Rubbing hand on the table

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Last updated 5 years ago

David Collingwood

David Collingwood Asked 5 years ago

Why do professional players rub their hand near the net on the table?


Alois Rosario

Alois Rosario Answered 5 years ago

Hi David,

This is to wipe the sweat off their hand.  That are of the table is seldom used so that is the best spot to wipe your hand.

For some it becomes a bit of a habit or ritual.


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