Some articles on offensive baseliner:
... An offensive baseliner typically plays near the baseline and tries to dictate points with powerful and varied groundstrokes, and often using fast penetrating balls that the opponent cannot reach or return ... At high levels of play, being an offensive baseliner requires consistently hitting deep shots, which land several feet back from the service line ... The offensive baseliner may not try to win the point outright with one shot, but instead may hit the ball from side to side until he spots an opening ...
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