Originally Posted by dominikk1985
I'm not even sure if I disagree with you.
I certainly do hit "across". I just don't know if across means active use of the arm to pull across or letting the rotational nature of the stroke carry the racket across.
I'm also against trying to extend the arm through the ball as this means disconnection from Rotation.
Dominikk, try it both ways, pushing away for disconnection (as you explain) at or near the impact and through it, more linear towards the other player's court, and other times pulling in, across and towards the fence behind you, accelerating through the impact in a major change of direction, and tell us which one works best for you in terms of power, control, spin, amount of effort, etc.
I'd love to hear from your experience with such.