Complete Game Analysis

Date of Birth:

11/11/1989

Birthplace:

Chisinau, Moldavia

Residence:

Chisinau, Moldavia

Height:

5'9'' / 175 cm

Weight:

152 lbs / 69 kg

Turned Pro:

2008

Last Update:

July 2019

Number of Points Analyzed for this Study:

2399

Shots' Ranking 2020

Serve

121

Return

36

Forehand

10

Backhand

75

Volley

50

Radu Albot's Strengths

Serve

1 Star

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * First Serve Percentage (65%)
    * 2 times fewer Aces/Service Winners than his Rivals on Average
    * Second Serve Won Points (53%)
    * First Serve Won Points (64%)
    * Ratio of Aces/Service Winners on First Serve (15%)
    * Ratio of Double Faults (13%)
    * Ratio of Aces/Service Winners on Second Serve (2%)

Return

3 Stars

Strengths:

    * 40% fewer Errors with the Return than his Rivals on Average
    * Second Serve Return Won Points (54%)

Weaknesses:

    * 40% fewer Points with the Return than his Rivals on Average
    * Low Ratio of Points with the Forehand & Backhand Return

Forehand

5 Stars

Strengths:

    * 30% fewer errors for the same Ratio of Points with the Forehand than his Rivals on Average
    * High Ratio of Points with the Forehand Down the Line & Inside In
    * Low Ratio of Errors with the Forehand Inside In
    * Wins 59% of the points after playing a Forehand Down the Line
    * Wins 59% of the points after playing a Forehand Inside In
    * Wins 69% of the points after playing 2 Forehands Inside Out in a row
    * Forehand Effectiveness in any kind of Rallies (short, medium & long)
    * Wears his Rivals' Backhand Down with the Forehand
    * Forehand Approach
    * Forehand Pass

Weaknesses:

    * Wins 40% of the points after playing 2 Forehands Cross in a row

Backhand

2 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 20% fewer Errors with the Backhand than his Rivals on Average
    * 2 times fewer Points with the Backhand than his Rivals on Average
    * Low Ratio of Errors with the Backhand Down the Line
    * Low Ratio of Points with the Backhand Cross & Down the Line
    * Backhand Touch on a short ball
    * Wins 43% of the Points after playing a Backhand Down the Line
    * Wins 43% of the Points after playing 2 Backhands Cross in a row
    * Wins 46% of the Points after playing a Backhand Slice
    * First Backhand after the Serve (lack of point)

Volley

4 Stars

Strengths:

    * 40% more Points with the Volley than his Rivals on Average
    * Total of Points Won at the Net (18%)
    * 1-2 Punch Approach (8% of the total points won)
    * Baseline Approach (9% of the total points won)

Weaknesses:

    * Serve & Volley (not really played)
    * Chip & Charge (not really played)

Radu Albot's Game Style

Server

Very low

Opting for a high first serve percentage, Radu Albot is nothing but a Server. His ratio of aces/service winners is very low (15%) and even when he wins a match his rivals make on average more points with the serve than him.

Puncher

High

The way Radu Albot Retrieves is with Punch. It means that he uses his topspin forehand to wear his rivals down but also to win points by his own actions. The forehand is by far his best shot in comparison with his opponents making on average the same ratio of points but 30% less errors than them.

Tempo Player

Medium-low

Radu Albot can play close to his baseline when he has to but he cannot be regarded as a Tempo player. He mainly plays in pace that when he has to counterpunch and as a consequence his ratio of points with the backhand & the return is below average.

Offensive Player

Medium

Radu Albot cannot be regarded as an Offensive Player but lately he developped this part of his game and in total 18% of his points are won at the net. It means that he is not only a defensive player and he knows when he has to use the forehand approach to get an edge.

Retriever

Very high

Radu Albot is a dominant Retriever winning 55% of his points by the errors of his rivals (far above average). Fast around the court, his main game plan is to wear his opponents down and forces them to miss more.

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