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Old 10-09-2012, 05:10 PM   #7
Xizel
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The swing path of the modern forehand has a higher vertical vector and to compensate for the extra lift, you tilt the racquet face. You also tilt the racquet face against topspin, because it pushes the racquet back and you tend to spray them high if you don't adjust the downward tilt accordingly.
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