Athleticism Perfonified Dominic Thiem battles Rafael Nadal in the Barcelona final later this afternoon. Rafa is going to look to hit as many forehands as possible, and target the majority of them straight at Dominic Thiem’s backhand. Rafa will be looking to get the ball up high, and push Thiem back as far as possible.
Own your 2nd serve. The top 10 players in the world do things just a little bit better than those chasing them up the rankings. But what exactly do they do better? I recently wrote an Infosys Beyond The Numbers story on the ATP website focused on what the Top 10 do so well. It