Play "first to five" in two-on-one tennis to get ready for a match. Learn how to get ready for a game situation in tennis with various drills and training techniques in this free video lesson.
Now, we're going to play a little game. Gary and I will be at the net. Ken's at the baseline. I'm going to feed the ball. Ken has to hit the ball to us and then we can do anything we want at that point. So, first team to first side to five wins the game. Alright. So, Ken first ball has to be back to us. So, move in and attack that ball Ken. Ok. So, it's one-zero us. So, you see how this game works. It forces, it makes it a little bit of a game and the winner gets to stay. So, it's one-zero. Oh, that's a beautiful top spin allowed by Ken. So, it's one to one. Ok. That's wide, so Ken is willing one to two. Ok. It's two to two. Nice shot. It's three to three. So, Ken's got a lot of fight in him. Ok. So, it's four-three game ball. Ok. So, Ken won that game and he would get to continue. So, that's how you play this game. You turn everything into a game and it ups the level of competition and focus.