“Naomi Osaka said she would have been prepared to “break a leg” to get every ball as she reached her first Grand Slam quarter-final at the US Open. “
At all levels, does the better tennis player always win, or are some tennis matches really just street fights? Over the years, we have observed, the “tougher” player often prevails over the “better” player.
If you are playing in competitions, be prepared for this often debilitating psychological factor.