Originally Posted by Cheetah
Don't you mean the opposite?
I don't think so. I think sureshs is reading it to mean more directly in front based
on his post, like directly between you and the opponent, but
ball closer to net than you is contact in a "plane" parallel BL that is
closer to net than the "plane" of your body that is parallel to BL.
(usually out on the 45 from your body position)