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cjm2k8
05-15-2006, 01:38 PM
i used the eastern grip and i tried the semi westeren grip and all i did was launch the ball when i went to put topspin on the ball

mislav
05-15-2006, 01:57 PM
If you moved your grip in that direction then shouldn't the ball hit the net instead? You must've been aiding the top spin hits with your wrist. Try fixing your wrist and see what happens.

cjm2k8
05-15-2006, 02:02 PM
i just realized i did the wrong grip instead of closing the face more i was opening it

Bungalo Bill
05-15-2006, 02:02 PM
i used the eastern grip and i tried the semi westeren grip and all i did was launch the ball when i went to put topspin on the ball

Launch as in framing? Or launch as in hitting the ball to the next county?

Rep. Timothy Calhoun
05-15-2006, 02:02 PM
i just realized i did the wrong grip instead of closing the face more i was opening itYou went 'continental' instead, I bet!

Bungalo Bill
05-15-2006, 02:03 PM
You went 'continental' instead!

DOH!