Examples of forehand in a Sentence
She hit a forehand across the court.
Recent Examples of forehand from the Web
Sloane Stephens plays a forehand during a match against Daria Kasatkina.
Ostapenko chased down a drop shot and punched it back, but Stephens stretched near the baseline to hit a forehand volley cross-court for a winner.
The senior has a big serve, a big forehand, a quality return game along with quick reflexes, Leighton said.
One photo featured a close-up shot of my Mom hitting a forehand, her ever-reliable best shot.
The 16-time Grand Slam champion held for 5-4 and then Dimitrov cracked, serving consecutive double faults and hitting a wild forehand long to trail 15-40.
My serve was popping and my forehand and backhand was solid.
But Klizan soon broke serve in the deciding set and, when Djokovic dumped a routine forehand into the net, the Slovakian secured his first ever victory over the Serb.
That made it 5-1, and on championship point, moments later, Ostapenko sent a forehand wide.
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FOREHAND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of forehand for English Language Learners
sports : a way of hitting a ball in tennis and similar games in which the palm of the hand holding the racket is turned in the direction of the ball
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