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Jul 23rd, 2016 04:45 AM
toddhicks209
Re: Which backhand do you use?

You can have a good backhand by swinging in an upside-down rainbow-like motion.
Jun 14th, 2016 01:08 PM
LoLex
Re: Which backhand do you use?

I realized I did not answer this question. Two-handed of course just like those last two in the video below (btw. my first practice after very bad left ankle injury).

Jun 8th, 2016 11:28 AM
MaSharp
Re: Which backhand do you use?

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Originally Posted by Davidspell View Post
Two-handed and it's my best shot. I love to hit backhands.
Same here.
May 20th, 2016 05:52 AM
Aris
Re: Which backhand do you use?

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Originally Posted by floki View Post
Lefty OHBH, eastern grip. Pretty decent for my level.
That seems about right. I feel like floki from Vikings would use a lot of short slices and drop shots ;P seems like a tricky kinda guy to me.
May 11th, 2016 04:51 AM
floki
Re: Which backhand do you use?

Lefty OHBH, eastern grip. Pretty decent for my level.
Apr 23rd, 2015 04:01 AM
Lisickniacki
Re: Which backhand do you use?

Depends on the shot. Most rally balls 2 handers, but awkward shots and ripped backhands are usually one handed.
Apr 20th, 2015 10:57 PM
Davidspell
Re: Which backhand do you use?

Two-handed and it's my best shot. I love to hit backhands.
Apr 20th, 2015 10:53 PM
miffedmax
Re: Which backhand do you use?



I hit a slice one-hander like the mighty Jo-La.

Unlike her, I don't have a horrible two-hander to fall back on. (Although tbh, Jo-La's slice isn't that bad and she sometimes uses it with great tactical sense. Then again, sometimes she doesn't).
Apr 20th, 2015 05:41 PM
mirzalover
Re: Which backhand do you use?

Two handed...just took to it naturally. Used to be my best shot and all my favorite players for the most part had them as their best shots as well.
Apr 8th, 2015 03:38 AM
Proflyer98
Re: Which backhand do you use?

I have two handed backhand, but I tend to play slice on the backhand a lot because Im unconfident with my backhand outside of practice, which sucks because i can hit pretty spectacular DTL backhands kinda like JJ, my crosscourt backhands are another story though, I need to move and set up sooner for it to be effective so thats why in matches I'm not very keen on hitting the backhand, especially when i get nervous I slow down my swing and then i either don't put enough spin and it flies out or I hit it too flat and it catches the top of the net...
Apr 7th, 2015 04:05 PM
PlayToSix
Re: Which backhand do you use?

I started to play tennis at the age of 14 and two handed backhand was a kind of natural for me back then. However after maybe 3 years I started to hit also one handed slices and eventually most of my backhands were one handed slices and so in time I kind of lost my two handed backhand. So from about age 20 I have been hitting one handed backhand (both slice and topspin) and I'm now slightly over 40 years of age.

First post to this forum!
Apr 7th, 2015 11:52 AM
NEKō
Re: Which backhand do you use?

Fatal backhand Two handed, similar to Hewitt's.
Apr 6th, 2015 03:38 PM
Serena_Williams_
Re: Which backhand do you use?

Two handed,Serena like with the open stance and motion and all that.However lately i have a really hard time hitting down the line BH and alsi idon't hit it really ,,clean" as i used to.Any tips and help please?
Apr 6th, 2015 08:21 AM
So Disrespectful
Re: Which backhand do you use?

Two handed with one-handed slice.
Apr 5th, 2015 03:18 AM
The Walking Bye
Re: Which backhand do you use?

Two handed, western FH grip. I preferred my eastern FH grip BH, where is felt so relaxing to let frustration out and club my BH's with force But it wasn't that consistent
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