Originally Posted by HunterST
If you ask a big server how they hit a slice serve, I've found that a lot of them say they carve around the outside. Even though high speed video shows this isn't the case, there must be something behind it.
But we don't really need the high speed video, do we? It only confirms what common sense tells us, i.e. that a player can't 'carver the ball'.
Why do they think they do? Can't answer, except that alot of people have a shocking ignorance of physics. Being a good server doesn't mean you understand science.