The Djoker Return

There is no weapon in tennis like the return of serve. This is true for at least two reasons. The first: There's nothing more deflating, more flattening, more humbling for an opponent than to have his or her best serve rocketed back. A player, at every level, gets used to the rewards of hitting a good serve. It's an ace. The ball clanks off the returner's frame. Sometimes, a bloop return barely makes it over the net, setting up a fun and easy put-away. Feel my power!

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