JIRI VESELY

Complete Game Analysis

Date of Birth:

07/10/1993

Birthplace:

Pribram, Czech Republic

Residence:

Ras Al Khaimah, UAE

Height:

6'6'' / 198 cm

Weight:

207 lbs / 94 kg

Turned Pro:

2009

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Last Update:

December 2020

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Number of Points Analyzed for this Study:

3095

Shots' Ranking 2020

Return

66

Forehand

126

Backhand

71

Volley

28

Jiri Vesely's Strengths

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Serve

5 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 25% more Aces/Service Winners than his Rivals on Average
    * Ratio of Double Faults (12%)
    * First Serve Percentage (64%)
    * Ratio of Aces/Service Winners on First Serve (40%)
    * Second Serve Won Points (54%)
    * Ratio of Aces/Service Winners on Second Serve (5%)
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Return

3 Stars

Strengths:

    * Same Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors & Unforced Errors with the Return as hs Rivals on Average
    * Low Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand & Backhand Return
    * First & Second Serve Return Won Points in the Average (27%/49%)

Weaknesses:

    * Same Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors & Unforced Errors with the Return as hs Rivals on Average
    * Low Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Forehand & Backhand Return
    * First & Second Serve Return Won Points in the Average (27%/49%)
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Forehand

1 Star

Strengths:

    * None

Weaknesses:

    * 30% fewer Winners/Forcing Errors & 15% more Unforced Errors with the Forehand than his Rivals on Average
    * Low Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Forehand Inside Out & Inside In
    * High Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand Cross & Down the Line
    * Wins 40% of the Rallies after playing a Forehand Down the Line
    * Wins 41% of the Rallies after playing 2 Forehands Cross in a row
    * Wins 45% of the Rallies after playing a Forehand Inside In
    * Forehand Effectiveness in any kind of Rallies (short, medium & long)
    * Forehand Touch & Drop Shot (not really played)
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Backhand

4 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 25% more Winners/Forcing Errors for the same Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Backhand than his Rivals on Average
    * High Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Backhand Cross
    * High Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Backhand Cross & Down the Line
    * Backhand Drop Shot (48% of the points won when played)
    * Wins 52% of the Rallies after playing a Backhand Down the Line
    * First Backhand after his Serve
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Volley

4 Stars

Strengths:

    * 15% more Winners/Forcing Errors with the Volley than his Rivals on Average
    * Total of Points Won at the Net (18%)
    * 1-2 Punch Approach (10% of his total points won)
    * Volley Winners-Forcing Errors/Unforced Errors Ratio (76%)

Weaknesses:

    * Percentage of Points Won at the Net (65%)
    * Baseline Approach (58% of the points won)

Jiri Vesely's Game Style

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Server

High

Jiri Vesely can be regarded as a dominant Server. This is with the Serve that he takes his biggest edge against his opponents making on average 25% more aces/service winners than them. When his first serve lands in, 40% of the time it is unreturned.

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Puncher

Low

Jiri Vesely is not a Puncher at all. When compared with his opponents, this is with the forehand that he is the most dominated making on average 30% fewer winners/forcing errors and 15% more unforced errors. The forehand is his weakness and is the main strengths of the Punchers.

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Tempo Player

Medium-high

From the back of the court, Jiri Vesely is a Tempo Player. He plays rather close to the baseline and posses a better backhand than forehand. He likes to take the ball on the rise with the backhand and can be very effective this way, especially on his first shot after his serve.

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Offensive Player

Medium-high

Jiri Vesely posses an Offensive side to his game. 18% of his total points are won at the net (with or without a volley to play) and this number is just above the ATP average. His favourites ways to come in are the 1-2 punch and the baseline approach.

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Retriever

Medium-low

Even though Jiri Vesely wins less points than average when the rallies extends (47%), he still wins a certain amount of points by the errors of his opponents (40%, in the average).

Title in Pune (2020)