Originally Posted by LeeD
If you decide to switch before hitting your approach, you need to slice DTL mostly. NOT hit with topspin.
You should always switch to conti grip in anticipation of the opponent's passing shot or lob.
I concur ^
Although I like approaching DTL on topspin shots just the same (more pace, less time for my opponent). But I'm more talking about the inside-in FH DTL. If you're approaching DTL off your BH, then yeah, I'm all about the slice or the strict sidewinder.