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Old 04-04-2008, 09:38 AM   #31
skandy
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Thanks for the great feedback!

I went out practicing yesterday and hit ~500 backhand shots while paying attention to my positioning, footwork, weight transfer and uncoiling into a shot. I feel that my backhand is much stronger now.

>C_Urala: On both your FH and BH, your front leg looks like a break. You use it more to stop your forward movement and to retreat, than to put all your weight into the shot.

Question: isn't a shot when you use front leg as a break after a shot is made (with the proper balance transfer, of course) a legitimate one? I mean, it is not as powerful and controlled as a shot when you literally move forward, but oftentimes I do not need to move forward in a rallies.
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