Originally Posted by Surecatch
I really did think about the "hit to the backhand" and 75% rule at the beginning, but I tend to abandon pre-match strategies and go with the flow. Although my earlier example mentioned pummeling forehands to his backhand, I did not really do that the whole match. The one thing I always try to do for the entire match though is hit deep and in play.
I completely believe you. But your example was instructive, nonetheless, because it underscores the point that "better" is commonly measured in pace and winners. At most levels it is actually measured in consistancy.