|The Prince of Tennis|
|Season 1, Episode 17|
February 6, 2002 (Japan)
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A Little Gesture of Triumph ("小さなガッツポーズ", Chiisana Gattsupōzu) is the seventeenth episode of the series and the seventh in the Tokyo District Preliminary arc.
- No notable characters were introduced in this episode
Tennis Techniques Introduced
- No notable tennis techniques were introduced in this episode
Manga Chapter Equivalents
- Chapter 32: What the Phantom Snake Brought...
- Chapter 33: Small Fist Pump
- Chapter 34: Ryoma's Single Debut
Anime and Manga Differences
- An was hit across the face in the manga instead of being pushed. This was mostly likely changed in the anime to tone down the violence.