tennis shot

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: shot - the act of hitting a tennis ball with a tennis rackettennis shot - the act of hitting a tennis ball with a tennis racket
stroke, shot - (sports) the act of swinging or striking at a ball with a club or racket or bat or cue or hand; "it took two strokes to get out of the bunker"; "a good shot requires good balance and tempo"; "he left me an almost impossible shot"
return - a tennis stroke that sends the ball back to the other player; "he won the point on a cross-court return"
serve, service - (sports) a stroke that puts the ball in play; "his powerful serves won the game"
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The next part of the session worked on developing technical aspects of each tennis shot including volleys, serving, forehands and backhands.
Sometimes - and this was precisely one of those occasions - it's difficult to tell if the Federer forehand is a tennis shot or a work of art.
To a query on how it was to play the tennis shot against Wahab Riaz, he said: "I have practised them.
With three dragflickers in the team, penalty corners are a likely source of goals, and Gurjinder obliged in the 37th minute, only for Juan Lopez to level matters with a tennis shot.
During Arthur Ashe Kids' Day, Time Warner Cable's Connect a Million Minds, through its STEM in Sports campaign, will be supporting the "STEM in Tennis" station where participants will be able to explore some of the individual components of a winning tennis shot.
Cheeky The month of April sees Jacky's own take on the iconic cheeky tennis shot by Stourbridge snapper Martin Elliott.
This tennis shot requires significant right forearm rotation in order to apply the correct spin to the ball.
But when Asif bowled he played a tennis shot straight to Butt at mid-off just before umpire Marais Erasmus signalled dead ball.
Serena Williams's plans to take over men's tennis shot down by Boris Becker who, unusually for a German, given the sense of humour by-pass operation performed at birth in their country, describes it as a "pretty good joke".
SERENA Williams certainly knows what makes a stunning tennis shot The pregnant 35-year-old shows off her baby bump in this topless picture for the July 7 cover of Vanity Fair magazine.
"Why did Misbah play a cross court tennis shot to get out?
"Maximising the power of a tennis shot is created by transferring muscular force to the racquet head efficiently.