The Eastern Backhand Grip Explained

Understanding tennis grips can really be a minefield. With a range of different options to choose from, it can be difficult to know which to use for each different shot and find a comfortable way to hold your tennis racket.  When hitting your backhand, generally the...

Two Handed Backhand Pros and Cons

If you were tuning in to watch tennis 30 or 40 years ago, then you wouldn’t find many pros making use of the two handed backhand. In those days, the single handed backhand was king, and it wasn’t until the early 70s that the two handed backhand came about.  Once the...

The Art of the Slice Backhand

The slice backhand is an important weapon on the tennis court and it can be used offensively just as effectively as it can defensively.  We spoke to our super international coach, Dave Ireland to get some thoughts on the backhand slice, and have brought it all...