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Old 07-02-2012, 06:19 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by 5263 View Post
Very interesting, because I almost commented on how you kept the racket laid back better on the Bh in my first post.
Also make sure you don't use your comfy Bh contact point for your Fh (i think
the mind likes the symmetry and tries to do this) as it will make your Fh
contact a bit too late and cramped.
The lack of symmetry in the groundstrokes is the major flaw in old school tennis instruction which presumes symmetry. The 2hb increases symmetry to a point. But, the bottom line is that if you set up on your forehand the way you do on your backhand you will be swinging from the back shoulder which impairs your angular momentum, follow through, finish, balance and recovery.
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