Originally Posted by BevelDevil
I think the higher top spin potential of the 1hbh is one reason (or the reason) why the stroke seems to be more popular among clay courters. And perhaps this partly explains its demise in the U.S.
It may be more popular with the clay courters but it didn't produce the best clay court specialists. Borg and Nadal were the best clay courters and they have 2 handed backhands.