backspin


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spin (usually of a moving ball) that retards or reverses the forward motion

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David McAllister and Alex Nicholl both claimed two games and Lynsey Irving won one for Backspin.
And that included an astonishing boomerang shot, returning the Troicki serve with such vicious backspin, the ball actually bounced back over the net towards Brown.
His drop-shot return from a Viktor Troicki serve was hit with so much backspin that the ball came back to his side of the net.
Nicklaus, who won his last green jacket at the age of 46 in 1986, fired his tee shot to the heart of the green and watched the backspin roll the ball back until it dropped.
Elliott and Christmas (1995) observed a larger shoulder alignment angle for a shoulder height impact compared with a hip height impact during a backspin 1BH.
The X-BOOM allows easy control and automation in mixing music using sound effects such as flanger phaser chorus and delay while also creating beats with backspin crossfade and beatbox or using scratch and voice sampling.
Having tugged his tee shot close to a stand, Lefty launched a wedge high out of the crowd to land beyond the pin with so much backspin that it raked back six feet to rest on the lip.
Frequently, they have a downward angle into impact with their drivers leading to low launch angles and higher backspin off the tee - and less distance.
It's the only time I've had backspin all week and it nearly came back into the water, but it's done now and I am delighted.
The game utilizes the iPhone or iPad's accelerometer to realistically simulate the rolling of a bowling ball and is finetuned to recognize backspin and hooking.
You'll hear something only when your shot has the ideal backspin of plus or minus two revolutions per second.
The X-BOOM allows easy control and automation in mixing music using sound effects such as flanger, phaser, chorus and delay while also creating beats with backspin, crossfade, and beatbox or using scratch and voice sampling.
Kang Dongsoo, ranked 324, won 11-8, 11-7, 11-8, 6-11, 12-10 in a fivegame thriller with his backspin artistry combined with a lightning forehand smashes that proved too much for the no.
The magic formula is - a launch angle of 52 degrees, three revolutions per second of backspin, and aiming for a spot 7 centimeters (2.8 inches) back from the centre of the basket, toward the back of the rim.
"I thought it had gone over in mid-air but it had that bit of backspin on it.