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Old 11-05-2012, 06:03 AM   #158
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Originally Posted by TheCheese View Post
It's not the heavy topspin that's the problem, it's the loopy shots. If the other kid hit heavy topspin balls with a flatter trajectory he would be more consistent than the other kid and hit just as penetrating shots.

Topspin =/= loopy. Look at Federer, he gets the 2nd most amount of RPMs on the tour and he's not just hitting loopers. Once you start trying to hit through the court with a lot of pace, you NEED the topspin to keep it in.
Exactly. I have really flattened out my trajectory lately, and the spin is still on the ball. Both can be done.
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