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post #56 of (permalink) Old Jan 20th, 2013, 03:48 PM
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Re: Longest rally ever

Originally Posted by davidmario View Post
There was a rally in a match at richmond in october 1984 between Vicky Nelson and Jean Hepner which lasted 29 minutes(643 strokes)!!!

The number of strokes is clearly exagerated. That corresponds to a stroke every 3 seconds. Those girls were moonballing, probably only striking the ball every 7 or 8 seconds.

If you calculate at 8 strokes per minute its around 250 strokes for 29 minutes.
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