It seems utterly absurd that professional, highly-trained and incredibly powerful tennis players would even contemplate serving underarm.
Why would anyone trade a 140-160mph first serve for an embarrassingly slow offering?
But that is exactly what two players have decided to do already at this year's US Open. It seems almost incomprehensible, but with a pair of players doing so in the first week of a tournament means it is now big news.
So why would top-level players even entertain the prospect of jeopardising their chances with a half-hearted slow serve?
Well, the two instances are veryRead More »from Why some pro tennis players are serving underarm