ASLAN KARATSEV

Complete Game Analysis

Date of Birth:

04/09/1993

Birthplace:

Vladikavkaz, Russia

Residence:

Russia

Height:

6'1" / 185cm

Weight:

187lbs / 85kg

Turned Pro:

-

Forme abstraite 23

Last Update:

March 2021

Forme abstraite 23

Number of Points Analyzed for this Study:

804

Shots' Ranking 2020

Serve

Return

Forehand

Backhand

Volley

Aslan Karatsev's Strengths

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Serve

3 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * Same Ratio of Aces/Service Winners as his Opponents on Average
    * Same Ratio of Aces/Service Winners as his Opponents on Average
    * First Serve Won Points (74%)
    * Second Serve Won Points (46%)
    * Ratio of Double Faults (11%)
    * Ratio of Aces/Service Winners on Second Serve (2%)
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Return

3 Stars

Strengths:

    * 2 times more Winners/Forcing Errors with the Return than his Opponents on Average
    * High Ratio of Return Winners/Forcing Errors
    * First Serve Return Won Points (32%)

Weaknesses:

    * 40% more Unforced Errrors with the Return than his Opponents on Average
    * High Ratio of Return Unforced Errors
    * Second Serve Return Won Points (46%)
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Forehand

4 Stars

Strengths:

    * 80% more Winners/Forcing Errors with the Forehand than his Opponents on Average
    * High Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Forehand Cross & Inside In
    * Low Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand Down the Line
    * Wins 66% of the Rallies after playing 2 Forehands Cross in a row
    * Wins 58% of the Rallies after playing a Forehand Inside In
    * First Forehand after the Serve
    * Forehand Effectiveness in the Medium Rallies (5-8 shots)

Weaknesses:

    * 60% more Unforced Errors with the Forehand than his Opponents on Average
    * Low Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Forehand Down the Line
    * Very high Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand Cross
    * Wins 45% of the Rallies after playing a Forehand Down the Line
    * Forehand Effectiveness in the Long Rallies (over 8 shots)
    * Forehand Drop Shot (not played)
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Backhand

2 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 60% more Winners/Forcing Errors with the Backhand than his Opponents on Average
    * 30% more Unforced Errors with the Backhand than his Opponents on Average
    * High Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Backhand Cross & Down the Line
    * Very high Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Backhand Cross & Down the Line
    * First Backhand after the Serve
    * Wins 42% of the Rallies after playing 2 Backhands Cross in a row
    * Wins 48% of the Rallies after playing a Backhand Down the Line
    * Backhand Effectiveness in the Medium Rallies (5-8 shots)
    * Backhand Effectiveness on the Return Games
    * Backhand Drop Shot (not really played)
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Volley

3 Stars

Strengths:

    * 80% more Winners/Forcing Errors with the Volley than his Opponents on Average
    * 1-2 Punch Approach (7% of his total points won)

Weaknesses:

    * Volley Winners-Forcing Errors/Unforced Errors Ratio (67%)

Aslan Karatsev's Game Style

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Server

Medium

Aslan Karatsev gets Serve numbers in the ATP average. He can count on this shot to win free points on a regular basis but not always to win matches.

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Puncher

High

From the back of the court, Aslan Karatsev is between a Puncher and a Tempo player. When compared with his opponents, his best shot is the forehand (and not the backhand) but he played close to the baseline as a Tempo player.

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Tempo Player

High

From the back of the court, Aslan Karatsev is between a Puncher and a Tempo player. When compared with his opponents, his best shot is the forehand (and not the backhand) but he played close to the baseline as a Tempo player.

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Offensive Player

Medium

Aslan Karatsev get Volley numbers in the ATP average. He can count on this shot to finish rallies but not especially to win matches.

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Retriever

Low

Winning only 35% of his points by the errors of his opponents (below the ATP average), Aslan Karatsev cannot be regarded as a Retriever. He is much more an aggressive and powerful baseliner than a defender.

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