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Mentality when facing different opponents

Table Tennis Mental Preparation

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Yousaid Cool

Yousaid Cool Asked 3 months ago

Hi Alois/Jeff,

In your career, was your mentality that every opponent, whatever his rank is equal? Like would you regard a Chinese player an equal challenge as perhaps, an Egyptian one; not bigger, nor smaller?

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Alois Rosario

Alois Rosario Answered 3 months ago

Hi Yousaid,

I think that is an interesting perspective. I certainly wasn't able to do that effectively myself.  I think you should go into a match with reasonable feel of your opponent.  Sometimes that will influence the way you need to approach your tactics as well.

Go into a match with eyes open.


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Yousaid Cool

Yousaid Cool Posted 3 months ago

Yeah i completely understand.

By the way, loving the new look of the website!


Alois Rosario

Alois Rosario from PingSkills Posted 3 months ago

Glad you are liking the new look of the site.  Jeff has spent a few months working on it.



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