Originally Posted by Hewittfan22
You would not be able to hit that hard of flat forehand with an eastern forehand grip just simply because you cannot generate that much of racquet head speed, he is using SW for sure. And i think kuerten,ferrero and coria is also full western.
I don't understand. Generally speaking, I thought eastern grips are better for producing hard and flat shots (like Blake's), while more Western grips are better for producing topspin. Is that not the case?