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Published on 04 April 2011
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Choosing the advantageous racket head size is crucial when deciding the finest tennis racket for your game.

Visualizing how to prefer a tennis racket can be a dashing job. Amongst the numerous conditions for your fresh racket purchase are grip size, racket makeup, string concentration, tennis racket head size and more.

Choosing the advantageous racket head size is extremely important to beginning players as well as advanced and expert players. Many newbie tennis players find that using a tennis racket with an outsized head allows them with a bigger hitting area and, therefore, allows them to make contact with the ball on the more accurately. Bigger heads offer more confidence since the player generally undergoes less mis-hits. Outsized rackets are generally between 105 and 125 square inches. In common, players with bounded mobility may also benefit from a bigger racket head size as well.

 

Opposite to that, expert players generally benefit from using a tennis racket with a lower racket head. Lower racket heads allow more maneuverability and generally develop less power and more command although the weight of the racket is an authoritative element in the power-control equation. You will observe that most of the players on the master tour play with lower heads. They rarely require help generating pace and also lean to bang a cleaner shot near the sweet spot of the racket so they do not require help with either power or with their ability to bang strong shots.

Although it might appear complex, keep in mind the common rule that a bigger racket head size usually means that the racket will give more power than one with a lower racket head. Larger racket heads offer more pardon for off-centered shots. Rackets with lower heads provide lower power but more appropriate control and are usually more appropriate for more experienced players who can develop their own power.

Hold in brain that each player may give different preferences and the above info is common in nature. Try out with different rackets through a practice sessions at your local sporting goods store or tennis professional shop so you'll be able to get a sense for what will work out best for you and your particular game and style. Make sure to describe your game to the racket adviser or your local tennis instructor so that he or she may offer the correct guidance and advice for your racket purchase.

 

All the best! Have a happy buying!

-Adwait Kulkarni

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France captain Guy Forget was fooling no one when he described his team as underdogs ahead of the 2010 Davis Cup final. Serbia might have home advantage and the outstanding player in their ranks, but davis cup tennis betting pundits note how the French route to the final has been so smooth an impressive that Forget’s statement represents little more than an attempt to increase the pressure on the hosts.
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If the WTA Tour Championships are seen as the ‘fifth Grand Slam’, it is appropriate that Serena Williams is the defending champion. The end of season finals will move to Istanbul next year after three years in Doha and Serena will be hoping to make it three wins out of three for the Williams sisters in the emirate, as Venus won the title in 2008.

The older Williams sister is absent with a knee injury and Serena’s own participation is in doubt due to her ongoing foot problem that forced her out of the US Open. Even if she does make it on court in Qatar, too much from WTA tour odds shouldn’t be expected, for her famous ability to find her feet in tournaments with little preparation will not be enough in a short format that demands a flying start.

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With some players on the ATP tour spending a lot of time and energy campaigning for the right to enjoy a longer break at the end of what represents a grueling and exhausting tennis season each year, officials at the ATP have reacted positively by granting the participants on the tour a total of seven weeks off in comparison to the current month away from the game they are allowed to experience.

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This year’s US Open women’s draw may well be more open than usual due to the absence of Serena Williams, but not having the talented world number one around is certain to remove some of the gloss for whoever is able to win this year’s final Grand Slam.

With Serena having caused uproar amongst those who analyse tennis odds with her behaviour at last year’s tournament, an event that she will be keen to forget following her foul mouthed tirade against officials at the match that resulted in her defeat in the semi-finals against eventual champion Kim Clijsters, she did well to bounce back to top form earlier this year.

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