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Old 06-08-2012, 12:15 PM   #48
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Originally Posted by 1HBH Rocks View Post
Indeed, Del Potro isn't the best model you can find..
Del Potro isn't the best model for who?


Fed/Nadal may be great models for people who have the time, frequent access to a ball machine, and who can put off the need to play well for many months (years?).

But for many people who are time/resource constrained, or who don't want to be out of competitive action for long, Del Potro's forehand is the most accessible straight-arm forehand.

It may actually be easier to learn than the standard, double-bend modern forehand.

And, as I said before, it offers the option of transitioning to a pronated takeback.
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