Learn how to play the mental game of tennis like the pros -- through the strategies and techniques of the man who coached both Andrew Agassi and Andy Roddick to success.
He's been called the best in the world at the mental game of tennis. Brad Gilbert's strokes may not be pretty, but looks aren't everything. He has beaten the Tour's biggest names -- all by playing his ugly game.
Now in 'Winning Ugly' Gilbert teaches recreational players how to win more often without necessarily even changing their strokes. They key to success, he says, is to become a better thinking player -- to recognise, analyse and capitalise. That means out-thinking your opponents before, during and much after a match; forcing him or her to play your game. 'Winning Ugly' is an invaluable combat manual for the court, and its tips include some real gems. Ultimately, 'Winning Ugly' will help you beat players who have been beating you.
- Publication Date:
- 02 / 04 / 2007
- 129 x 198mm