Two-Handed Backhand of Novak Djokovic

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  1. julian

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    Ive read that Novak uses continental grips on BOTH of his hands. Is that true?
     
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    Does not appear to be on the pics Julian provided in that link.
     
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    looks like an eastern, close to a semiwestern for his left hand given the pic provided by the link (found after #4, second picture).
     
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    This article is awesome. One of the best one of these I've seen in a long time, but these two coaches know their stuff so I'm not surprised.

    I love the cue of looking over the dominant shoulder - does so many things in the preparation phase. Also the belly button facing the net. I used to have a coach who said "belly button to target" and it really helps with hitting this shot.
     
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    ... I believe Novak uses a Continental grip for his dominant hand ... a semi-western for his off hand ... pretty awesome stroke, his 2HBH ... now, if he could only play more consistently with his FH!
     
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