Mese: Luglio 2019

La brutta verità sul tennis

31 Luglio 2019 Off

Translating… For parents and “wannabe” professional players it is hard to understand that this highly competitive sport of tennis seeks the boundaries of the maximum capacity of human efficiency. Neither do they realize that the decision for a career in top sports performance, especially in tennis, represents a persistent incision into a youngster’s way of…

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Federer non può essere serio!

30 Luglio 2019 Off

Translating… Just recently I read a quote by Roger Federer that left me aghast! After losing 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 against Andy Roddick for the exhibition title at Kooyong 2007 Roger Federer said: “It’s hard in those conditions. I did not want to lose my rhythm from the baseline, so I decided to go to the…

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Il vero scopo della pratica del tennis

30 Luglio 2019 Off

Translating… What is the main purpose of practice? Well, let me start by telling you what it’s not. It’s not to improve your strokes (not directly anyway). It’s not to work on footwork or even concentration. These are all indirect benefits of what you are aiming to do – which is to build habits. Tennis…

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Regina del tennis

30 Luglio 2019 Off

Translating… Unlike many women tennis stars who share bitter relationship with their parents, Indian icon Sania Mirza enjoys the happiest of bonds with her father and mentor Imran. The 20-year-old, who shot to fame because of her exploits in world tennis, flaunts the strong relationship with her father as a reason behind her success. “My…

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Serena Williams, la pistola fumante!

30 Luglio 2019 Off

Translating… … And yes for all I know Serena’s racket must be still smoking a couple of days after that incredible final! “She smoked her, ‘” said Serena’s hitting partner, Mark Hiawaly. “She was unbelievable.” She’s serving bigger than in the past, she hitting some around 200 Km and is serving very accurate. She took…

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Non far apparire bene il tuo avversario!

30 Luglio 2019 Off

Translating… A couple of days after the match Roddick – Federer at the Australian Open 2007, a friend of mine said “it is impossible to beat a ‘Mister’ … like Federer …” I answered: My friend I watched the match and I think that it is still more impossible for his opponents; When the attacks…

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