How to open the court with an excellent wide serve TennisGate August 26, 2022 Pros Match Analysis Here we can see Maria Sharapova against Lucie Safarova opening the court with a wide kick serve. The serve creates many options for the next shot even though it is aimed at the opponent's forehand. She could play down the line or hit behind Lucie. This post is only available to members. Please APPLY FOR ACCESS or LOG IN .