Tennis Drill Demonstration


  • Player rallies with partner.
  • Player alternates hitting forehand topspin cross-court and backhand slice down the line.


Coaching points

  • In this drill player works on consistency and the use of different spins.
  • Impatient players love short rallies so it is priority to be able to keep getting the ball back without any errors.
  • Additionally, by changing spin and trajectory of shots, players force impatient rivals to adapt constantly to different bouncing balls.
  • Only really skilled opponent will be able to realise this is happening and implent changes to counteract this tactic.

Drill tags: impatient player mix of spin

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