Even though Taylor Townsend cannot be regarded 100% as an Offensive player she is still much more Offensive than the rest of the WTA players. In total, 23% of her points are won at the net and when compared with her rivals this is with the volley that she takes her biggest edge. Her favorite ways to come in are the 1-2 punch approach right after her serve or the baseline approach.
Offensive / High
Besides Punching with her topspin forehand, Taylor Townsend can Retrieve. In total, 44% of her points are won by the errors of her rivals and this result is in the average. The backhand is mainly played in a Retreiving way and her ratio of points with this shot is very low.
Retriever / Medium
Taylor Townsend cannot be regarded as a Tempo player at all. She plays her shots with topspin and her ratio of points with her backhand is far below average. Tempo players hit closer to their baseline and are much more aggressive with their backhand than her.
Tempo / Low
From the back of the court, Taylor Townsend is a dominant Puncher. In total, 22% of her points are won with the topspin forehand and when compared with her rivals she makes on average 20% more points with that shot. However, her ratio of forehand errors is also high and in the end her forehand results are just below average.
Puncher / Medium-high
Even though Taylor Townsend cannot be regarded as a Server, she gets the same ratio of aces/service winners as her rivals. When compared with the rest of the WTA players, her second serve results are better than her first serve results.