The physics of what causes topspin and high bounce in the tennis kick serve.
Tennis Tips/Instruction. ... To me a kick serve and a topspin serve are the same, you toss it farther behind you and hit up on the ball, causing topspin which brings the ball down and then kicks up.
In Jeff's dirty diaper drill, after finishing the kick serve, palm facing up, which I count as no pronation.(he argued that there is pronation though)
I've got a huge match coming up in the next week so I don't want to make any huge changes, but I've struggled with my toss for years and especially with the 2nd serve.
Tennis Industry magazine has an article asking for the kick serve to be taught to juniors and adults later on than when it is taught now.
The tennis serve is one of the most important shots of the game, as it’s the only shot where everything relies on you.
Below I'll highlight a few points that will not only give you more spin but a better understanding of what it takes to make your serve consistent and harder to return.
In tennis, a serve (also known as service) is defined as the shot players hit to start every point.
What is Spin in tennis? What does it mean in ATP (WTA)