Tennis Drill Demonstration

Description

Coach serves to the player from the deuce side. Player moves into position to hit a backhand return cross court. Cones should be placed in the corner of the deuce side to give the player a target to aim for.

Coaching points

In this drill, player works on backhand returning skills. Deep zone is set to keep player motivated and give a visual target to aim.

Progression

Coach can modify the size of the zone according to the player's skill level.

Drill tags: backhand, return of serve

The Drill is often used with

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