Definition of crosscourt in English:
(Of a stroke in tennis and other racket sports) hit diagonally across the court: [as adjective]: a crosscourt volley
More example sentences
- He throws in an emphatic backhand volley and a fine cross-court forehand as he holds without dropping a point.
- He hit a backhand cross-court winner to end the first set.
- His hits his strokes cross-court and down the line.
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A crosscourt stroke in tennis and other racket sports.
- A series of high crosscourts to his backhand flank resulted in loose replies.
- He preferred an aggressive game based on length drives, deep crosscourts, and attacking boasts.
- She gets good torque on her backhand rails and crosscourts.
Definition of crosscourt in:
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