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Mar 5th, 2016 10:41 AM
1MillionthSamFan I seem to be playing more and more like Sevastova lately! Except I still need to get a forehand drop shot. My backhand drop shot is lethal at the moment - yesterday I hit three in a row, and my opponent just shook her head in the end.. So up 4-1 I felt bad and stopped playing them. My SABR is coming along nicely against players with weak 2nd serves. I'm probably playing a bit like Vinci more too except I have a 2 handed back hand to add to my BH slice, and only come to the net with the SABR or when drawn in.
Feb 7th, 2016 03:30 PM
DefyingGravity
Re: Which pro does your game compare most to?

Now that I've got Pure Drives, I really play like Kim Clijsters lol.
Feb 7th, 2016 11:47 AM
Nottheone
Re: Which pro does your game compare most to?

My game style is constantly changing, because in some days I'm ready to work the point and go for my shots, add variety to my game (hitting slices, dropshots, going to the net - even if I don't feel that confortable hitting volleys), but in other days I simply start pushing because I also like the feeling of getting every ball back. I love running to a dropshot and I love to do passing shots, including hitting lobs. I also lack power to be the agressor in a match, so sometimes defending is my only option. So I'd say I'm a mix of Wozniacki, Radwanska and Azarenka, as I defend well, add some variety to my game and can me agressive, but need to build the point because I can't really make the difference on the first shots.
Feb 7th, 2016 01:46 AM
Lord Choc Ice
Re: Which pro does your game compare most to?

I think I said earlier I was like Maria but left handed. NO. Not sure though. I should get myself taped one day .
Feb 6th, 2016 05:44 PM
Jonah Leon
Re: Which pro does your game compare most to?

A cross between Babos and Vika who have somewhat similar forehands anyways. Serve is like Timea and return of serve is like Vika. Forehand is more like Timea but bh is more like Vika. Tactically I am like Vika in that I don't go for winners unless it's the right ball and instead just hit relentless heavy/flat shots down the middle. The main difference is I am reluctant to finish points off at the net but I'm working on it.
Aug 9th, 2015 03:02 AM
Queen Vika
Re: Which pro does your game compare most to?

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Nice videos. Thanks for sharing.



Queen Vika! I'd love to have her consistency and ROS. As for me, don't know about playing like Victoria but I've dressed like Victoria a la AO'12.
Shorts of holiness
Aug 9th, 2015 02:54 AM
Sam L
Re: Which pro does your game compare most to?

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First half is just warm-ups, second half is

This is one point I played against a 4.5 player, that damn ball clipped in net in the end and I let it go instead of swinging I need to work on that.
Nice videos. Thanks for sharing.

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Quite like Vika still, i love grinding up and down the middle until i get a short ball. My net game is atrocious though so i always pray for a lob so i can go back to baseline

My serve is consistent at best, but my second serve is super slow with little kick or slice, and i can go on DF sprees of 2-4 in a row so basically 2013 Vika

I also anticipate really well (Like Vika) , footwork fancy (Like Vika) and place the ball using topspin (Like Vika)

Conclusion: I am basically Victoria
Queen Vika! I'd love to have her consistency and ROS. As for me, don't know about playing like Victoria but I've dressed like Victoria a la AO'12.
Aug 8th, 2015 11:46 PM
Queen Vika
Re: Which pro does your game compare most to?

Quite like Vika still, i love grinding up and down the middle until i get a short ball. My net game is atrocious though so i always pray for a lob so i can go back to baseline

My serve is consistent at best, but my second serve is super slow with little kick or slice, and i can go on DF sprees of 2-4 in a row so basically 2013 Vika

I also anticipate really well (Like Vika) , footwork fancy (Like Vika) and place the ball using topspin (Like Vika)

Conclusion: I am basically Victoria
Aug 5th, 2015 09:43 PM
Zephyr
Re: Which pro does your game compare most to?

Lol when I look back on what I've posted here before.
I think I've finally found a player to which my game style is actually similar - the Possessed one!
With Wozniacki's serve.
Aug 2nd, 2015 06:24 PM
Grininel
Re: Which pro does your game compare most to?

^ I see a bit of a Pfizenmaier balltoss and Barthel's shrinking up left arm on your forehand.
Aug 2nd, 2015 01:33 AM
charmedRic
Re: Which pro does your game compare most to?

First half is just warm-ups, second half is playing points out.



This is one point I played against a 4.5 player, that damn ball clipped in net in the end and I let it go instead of swinging I need to work on that.
Jul 31st, 2015 07:33 PM
charmedRic
Re: Which pro does your game compare most to?

I was able to get a highlights video of my latest hitting session, once YouTube is done processing I may post it on here to see if I resemble one of the pro's in yinz's minds.
Jul 24th, 2015 07:06 AM
Mateo Mathieu
Re: Which pro does your game compare most to?

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You would kill me on synthetic grass. I hate slices and I hate that surface.
My attitude is so bad. Even worse than Davenport. You still have a chance at beating me
Jul 19th, 2015 03:44 AM
Sam L
Re: Which pro does your game compare most to?

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And still is I LOVE slice forehand
You would kill me on synthetic grass. I hate slices and I hate that surface.
Jul 18th, 2015 11:30 PM
iProdigy
Re: Which pro does your game compare most to?

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