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Old 06-11-2012, 02:59 PM   #60
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Originally Posted by chico9166 View Post
Bevel, why would Del Potro be a good model? I actually think too many club players construct there backswing in a similar fashion to him.
But I seriously doubt they are trying to emulate Delpo. They're probably deviating from his stroke at some point. You should have a Delpo takeback, followed by an X forward swing. It's a package deal, to some extent.

Think of it this way: There are tons of people who try (or tried) to emulate Federer or Nadal, and they probably had a worse experience.

I'm saying, for many/most people, Delpo is a better model than Fed or Nadal because his stroke is more simple than theirs: He does not turn his palm down on the take back.
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