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IB66
IB66
@ib66
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Joined: Nov 6, 2022
Last seen: Jan 30, 2023
Topics: 2 / Replies: 20
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RE: Looping Against Backspin and Topspin

I should add that against pure back spin the axis of spin is horizontal, and what I described as ‘at the equator’ would be at the top and bottom of th...

1 month ago
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RE: Looping Against Backspin and Topspin

I was never really ‘taught’ top spin v back spin, back in the day!!! I was coached, but we never ‘learnt’ or did routines v backspin. I played against...

1 month ago
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RE: Giving advice to team-mates

Any advice is welcome, whether I’m able to implement it is another thing!! But usually your team mates see things differently and notice where you are...

2 months ago
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RE: Tips on wielding hurricane

Hi, Have you tried boosting? this will make the H3NPBS slightly faster and softer. I just found boosting to be a real pain. You have to do it every...

2 months ago
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RE: What's your playing style?

2 wing attacker!!! When things are going right, but often too passive. I have pretty good touch, some nasty fast pushes, when I catch the ball right. ...

2 months ago
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RE: How was your latest league match?

@tom-lodziak I’m lacking confidence, especially with backhand open up v backspin, as you know when it’s good, it’s good !!!but consistency is poor....

2 months ago
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RE: When should I upgrade my equipment?

@chung-lao I think it was a good decision to keep your blade and change rubbers!! Keep trying to improve technique, power and therefore speed can b...

2 months ago
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RE: How was your latest league match?

I played 2 matches this week, 1st played 3 singles - won 1 lost 2, played the doubles which we won. 2nd match last night, 3 singles, won 1 lost 2, p...

3 months ago
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RE: Challenge: custom-made bat for less than £100

Butterfly Primorac all wood £39.99 DHS Hurricane H8-80 38 degree (FH) £28.64 DHS Hurricane H8-80 37 degree (BH) £28.64 TOTAL PRICE £97.27

3 months ago
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RE: Serve practice

I aced a guy a couple of weeks ago!! fast long side/back spin reverse pendulum serve deep into his BH Corner!!! his starting position was towards his ...

3 months ago
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RE: Serve practice

Space is a bit of an issue!!!!

3 months ago
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RE: Reverse pendulum serve v.s. hook serve (and tomahawk serve)

It’s personal preference really!! different people find it easier to do one action over the other, easier to do spin variations with one than the ot...

3 months ago
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RE: How often should you use long serves?

Was moving backwards after playing a stroke, tripped up on my own feet, fell backwards horizontally, back of head smashed into partners knee, arse hit...

3 months ago
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RE: What's your signature shot?

FH hook serve. FH loop.

3 months ago
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RE: When should I upgrade my equipment?

Hi Chung-lao What rubbers do you use? Can you post a video of you playing? it's easier to give advice if we can see you play. How can we 'Tell whe...

3 months ago
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RE: How often should you use long serves?

@tinykin Hi Tinykin, 😀 yeah very funny!!! I suffered concussion after falling over in a doubles game!! it kicked in 3 days later. had issues ty...

3 months ago
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RE: Match From Thusday

Hi Tom, I was up in the first end 9-6 and lost it game 9. I should be trying to open up more, the last couple of matches the pushing has drifted bac...

3 months ago
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RE: How often should you use long serves?

Hi Tom, I had one of the worst serve practice sessions at home today!!! Very strange, couldn’t serve over the net, 1 out of 5 went over!!!

3 months ago
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