Boris Becker: The basics are paramount!

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Boris Becker: The basics are paramount!

The basics of tennis play a crucial role not only for amateurs, but also for advanced players. Learn from the tennis legend how to fulfil your potential!

10 video lessons
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Deutsch, English
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Free Access episode

5 minutes

Watch Free Access episode and learn why warm-up is so important in Boris Becker's opinion.

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E01 | Warm-up

8 minutes

In the first episode of the course, Boris Becker will tell you about warming up - why it's so important, when to warm up and for how long.

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E02 | Forehand

7 minutes

Forehand - is there a perfect one? What impact does a surface have on it and what's the foundation of the forehand? Boris Becker will tell you all about it and about his forehand in this lesson.

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E03 | Backhand

9 minutes

In this lesson, Boris Becker will talk about all the important things about backhand, confidence and the best backhand among the top players.

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E04 | Serve

15 minutes

This episode is all about the most important shot in tennis - the serve. You will learn about where does the power come from in a serve, about the placement, position, second serve and who's the best server now in Boris Becker's opinion.

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E05 | Return

10 minutes

Second most important shot - the return. Boris Becker talks about the position, moving around and Novak Djokovic's return, but also about putting pressure on the opponent and how to get into their head.

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E06 | Volley

12 minutes

"Now it's volley time!". After watching this episode you will get to know why Boris is calling volley "a lost art". Moreover, of course, you will learn how to do it properly and correct and who in the world is the best volleyer.

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E07 | Mentality

11 minutes

What is the right mentality? Listen to Boris Becker and think how you can overcome your mental struggles before, during and after the match.

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E08 | Strategy

10 minutes

Creating your own strategy before the match is quite significant. What's more important - focusing on your strength or your opponent's weaknesses? Check it out!

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E09 | Equipment

13 minutes

Watch the story of Boris Becker's tennis rackets and shoes. When the racket is too heavy? How looked like a wooden racket and how difficult was to find it's the sweet spot? Let's see!

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E10 | Lifestyle

13 minutes

Why tennis is so exciting sport? Who can explain it better than Boris Becker? Watch the last episode about magic of tennis.