Backhand shots aren’t as natural to hit as forehand shots, but they’re essential to being a good player. Without a solid backhand stroke, you leave a large hole in your game. In fact, it’s not uncommon for experienced opponents to target your weak side for some easy points. Luckily, the backhand is easy to improve. With these tips and a little practice, you can bring balance to your skill set and turn your backhand from a weakness into a force to be reckoned with.