How the sliced backhand of Roberta Vinci helped cause the biggest upset in Tennis history!

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The other night were witnessed potentially the biggest upset in tennis history. Serena Williams was just two wins away from completing the calendar Grand Slam and winning her 5th Grand Slam title in a row however she can up against Roberta Vinci a player who had never before these two weeks had never made it past a quarter final of a Grand Slam on the singles tour but pulled off one of the biggest upsets ever to advance to her first Grand Slam final.

What stood out for me during the match from Vinci and took the control of the rallies away from Serena was the slice backhand of Vinci especially from the middle of the court on the baseline which took the power and pace off the ball and sent it just inside the baseline to Serena.

I’ve tried to show it the best I can above. The…

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