Category Archives: Technique

Do You Still Have Doubts About Your Backhand?

…Grip, backhand finish or your racket set up for the forehand volley?

Well it’s simple, just look at these tennis photos from Roger Federer and Serena Williams and you will never doubt yourself ever again!

The Roger Federer topspin backhand grip is simple and easy to copy.
The Roger Federer topspin backhand grip is simple and easy to copy.
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Watch how Federer presses his thumb against the underneath of the grip to provide through and upward lift.

The Roger Federer topspin backhand finish is simple and easy to copy, just look at the picture below.

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The Roger Federer backhand topspin finish

If setting your racket head up for a forehand volley has bugged you for years on end, just look at the simple but rather effective solution Serena Williams presents you with on this photo!

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The Serena Williams-forehand volley racket up I am up!

Tennis is a simple game, you can either make it difficult for yourself or enjoyable, the choice is yours!

Keep on improving your ‘simple’ game in 2014!

Sergio Cruz