Tip of the day: Sidestep slalom

The sidestep is a key weapon in a tennis player’s armoury. It allows you to get into position quickly and efficiently without turning your back on the action.

That said, it may seem relatively simple to master, but it’s also very easy to trip over your own feet and see the ball whizz past. To help, Intosport.com have put together a brief, but informative, video outlining a drill that will both improve your footwork and spare your blushes.

Now check out more of Tennis Talent’s quick tips, which include warming downthe serve toss, doubles positioning and the tweener

Image: Carine06 on Flickr

About Max Figgett

Max is a writer for Tennis Talent and the owner of a pretty decent forehand, if he says so himself.

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