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How to play tennis
Venus Williams

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How to play tennis
learn how to play tennis with the Williams sisters
1st American ed.
[Venus and Serena Williams] ; text editor, Laura Buller ; photographer, Russell Sadur.

Published 2004 by DK Pub. in New York, N.Y .
Written in English.

About the Book

Tennis instruction and brief history of the game from two of the best-known pros. Provides special attention inclusiviness of the modern game.

Table of Contents

Foreword
Before you play: Opener
What to wear
Equipment
About the court
Warming up and upper body stretches
Lower body stretches
Basic rules
Getting started: Opener
Basic skills
Handling a racket
Forehand drive
Backhand
Ready position
Serve
Service rules/tactics
Service rules/tactics
Returning serve
Basic skills in action
Moving forward: opener
Forehand volley
Backhand volley
The lob
Smash
Drop shot
Slice and topspin
Match tactics: Opener
Tennis etiquette
Playing at baseline
Coming to the net
Playing at the net
Match play
Match play
Doubles 1
Doubles 2
Doubles 3
Winners: Opener
Keeping fit
Preparing for a match
Tennis in your life
Greatest
Glossary
Glossary
Index
Useful addresses
Acknowledgements.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
796.342
Library of Congress
GV995 .W69 2004

The Physical Object

Pagination
95 p. :
Number of pages
95

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23082664M
ISBN 10
0756605822
ISBN 13
9780756605827
LC Control Number
2004007187
Library Thing
1739115
Goodreads
480883

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