How did tennis scoring evolve? Daria Gavrilova’s one-minute explanation.

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For an outsider, tennis has a bizarre scoring system. As everything in life, the love-15-30-40-game scoring didn’t come out of nowhere, there is a reasonable story behind this unique system. Australian Daria Gavrilova explained it in less than a minute on TikTok.

Before you watch it, the magic word is the clock. Can you guess now why we have 15-30-40? The origin of tennis scoring system is not 100% certain, this is just the most probable theory.

@daria_gavtennis

Did you know??? If not I then I hope you enjoyed this tennis history lesson and will give me a follow 🤍#tennis #🎾 #dariagavrilova #tennisplayer

♬ Tennis – Hermes Ph1 Sound-Effects

Dasha has a really funny tennis TikTok, currently followed by 11.2K people. Here are some of her most entertaining clips.

Which players do you think she may be referring to here?

@daria_gavtennis

#femalelockerroom #tennis #tennisplayer #tennisplayersbelike #dariagavrilova

♬ Crowd Cheers – Johnny Buchanan

Dasha’s most embarrassing moment, better known as “I’m good from behind.”

@daria_gavtennis

At least every second of my insta posts has “you’re good from behind” comment 🥺😢 #iguessimthen 👅

♬ original sound – Amir Yass

Locker room chat series.

@daria_gavtennis

Tag a friend who does this. #tennis #tennisplayer #tennisplayersbelike #dariagavrilova #tennislife #athlete_life

♬ original sound – Dasha Gavrilova • Tennis

The athleticism of Gael Monfils!

@daria_gavtennis

last time posting this so it better go viral (actually who am I kidding it won’t be the last time) @thegaelmonfils #d1athlete #tennis #nowlookatthis

♬ Day ‘n’ Nite – Kid Cudi

 


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