Presentation on theme: "Backhand Chop Technique Tips -Use your wrist to add spin."— Presentation transcript:
1 Backhand Chop Technique Tips -Use your wrist to add spin. -Use a medium stroke, your racket arm should move forward and downwards in the direction that the ball is going to travel.-Your free arm should point towards the ball to assist with your body turn and balance.Backhand ChopTips-Use your wrist to add spin.-Push of with your legs to add more power to your backhand chop.
2 Backhand Drive Too easy? Add Topspin. Topspin is produced by starting your stroke below and/or behind the ball and brushing the ball in an upward and forward motion.Backhand DriveWhy use spin?-The forward spin will increase the downward pressure on the ball, so after it bounces on the table it will stay low and accelerate forwards.
3 The forehand chop is a defensive stroke played away from the table The forehand chop is a defensive stroke played away from the table. It is mainly used by defenders but can also be incorporated into an attackers game when forced away from the table.Forehand Chop
4 The forehand drive is an attacking stroke played with a small amount of topspin. TechniqueKeep the upper arm close to your body.Turn waist with your arm.Shift your body weight forwards when you contact the ball.Return to ready position quickly.