The benefits of returning the dink out of the air:
- You maintain your advantageous position at the kitchen line.
- You reduce your opponent’s time to react to your return.
- You increase the likelihood of your opponent making a mistake.
- You eliminate the effects of spin on the incoming bounce and your need to compensate.
Check out Steve Dawson in the video below, he does a great job explaining. And if you’re in the San Diego area, definitely drop in at his Bobby Riggs Tennis Club for some outstanding pickleball play.