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Old 02-06-2013, 08:31 PM   #26
TheLambsheadrep
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Originally Posted by WildVolley View Post
The distinctive "pat-the-dog" motion which closes the racket face to the court on the modern forehand seems to be missing with most pro 2hbhs.

The closest I've seen to doing it are probably Gulbis and Nadal.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P3DzVEj-fQ0
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6cdQLPbxcpk

A lot of the other players have a racket that is slightly open at the start of the forward swing.
Awesome vids, thanks!
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