|2006 Pacific Life Open - Ladies Doubles|
Lisa Raymond / Samantha Stosur def. Virginia Ruano Pascual / Meghann Shaughnessy
- Deep, penetrating shots cross court which may extend the rally.
- Short, in-the-service-box returns that force the opponent to change position. These type of shots require accuracy, spin, and the agility to change play patterns
Xconsider lobbing as a key strategy during doubles increasing time to respond based on carefully selected target area
"Player Positioning: 1 Up 1 Back" -
the WINNING FORMULA (not)
Stosur maintains tight control over a failed second serve. calculated precision!
This match was played in Palm Springs California, 2006.
winning team tennis is one of the most
challenging and rewarding accomplishments
for all tennis players