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    Are players better with a 1 or a 2 handed backhand these days?

    so they would be the freaks that are dying off in this modern power game using 2hbh ... so the argument suggests.
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    Are players better with a 1 or a 2 handed backhand these days?

    So my friend who played in ITF said only gifted freaks play with a 1 handed backhand these days....with the power game the way it is one handed guys get attacked on that side more easily, too tough to win tournaments. I don't know about that. I play with a 1 handed and I know I don't get as...
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    Best thin polys

    How long does it last tho?
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    Tourna Big Hitter Silver 7 Tour

    any thoughts on this string silver 7 performance versus Soderling Lyon 17 ? I happen to be testing both and they feel similar at tension 50 to 52. one is shaped, one is smooth, round (RS Lyon) ... they both feel like Luxilon Alu Power , Solinco Tour bite, RS Lyon is 4$ more at 13.95$ Its...
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    I Love Poly/Poly Hybrids. Best Affordable Ones You've Tried?

    dont the shaped polys eat into the smooth polys? I used volkyl cyclone and wilson control, cyclone tore it up!
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    Have a court in backyard

    Clay courts are better on joints , or is that a myth?
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    Have a court in backyard

    Anyone have or know anything about building a private tennis court ? How much , what kind of surfaces are good for Florida , who can do the job in Southwest Florida ?
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    Roger Federer announces.......

    Nadal retires? what?
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    The final candidates of my 1 year test

    does it play well higher or lower tension? would you use it in hybrid set up? mains?
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    Djokovic to play Tokyo and Shanghai

    Novak Still has to deal with Batista Agut and Medvedev
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    The final candidates of my 1 year test

    and what string is that? still in search of that perfect string tension ... playing with Bab Pure Aero and want to stay with it forever.
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    The final candidates of my 1 year test

    Hi... I'm new to Diadem... I'll try it... but wait Tennis Warehouse reviews say 'short duration' ... is that true?
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    Poly crosses or mains?

    I like the gut/poly hybrid, been trying poly/poly with diff tensions and gauges.. keeping my experiment low cost using Cyclones on my Bab Pure Aero 2019... have you played with Yonex PTP yet? Thats on my list as well. What does RA mean?
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    Babolat Pure Aero String Poly recommendations

    Im trying a few strings : Solinco Hyper G 17g @ 52, Volkl Cyclone yellow 17g @ 52 , and Hybrid Volkl Cyclone (mains 19g @ 48/cross 17g @ 52). I like to hit with topspin and to take big strokes at the ball. I tried natural gut from Bab but too costly. And multifilaments feel nice but don't think...