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Old 03-04-2013, 01:34 PM   #19
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Originally Posted by Relinquis View Post
In this video that you posted he says that you do pronate on a slice serve, you just don't think about it. It's at 3:55

Here's the link:
http://youtu.be/FVRexaM5a80?t=3m55s
That Jeff Salzenstein video relates to a kick serve... Jeff Salzenstein is demonstrating 2 ways of hitting the kick serve, one with less pronation than the other, but both ways include pronation. It's not possible to hit a kick serve with a continental grip without pronation.

While with a slice serve, it is possible to hit it with a pure karate chop motion, although I have not seen any pros do it that way.
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