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Open Stance Audio, presented by Cliff Drysdale Tennis, is a new Monday-Friday podcast focusing on the tennis industry. From pro tennis commentary, instruction, technique, technology and guest interviews, tennis lovers of all kinds are encouraged to listen in. Featuring a short and sweet 10 minute format, get your tennis fix each day with Open Stance Audio!

Open Stance Audio, presented by Cliff Drysdale Tennis, is a new Monday-Friday podcast focusing on the tennis industry. From pro tennis commentary, instruction, technique, technology and guest interviews, tennis lovers of all kinds are encouraged to listen in. Featuring a short and sweet 10 minute format, get your tennis fix each day with Open Stance Audio!
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Open Stance Audio, presented by Cliff Drysdale Tennis, is a new Monday-Friday podcast focusing on the tennis industry. From pro tennis commentary, instruction, technique, technology and guest interviews, tennis lovers of all kinds are encouraged to listen in. Featuring a short and sweet 10 minute format, get your tennis fix each day with Open Stance Audio!

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English

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Episodes

Learn to Serve Like the Pros

6/21/2018
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The serve is a crucial shot on grass, and in tennis period. The only shot you have total control over. And yet so many players struggle mightily with this shot. Today Joey gives some tips for you to take into your game and hopefully start earning more free points soon. Check out Dominate on Serve: http://www.experiencemembers.com/dominateservepreview.html

Duration:00:09:44

Wild Cards: Ethics, Etiquette and More

6/20/2018
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Wimbledon main draw and qualifying wild cards were announced today, and sparked debate about who deserves them and why. This has been a long topic of discussion from both inside and outside the locker room. Joey discusses his thoughts on wild card ethics and why each side has a valid argument. 2018 Wimbledon Wild Cards: http://www.wimbledon.com/pdf/Wildcard_announcements_200618.pdf

Duration:00:08:52

6 to Watch on the Grass at Wimbledon

6/19/2018
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As the grass season heats up, Joey gives 3 ATP and WTA players to watch out for on the grass at Wimbledon. Who are your picks for the grass?

Duration:00:08:16

Andy Murray and Trusting the Process

6/18/2018
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Before listening to today's episode, I highly recommend you check out this short video of Andy Murray, who explains why he's missed playing tennis so much: https://www.facebook.com/cliffdrysdaletennis/posts/2403997752950130 Joey discusses how trusting the process and enjoying the journey of tennis can help you be at ease on the court and appreciate the pressure moments better.

Duration:00:07:09

Transitioning to Grass Court Tennis

6/15/2018
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As the tour transitions to the grass, host Joey Hanf breaks down the biggest challenges the players will face as they attempt to hone their game for the fast, slick surface. Of course the ball bounces lower and goes through the court faster; but what else should you look out for during this summer stretch leading up to Wimbledon?

Duration:00:10:19

French Open 2018 Wrap: Halep and Nadal Reign

6/14/2018
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After a few days on the road, we are back to wrap the 2018 French Open. Simona Halep captured her first major title while Rafael Nadal picked up his 11th Roland Garros trophy. Both will have a major impact on the sport going forward.

Duration:00:09:28

French Open Men's Final Preview: Rafael Nadal vs. Dominic Thiem

6/8/2018
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Ahead of the 2018 French Open Open Men's final, we give you our preview and analysis of the matchup between Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem. Nadal, who has only dropped one set in the tournament, looks to be playing some of his best tennis in search of a staggering 11th French Open title. Meanwhile, Dominic Thiem, arguable the second best clay court player on tour, looks to pull off the huge upset in Paris.

Duration:00:09:32

Simona Halep Shows Us How To Improve Our Mental Game

6/7/2018
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On today's episode, Joey discusses the mental evolution and improvement of Simona Halep, the world no. 1. Halep reached her fourth major final Thursday at the French Open with a win over Garbine Muguruza in the semifinals. Halep has yet to cross the finish line in majors, but continues to put herself in difficult positions, which is exactly how you improve your mental strength.

