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Old 07-01-2013, 11:19 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by Ash_Smith View Post
hmmm, I wouldn't want the wrist to be in flexion at contact, flexion is a weak position in comparison to extension. Many one handers have wrist extension at contact - Gasquet, Wawrinka, Federer and Haas all have (varying degrees) of wrist extension at contact.
OK, I went back and reviewed the guys you cited. Except for Haas, they all do exactly what you said, my apologies for doubting. Haas, as shown in the picture, seems to have more of a flat wrist at contact. Probably it is a grip issue. The more toward a continental one is turned, it would seem the flatter their wrist would be.

This is something I have been doing wrong for years apparently. I appreciate you setting me right.
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