2 handed backhand is better on returns, most one-handers have horrible returns. But once the rally gets going, the one-hander has many more options to go on offence out of nowhere because the stroke is longer, freer and more dynamic.
Just try to hit a 100mph winner off a no-pace slice with a...
I recall a situation where Medvedev was down 0-6 in a tiebreak and had to hit a second serve. He swung as hard as he could to smash the ball directly into the floor about 2 feet away from himself.
Similar situation where Davindadochkovic Fokinina (can't be bothered to look up the correct...
Since when does 'Next Gen' apply to people over the age of 18?
You're physically and technically mature by 18. If you haven't showed much potential by then, you're never going to.
Next Gen should be reserved for 10 - 17 year olds.
Nadal could have beaten Medvedev love and love if he had simply hit high topspins to Medvedev's backhand liek he does to 100% of other players on tour.
Why change his game for Medvedev? Medvedev is a nobody.