Duration:00:08:40

Marco Cecchinato's Cinderella Run Raises Questions

6/5/2018
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Joey is joined by freelance tennis writer Ben Rothenberg to discuss the shocking upset of Marco Cecchinato, who took out Novak Djokovic to reach the Roland Garros semifinals. The 25 year old Italian had never won a grand slam match prior to this tournament. And his story isn't all "Cinderella"; he was convicted of match fixing just two years ago by the Italian Tennis Federation but got off on a loophole. Ben discusses these details and more. Check out Ben's story on Cecchinato's past:...

Duration:00:09:08

The Future of the One Handed Backhand

6/1/2018
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The one handed backhand; a beautiful stoke that almost any tennis player wishes they could produce. But has the game gets faster, will it stick around in years to come? Our host Joey Hanf has mixed thoughts, and explains why it's so tough to develop players with a one hander in the modern game.

Duration:00:08:20

How to Prevent and Play Through Cramping

5/30/2018
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After watching some long, grueling battles on the clay of Roland Garros, we've seen a few players suffer through cramping on court. It's a difficult thing to watch, and if you've ever experienced it yourself, you know just how painful of an experience it can be. So today we have a few tips to help prevent cramping, and how to best deal with the situation on court once the cramps have begun.

Duration:00:09:09

What Happened to Jack Sock?

5/29/2018
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Jack Sock, who many thought was the biggest hope for American men's tennis going forward, has had an abysmal year in 2018. His loss Tuesday at the French Open put his singles record to 5-11, and it all seems to be going wrong for the 25 year old who stormed into the top 10 at the tail end of 2017. What has gone wrong? A few things, as host Joey Hanf explains.

Duration:00:09:29

French Open 2018: First Round Matches to Watch

5/25/2018
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Ahead of the year's second major, we break down the best first round matches to watch in both the men's and women's draws. From former champions to entertainers and grinders, there are some fantastic first round matchups to watch. Have a great memorial day weekend!

Duration:00:10:01

2018 French Open Draw Breakdown

5/24/2018
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The Draw was released for the 2018 French Open today in Paris. Who were the winners and losers? Where did Serena land? How does Nadal's course to an 11th title look? Host Joey Hanf discusses all of this and more.

Duration:00:10:01

The Best Value in Pro Tennis

5/23/2018
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Today I pose to you a simple question: what is the best value in professional tennis? From a fan's perspective, I personally believe that major qualifying is the best bang for your buck(because it's mostly free!). What's the best value in your opinion?

Duration:00:06:31

How to be a Better Doubles Partner

5/22/2018
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Doubles is the most popular game in modern club tennis, and being a good partner is a huge key to success! We go over some important tips on how to be a better partner on the court; this has nothing to do with actually changing the way you play. You can become a better partner by working on your communication, preparation, energy and much more. Let us know what you like to see in a doubles partner!

Duration:00:09:35

Get The Most Out Of Your Tennis Lessons

5/21/2018
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So many players, both juniors and adults, take private tennis lessons. But often we are not getting the most our of time on court. In this podcast, Joey gives you 6 things you can do have more valuable lessons and improve quickly. Thanks for listening everybody!

Duration:00:08:17

Why Do We Play Tennis? (Featuring Scott Colebourne)

5/17/2018
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Today Joey is joined by Scott Colebourne of Cliff Drysdale Tennis to discuss why people play tennis and how they can have more success and enjoyment in their game by embracing a long-term development mindset. This is a great episode for anyone looking to improve their overall morale on court and to understand that short term results don't always lead to long term success. Check us out on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/DrysdaleTennisTips

Duration:00:12:05

Denis Shapovalov and Daria Kasatkina

5/16/2018
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On today's episode, we discuss the prospects of two young talents that seem to be here for good; Denis Shapovalov and Daria Kasatkina. We break down why they will be successful on tour, and not only because of their tennis ability. Talent, fight, passion and self-awareness are just a few of the qualities these two players share.

Duration:00:08:46

How U.S. Legalized Betting Could Impact Tennis

5/15/2018
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The Supreme Court on Monday cleared the path for U.S. states to start offering sports gambling, ruling that a federal law that limited the practice in the United States was unconstitutional. Tennis, the second most bet on sport in the world, could not stand to gain a serious amount of attention from U.S. bettors. Is that good? Is that bad? Joey gives som initial thoughts on the ramifications.

Duration:00:08:20