Originally Posted by Limpinhitter
The technique that BJK used is the traditional slice that all of the pros used up to and including Edberg..
Saying Edberg hit hit slice like King is drawing a slightly long bow. He didn't let the racquet head drop below his hand like that at the beginning very often at all.
In any case, it was no doubt a function of the balance of the racquets in those days - being heavier and more head heavy?
Original Pro Staff 85, leaded to 370g, hybrid poly/syn gut set-up, 48-52-ish lbs.