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Old 05-13-2013, 05:42 PM   #893
Pete M.
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Originally Posted by NatF View Post
Borg would be a beast with modern equipement, I don't think he'd be better than Nadal or Federer but he'd be their equivalent.

Bobby, the decline of volleying is largely a product of topsin and slow high bouncing courts. Makes volleying more difficult and less successful. I don't think it's a lack of aptitude. Perhaps a lack of practice.
Yes, a lack of practice is what I think too. I have talked with some coaches and some of them are teaching the volley as the first shot to the kids with 7 or 8 years old. Not just because it's easier than other shots but to give them a good volley technique.
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