Why has the One-Handed Backhand Disappeared from the WTA Tour?

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During Ash Barty’s semifinal against Angelique Kerber the commentators waxed lyrical about Barty’s variety and smooth game.  It is relatively rare for any player to receive so many compliments. In fact, the last time a player with a two-handed backhand received so many compliments about their game and movement was Martina Hingis. This was well […] READ MORE


Wimbledon Men’s Day 5: Djokovic, Raonic, Goffin through

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Day five at Wimbledon saw the top half of the draw compete in third-round action, with Novak Djokovic the only top ten player left standing at the close of play. Last year’s finalist Kevin Anderson was surprisingly defeated by Guido Pella, while the likes of Tsitsipas and Zverev had already exited the tournament in the first […] READ MORE