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You stand behind the white line at the back of the court. This is known as the base line.

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Q: What line do you stand on when serve in tennis?
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What line do you stand at to serve in tennis?

You must stand behind the base line.

What line to you stand at to serve tennis?

The base line, the line in the back.

What is the line you serve from called in tennis?

The baseline

Where are you allowed to stand to receive serve in a game of tennis?

Everywhere in your court!

How far away do you stand to serve a volleyball?

You should stand behind the line, to serve a volleyball. If you put one of your legs over the line, the serve won't count.

What is a service fault in tennis?

a service fault in tennis is when you either when you serve and you don't get it over the first line OR you get it out

Can tennis server call his own serve out?

In professional tennis, there are line judges for that. In non-professional tennis, however, a server can call his or her own serve out. Most do not because it is a point against them, even though the opponent thought the serve was in.

Can you step over the boundary line when you serve?

In tennis, it is a foul if you step over the line while serving.

Are you allowed to serve both sides of the line in table tennis?

In singles you can serve to any part of the table. In doubles you can only serve to/from the right court. If the ball touches the line, it is in.

What is the line called which players must stand behind whilst serving in tennis?

Service line

Is it out if the ball lands on the line in a serve in tennis?

If any part of the ball is touching the line, but the rest is out, it is still called in.

What is an end-line in volleyball?

It is the line you stand behind when you serve. It is the one in the way back.

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