Portuguese translation of 'backhand'
(tennis) (also: backhand stroke) revés m
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Example Sentences Including 'backhand'
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On tennis A good backhand is fantastic because it goes away from your body unlike the the forehand, which crosses over you.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
So I play to your backhand.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Ah, that terrible ballooning backhand error on match point.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
And let's not forget he has a single-handed backhand.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
But it's more difficult to play the backhand shot.The Sun (2012)
He came out with a decidedly retro game, a one-handed backhand and a pronounced taste for following the big serve with a volley.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He duly pocketed the second set when a backhand service return from the American flew wildly from the frame.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
He netted a tame backhand service return on the next point and the force was with his opponent again.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
His strengths are his serve and volley, but he also possess one of the most elegant backhand slices in tennis.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
If there is one major flaw in his game, it's his backhand return at the net.The Sun (2015)
If you are a right-hander, that is also your backhand side.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It all ended when the Serb placed a backhand shot into the net.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
My forehand went better than my backhand but it was a good first match for me.The Sun (2015)
Once again there were 40 backhand errors.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Some phenomenal backhand and forehand hits to wear the Scot down.The Sun (2011)
Her husband emerges from the house, dressed in tennis whites, practising a few backhand strokes in the air.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He has a good serve and a good backhand.The Sun (2008)
Once more it was the forehand, a less flashy stroke than her backhand but a more reliable one, that did the job.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
He attempts a deft backhand drop shot that appears beyond his opponent's reach.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
His single-handed backhand is a shot of beauty and he could cause problems for Djokovic.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Then a poor serve and a backhand error and it was one set all.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translation of backhand from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary