This is the second episode in a four-part series on doubles strategy. If you’ve never thought about strategy before or are new to doubles, this series will get you started and help you turn into a smarter, more effective tennis player.
Today we are going to talk about serve strategy for doubles.
We cover the different roles of each player on the serve team and how they work together as a team, including communication and signaling. This episode also includes specific strategies for serving to the deuce vs ad court and explains the major differences.
Listen to all four episodes in this series on doubles strategy:
Here are some of the things I mention in this podcast episode on serve strategy for doubles.
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Will Boucek is the Founder & CEO of The Tennis Tribe. He has played tennis for over two decades, including in college. Will has worked with ATP & WTA tour players and coaches. He currently lives in Austin TX where he plays USTA leagues & tournaments, writes about tennis, and teaches doubles workshops.