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Who has the ugliest strokes?

Most comes on my mind:

Bartoli
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Errani
and maybe Baltacha

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Re: Who has the ugliest strokes?

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Re: Who has the ugliest strokes?

I don't like Cibulkova's either...
They are so flat, it seems that every of them lands in the net and most often that's the case
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Re: Who has the ugliest strokes?

Bartoli

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Re: Who has the ugliest strokes?

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Most comes on my mind:

Bartoli
Niculescu
Errani
and maybe Baltacha
I can see why Monica Niculescu's name will probably come up in this thread a lot. She certainly has the most unique unusual and unorthox groundies on the tour and for many different = ugly and normal = beautiful.

Of course I am not going to disagree with any poster on this because ugliness like beauty is very subjective and we all have a right to our subjective opinions on this. But when talking about beauty or ugliness we must recognise....there is never a definitive answer, just a lot of personal subjective opinions. Personally I'm sure I will surprise no one when I say I love Monica's groundies but I do aknowledge my opinion is absolutely as subjective as everyone elses.

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Re: Who has the ugliest strokes?

No one has a problem with Kleybanova?

It looks really painful

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Re: Who has the ugliest strokes?

Baltacha, Srebotnik, Kuznetsova and Safina. Oh I almost forgot Kleybanova. Fugly strokes.
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Kleybanova - it´s horrible to watch

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Henin.

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Re: Who has the ugliest strokes?

i like Bartoli's strokes

Srebotnik ... ew

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Re: Who has the ugliest strokes?

Kleybs

But the LOWEST ranked players usually have unconventional (called "ugly") groundies and serve motions.

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Venus, i dont like the way she sets up for her backhand.
Its completely subjective i guess..

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