EGOR GERASIMOV

Complete Game Analysis

Date of Birth:

11/11/1992

Birthplace:

Minsk, Belarus

Residence:

Minsk, Belarus

Height:

6'5'' / 196 cm

Weight:

190 lbs / 86 kg

Turned Pro:

2010

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Last Update:

December 2020

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Number of Points Analyzed for this Study:

1267

Shots' Ranking 2020

Return

56

Forehand

129

Backhand

116

Egor Gerasimov's Strengths

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Serve

4 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 10% more Aces/Service Winners & 20% fewer Double Faults than his Rivals on Average
    * None
    * First Serve Percentage (64%)
    * First Serve Won Points (76%)
    * Ratio of Aces/Service Winners on First Serve (40%)
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Return

3 Stars

Strengths:

    * Low Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand & Backhand Return
    * First & Second Serve Return in the Average (27%/50%)

Weaknesses:

    * 25% fewer Winners/Forcing Errors for the same Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Return than his Rivals on Average
    * Low Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Forehand & Backhand Return
    * First & Second Serve Return in the Average (27%/50%)
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Forehand

1 Star

Strengths:

    * Forehand Drop Shot (70% of the points won when played)

Weaknesses:

    * 30% fewer Winners/Forcing Errors for the same Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand than his Rivals on Average
    * Low Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Forehand Cross, Inside Out & Inside In
    * High Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand Down the Line
    * Wins 41% of the Rallies after playing a Forehand Down the Line
    * Wins 45% of the Rallies after playing 2 Forehands Cross in a row
    * Wins 37% of the Rallies after playing a Forehand Inside In
    * Forehand Effectiveness the Medium & Long Rallies (over 5 shots)
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Backhand

1 Star

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * Backhand Touch on a short ball
    * 30% fewer Winners/Forcing Errors & 30% more Unforced Errors with the Backhand than his Rivals on Average
    * High Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Backhand Cross
    * Wins 46% of the Points after playing a Backhand Down the Line
    * Wins 39% of the Points after playing a Backhand Slice
    * Backhand Effectiveness in any kind of Rallies (short, medium & long)
    * Backhand Drop Shot (47% of the points won when played)
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Volley

5 Stars

Strengths:

    * 2.5 times more Winners/Forcing Errors with the Volley than his Rivals on Average
    * Percentage of Points Won at the Net (74%)
    * Total of Points Won at the Net (30%)
    * Serve & Volley (80% of the points won, 15% of the total won points)
    * 1-2 Punch Approach (75% of the points won), Baseline Approach (7% of his total points won)
    * Volley Points/Errors Ratio (86%)

Weaknesses:

    * Chip and Charge (not really played)

Egor Gerasimov's Game Style

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Server

High

Egor Gerasimov can count on an effective Serve. When that first serve lands in 40% of the time it is unreturned and this number is above the general average of the ATP players. This shot also allows him to be effective with the serve & volley.

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Puncher

Medium-Low

From the back of the court, Egor Gerasimov is not effective enough to be regarded as a Puncher. Punchers get a much higher ratio of winners/forcing errors with their forehand than him.

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Tempo Player

Medium-Low

From the back of the court, Egor Gerasimov is not effective enough to be regarded as a Tempo Player. Tempo Players get a much higher ratio of winners/forcing errors with their backhand than him.

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Offensive Player

High

Egor Gerasimov is an Offensive Player. In total, 30% of his points are won at the net (with or without a volley to play) and this number is above average. His favourite way to come to the net is the serve & volley and he also varies his Offensive game pattern with some 1-2 punch approach or baseline approach. At the net, he posses an excellent hand missing only 16% of his volleys.

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Retriever

Medium-Low

Egor Gerasimov is far too offensive to be regarded as a Retriever. Only 38% of his points are won by the errors of his opponents and this number is below average.

First ATP 250 Final in Pune (2020)