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Date: 09 Feb 2009 18:41:59
From: Petter Solbu
Subject: Players with eastern forehand grips
Are there anyone left on tour? Federer is using semi-western, IMO.

PS.




 
Date: 09 Feb 2009 11:56:47
From:
Subject: Re: Players with eastern forehand grips
On Feb 9, 5:41=A0pm, Petter Solbu <pettermann1...@hotmail.com > wrote:
> Are there anyone left on tour? Federer is using semi-western, IMO.
>
> PS.

Stepanek?



  
Date: 09 Feb 2009 12:33:17
From: Professor X
Subject: Re: Players with eastern forehand grips
On Feb 9, 7:56=A0pm, gregor...@hotmail.com wrote:
> On Feb 9, 5:41=A0pm, Petter Solbu <pettermann1...@hotmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Are there anyone left on tour? Federer is using semi-western, IMO.
>
> > PS.
>
> Stepanek?

even still, i'd be surprised if it's not semi-wester or quarter
western ;-)

No pro these days would use such a grip as their norm.


 
Date: 09 Feb 2009 10:54:51
From: robin
Subject: Re: Players with eastern forehand grips
On 9 Feb, 17:41, Petter Solbu <pettermann1...@hotmail.com > wrote:
> Are there anyone left on tour? Federer is using semi-western, IMO.
>
> PS.

Federer uses a range of grips from eastern to semi-western.


  
Date: 09 Feb 2009 13:24:35
From: robin
Subject: Re: Players with eastern forehand grips
On 9 Feb, 19:00, Petter Solbu <pettermann1...@hotmail.com > wrote:
> robin wrote:
> > On 9 Feb, 17:41, Petter Solbu <pettermann1...@hotmail.com> wrote:
> >> Are there anyone left on tour? Federer is using semi-western, IMO.
>
> >> PS.
>
> > Federer uses a range of grips from eastern to semi-western.
>
> On regular forehand (not slice, squash shot or volley)? I thought he
> mostly used semi-western.
>
> PS.

http://z.about.com/d/tennis/1/5/f/C/federer-forehand-poc-mid-thigh-high.jpg

That's a topspin forehand with an eastern grip.


  
Date: 09 Feb 2009 20:00:30
From: Petter Solbu
Subject: Re: Players with eastern forehand grips
robin wrote:
> On 9 Feb, 17:41, Petter Solbu <pettermann1...@hotmail.com> wrote:
>> Are there anyone left on tour? Federer is using semi-western, IMO.
>>
>> PS.
>
> Federer uses a range of grips from eastern to semi-western.

On regular forehand (not slice, squash shot or volley)? I thought he
mostly used semi-western.

PS.