Former Australian Open finalist Arnaud Clement has announced his retirement from singles.
The news was formalized Monday night through his official website after the defeat in the first round of Wimbledon qualifying.
"Tonight was my last game in singles. The decision was made before the qualifications. It is always very difficult to say but I am just very relaxed about this decision. I'm not sad. Now begins another career for me with new goals and challenges. "
Clement will play at Wimbledon with his compatraiot Michael Llodra
How to play from the baseline
The expression “to endure the rally” is about those indeterminate moments of a rally where none of the players is leading.
The ability to endure the rally is fundamental when you play a “long rally”, because it offers you the chance to measure your opponent’s strong points and vulnerabilities, besides letting you position as best as possible for your next offensive shot.