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07-21-2012, 11:04 AM
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Originally Posted by kihei View Post
I haven't seen Tommy play that much this summer, but I can't remember the last time he played really offensive tennis; I remember him getting to the net a lot more than he does now. I thought he orchestrated a couple of points in the breaker like a clever old bear, though, especially the one where he tempts Cilic to go down the line and there is Haas waiting to stroke the ball into a wide open court for the winner.
He has been playing offensive tennis most of his matches this summer. I mean, it's a really stark contrast from the way he was playing against Simon and Mayer: he was practically hitting moonballs for much of the first set of this match. He just wasn't constructing points toward an end that set, even on his own serve. Looks like things are going his way now though.

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