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Old 04-02-2005, 06:08 AM   #1
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How good of a tennis player are you?
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Old 04-02-2005, 06:09 AM   #2
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I stink. I have good footwork, sort of. I'm fast. Kind of. This is all relative though, since i play with other people who blow.
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I'd rank myself somewhere above a paraplegic and somewhere below Federer.
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Old 04-02-2005, 06:16 AM   #4
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Alright I might as well go now. I'm pretty good, probably 5.0 or so. Got a big serve and a pretty good forehand, but lazy footwork. And I could take Roddick from the baseline.

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Thanks delivery man.
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ITN 6
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What does ITN 6 refer to? Is it a rating system or an organization? I only have heard of the American NTRP system.

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Old 04-02-2005, 06:58 AM   #9
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im quite good- good spin forehand like nadal, and a powerful backhand, and i constantly work on my footwork. Im 16 and i am small for my age- and i hit around 100 mph serve, i think its decent- but comparatively its shit.
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im quite good- good spin forehand like nadal, and a powerful backhand, and i constantly work on my footwork. Im 16 and i am small for my age- and i hit around 100 mph serve, i think its decent- but comparatively its shit.

100mph serve? Nice. Can you keep it under control consistantly?
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Old 04-02-2005, 07:03 AM   #11
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ok, i have a crap serve, i have extremely crap movement, but i have an explosive forehand, backhand and smash, so usually i can control the point without moving. I'm lazy.
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Old 04-02-2005, 07:05 AM   #12
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i'm a serve volleyer who hates getting into baseline rallies

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Old 04-02-2005, 07:07 AM   #13
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i forgot to mention i'm a baseliner-thanks for reminding me bad-gambler
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Pathetic at best! lol, really I stink but hopefully in the not so distant future I should take some serious lessons to at least play at club level, if only for recreation. Boy I wish I could serve with a racket as I serve with my hand but with a volleyball. Its inconsistent and streaky but on a volleyball court and with a volleyball I can usually hit at least 3 aces per set. I am very short, however I have a rather very good serve for my size and height, I make look some of my 6 foot three inch fellow players look smaller than what they are when I am usually serving well. Anyways just rattling too much I guess!

My forehand is no where to be found and my backhand is ok at best, if I keep proper form and stance. I never thought trying to serve with a tennis racket could be so difficult, at best my serves would be powder puff 60mphs at best, that sums me up on a tennis court pretty much lol!
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I got some problems getting 1st serve in. then 2nd is weak...backhand weak..soild forehand...too big for net play...on a 10 scale 6.5-7

and i won the intermural tennis toury at my college about 40 played...
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