Originally Posted by droliver
That type of shot is more a function of the poor quality of the grass surfaces and the technique took advantage of it. I think today his shot just looks like an average slice backhand. If you watch old clips of it, I'm not sure you can reproduce it when you have courts with true bounces.
Nope. Muscles hit it on clay, indoors, and on cement. It's not a grass only shot.
The fundamental cause of the trouble is that in the modern world the stupid are cocksure, while the intelligent are full of doubt.