Lawn Tennis in Our Own Country

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A. G. Spalding & bros., 1890 - 224 Seiten
 

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Seite 211 - ... the second set either player is entitled to a rest, which shall not exceed seven minutes ; and provided, further, that in case of an unavoidable accident...
Seite 213 - ... decide similarly for the second game. The partner of the player who served in the first game shall serve in the third ; and the partner of the player who served in the second game shall serve in the fourth, and so on in the same order in all the subsequent games of a set.
Seite 210 - On either player winning his first stroke, the score is called 15 for that player; on either player winning his second stroke, the score is called 30 for that player; on either player winning his third stroke, the score is called 40 for that player; and the fourth stroke won by either player is scored game for that player, except as below. If both players have won three strokes, the score is called deuce; and the next stroke won by either player is scored advantage for that player.
Seite 209 - The players shall stand on opposite sides of the net ; the player who first delivers the ball shall be called the Server, the other the Striker-out.
Seite 212 - In the four-handed game the pair who have the right to serve in the first game may decide which partner shall do so, and the opposing pair may decide similarly for the second game.
Seite 209 - The choice of sides and the right of serving during the first games shall be decided by toss ; provided that, if the winner of the toss choose the right to serve, the other player shall have the choice of sides, and...
Seite 212 - The referee in his discretion may at any time postpone the match on account of darkness or condition of the ground or weather. In any case of postponement, the previous score shall hold good. Where the play has ceased for more than an hour, the player who at the cessation thereof was in the court first chosen shall have the choice of courts on the recommencement of play. He shall stay in the court he chooses for the remainder of the set. The last two sentences of this rule do not apply when the players...
Seite 208 - The height of the net is 3 feet 6 inches at the posts and 3 feet at the centre. At each end of the court, parallel with the net and at a distance of...
Seite 93 - ... being 25 inches. The next day corsets were worn during the exercise, and the average girth of waist was reduced to 24 inches. The same distance was run in the same time by all, and immediately afterward the average heart impulse was found to be 168 beats per minute.
Seite 209 - Law 7, or if the ball served drop in the net or beyond the Service Line, or if it drop out of Court or in the wrong Court.

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