Tennis Drill Demonstration

Description


-Players play in pairs as a team and alternate shots scoring a point each time a shot is hit in the back 1/3 of the court.
-If a ball is hit short the players can attack.
-Attacking shots should also be hit deep (1/3 back of court) and if they are hit as outright winners the team will score an extra 3 points.
-First side to 7 points wins the game.
-The game can also be started with service and then carried on as described above.

Coaching points

  • Players are encouraged to keep good length to force a short ball from the opponent.
  • Encourage good shot selection and patience to construct a point.
  • The Drill is often used with

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