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Doubles tip with Gigi Fernandez – The server calls the shots

Doubles tip with Gigi Fernandez – The server calls the shots

10/13/2015 | Written by: uspta


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Doubles tip with Gigi Fernandez – The server calls the shots

Description: Here is former world no.1 doubles player Gigi Fernandez with a tip on communication in doubles.


Tip:

One of the most important components of a successful doubles team is effective communication. Many times the communication may involve simple eye contact, a high-five, exchanging a few words, or simply telling your partner where you are going to serve next.

This week’s tip features 17 time doubles Grand Slam winner Gigi Fernandez discussing the importance of communication when serving. Gigi encourages servers to be the ones deciding the type and location of their next serve, especially during tight scores.

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