I recommend Dr. John F. Murray’s new book:
Smart Tennis: How to Play and Win the Mental Game
(Smart Sport Series)
Media: Paperback Book, 272 pages
Publisher: Jossey-Bass (March 03, 1999)
Dimensions: 4.96 x 6.77 x 0.87 inches
Shipping Weight: 0.53 lbs
Available at major bookstores and online at Amazon.com and other stores.
“The game with yourself is often tougher than the battle against any opponent.
Smart Tennis shows you how to win the inner match while having fun along the
–Lindsay Davenport, world’s #1 ranked player for 1998
Become a More Competent-and Confident-Tennis Player – Smart Tennis is the
secret weapon that tucks right into your tennis bag. Apply these proven
principles of sport psychology to your game and gain a winning advantage both
on and off the courts.
“Smart Tennis is a must for players at all levels-from beginners to Wimbledon
champions! An outstanding book for understanding and improving your mental
–Vic Braden, tennis telecaster and researcher
“If you ever want to use the title of this book to describe how you played your last
match, then Smart Tennis is for you.”
–David Higdon, senior writer, Tennis Magazine
“This is an excellent book of psychological skills that can be immediately applied
on the tennis court.”–E. Paul Roetert, Ph.D., Administration of Sports
Science, United States Tennis Association