[img]Plotted shots are location of Nadal's 1st serves.
Although it's always worked for him, you can't call this sort of uni-dimensional tennis anything but stupid. Maybe limited
is a better word but whatever. To me no player on tour is more...
1 an action or strategy carefully planned to achieve a specific end.
2 (tactics) the art of disposing armed forces in order of battle and of organizing operations, especially during contact with an enemy. Often contrasted with strategy.
It's an oxymoron to say that something that always works for him
is tactically stupid. It's like telling a general that he is stupid for repeating a plan that always takes him to victory, instead of being more creative and risking defeat just for the heck of it. Now that would be stupidity, of the highest order.