Tennis Drill Demonstration

Description

Player stands in the deuce corner. Coach feeds difficult ball to the ad side. Player hits backhand down the line on the run.

 

Coaching points

Backhand down the line is getting more attention in modern tennis. Ability to hit aggressive backhand down the line is especially important against players who run around the backhand. Novak Djokovic is a great example of a player who shows exceptional ability in this shot.

Drill tags: ad side, backhand shot, deuce corner, hitting on the run

The Drill is often used with

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