Originally Posted by jmnk
it has been noted that if you were to hit a dropped ball, which just bounces up with no spin, you would want to hit it with racket that is not tilted.
This is all nicely discussed in this book http://www.amazon.com/Physics-Techno.../dp/0972275908
obviously players may not be aware of any of the physics. they just know it through experience acquired over thousands of hours spent hitting the ball.
Does it comment on the difference between taking it on the rise vs a dropping
And for PP, not any passive aggressive with my clipping above : )