Many players say that they are planning to do some video analysis during this time of isolation. That’s great! But what are you looking at? There are two general categories (Technique and Tactics) and some subtle smaller categories. Let’s take a look at five elements of the technique and give elements of their tactics.
This outline below can be used to study any player. But for an illustration, we are going to use the 2019 China Open Final between Ma Long and Tomokazu Harimoto game two.
Many of my recent coaching articles have been quite long! Sometimes, I feel that shorter summary articles are better because the key points are easier to remember and apply. In this article, I'm going to highlight 8 quick reminders that you should consider on the day of a tournament...
1. Watch your opponent in a prior match and study his style, his serve, and his serve return. Before beginning a match, also make sure to check his racket.