Table 6 Workload during competitive singles tennis
VariableMean (SD)Range
Match duration (min)82.5 (25.3)60.0 to 190.0
Game duration (s)164.7 (21.9)108.4 to 212.7
Point duration (s)5.8 (1.3)3.9 to 10.4
Effective playing time (%)23.7 (5.2)12.2 to 39.6
  • Data from 47 matches.