Originally Posted by johnchung907
Hello, just wondering, how would you deal with high balls near the baseline. My style is hitting nice low topspin strokes but once in a while I encounter a high hitter and always loose those high balls he pulls off. It gets me ****ed off and when I try to wait for the ball to come down, I hit a high ball back that usually is out. When I try to jump and do a forehand, it mostly goes into the net. Please help!!!
You don't want to hit a high ball back because it goes out. Trying to hit a normal stroke mostly goes into the net. Therefore, make it a point to only hit the ball back at one half the height of the incoming ball. It's safer.