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Tennis balls - no one gives them a second thought until its time to play that all important match.What I always tell my customers is if you are playing a tournament, make sure to find out which ball will be used, and buy it.Buy that ball, and play with it in the week or weeks before to prepare yourself. Every ball plays different, just like every racquet and every surface.So, give yourself the best chance and make sure you practice with fresh tennis balls, not flat ones.

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Finding the perfect racquet for your style, taste and goals. Over the last 35 years, a common mistake I’ve seen people make when choosing a tennis racquet is to buy whatever their favourite player is using, instead of looking at what will actually suit their own style of play. We’re all different, so when it comes to choosing a tennis racquet it’s important to choose one you like the feel of. Whether or not a racquet works for your game will depend on what style of player you are, what you like to do and what you want to achieve....

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