in a while. I'm sure he only did so because of disappointment - but it is indeed being whiney.