Lawn Tennis Tips: July 2009
Roger Federer beats Andy Roddick to wins his carer 15th Grand slam title and became the only person to do so. He won the match 5-7,7-6,7-6,3-6,16-14 (yeah right 16-14) to win his 15th grand slam beating Andy Roddick in a hard fough match that saw no favorites in front of greats like Borg and Pete samprass. Federer also reclaimed the world number 1 ranking after wining his 15th title. The challenge and uncertainty in tennis provides much of the thrill and an obsession with winning only hastens defeat.
Lawn Tennis Tips: July 2008
Many people think Roger Federer plays with a semi-Western grip, similar to Andy Roddick’s. In reality, his grip is closer to Pete Sampras’. Federer keeps part of his hand off the end of the grip, but most of it is still on the back of the handle, directly aligned with the face of the racquet. He shifts his index base knuckle slightly downward about half a bev. 2 STANCE and TORSO ROTATION. Federer’s windshield wiper follow-through often confuses observers who associate this ﬁ nish with more extreme ...