Why Roger Federer’s Slice Backhand Has A “Cut Down” Follow-Through

Roger Federer’s slice “cut down” follow-through is something a lot of tennis players want to copy. In this tennis training video, Coach Mauro reveals WHY Fed hits a large number of his slice backhands with a “cut down” follow-through, and also why you may – or may not – want to use this technique yourself!


  • John

    November 2, 2012

    This really helped a lot!
    I’d been chopping down way too much.
    While playing last night I kept in mind to swing through as you’ve described and not only made every shot but kept the ball low.
    Thanks so much, really enjoy your lessons!

  • Ged

    November 2, 2012

    Great info, having both when needed, knowing the difference,

Leave A Response

* Denotes Required Field