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01-31-2011, 12:21 PM #103
I've been playing badminton for a couple of weeks and I think I have mastered the correct grip, correct stroke and footwork. Going to start working on my smashes and drop shots now. Thanks for the advice.
04-15-2011, 08:51 AM #104
kwun u r really2 good on coaching..hehehe
kwun,ur advice is really usefull..
10-29-2011, 02:30 AM #105
Smash and clear: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HNVC5PVJyPQ&list=PLCF9214C6074730BE&featur e=mh_lolz
Backhand: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07XrnkvVSCU&feature=BFa&list=PLCF9214C6074 730BE&lf=mh_lolz
Grip: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UBzn3jyEs5k&feature=BFa&list=PLCF9214C6074 730BE&lf=mh_lolz
11-07-2011, 12:45 PM #106
How can I play badminton well?
Who had good document technique? Can you send it to me? Thanks a lot!!!!!
01-28-2012, 09:33 AM #107
I'm karthik.I had played badminton in my school days( 6 years back).Now suddenly I have got intrest.So I'm planning to go for Badminton training.I stay at Alwal.I'm ready to travel 7 to 8kms for training.
Can anyone please suggest me for better coaching in hyderabad.?
01-09-2013, 10:03 PM #108
Thanks for the advice !
01-14-2013, 08:55 AM #109
for me footwork and stroke is the most important. even if you don't have power smashing, with proper stroke you still stand a chance to win the match.
05-05-2013, 05:02 PM #110
Im an intermediate player, and ive been working on my technique for a year. When i play doubles i know how to attack high lifts or clears but i dont know what to do when the opponents do a flat clear or a high drive. Its too low for me to smash it so i just end up blocking or lifting, and lose the advantage. what should i do in those cases? i have watched pro doubles, and all players use high lifts, meaning that using flat clears or high drives would not stand a chance. So there must be a way to deal with it.
05-05-2013, 05:29 PM #111
technically, you can't lift a clear. You can clear a clear, but you cannot lift a clear.
Why does blocking/dropping lose you the advantage? You are still hitting downwards so you have the edge.
You can drive it back - hit it hard and down. Probably a block/drop shot will give you better results if placed correctly, though. It depends on you opponents positioning.
05-05-2013, 05:39 PM #112
when i mean flat clear/high drive (dunno the exact term) its around the level of my head or slightly above. Its getting too predictable, everytime my opponents do a flat clear/high drive they revert to an attacking position, so the guy at the front can take any blocks and kill them if they are a bit loose and the guy at the back can attack if i clear. So we end up losing the advantage both ways.
Can you direct me to a video which demonstrates this?
05-05-2013, 07:08 PM #113
no video will show this because what is happening is:
1) they are playing a poor shot (high drive)
2) they are getting into 'incorrect' formation
3) you are playing bad shot that lets them get away with 1 & 2.
If they are in attacking formation then you have plenty of space to hit down the sides - so hit it.
I'm guessing that you are not well prepared for the clear? Otherwise it should be simple to attack it.
Last edited by amleto; 05-05-2013 at 07:10 PM.
05-06-2013, 07:45 AM #114
if they play a "clear" about the height of your head, tehre's a simple solution: HIT IT HARD!
05-06-2013, 09:00 AM #115
OK thx guys will try that next game
07-23-2013, 08:25 PM #116
Strength training... no training at all.. but tips and guides and video is a big help for me....whats the key for me is that I LOVE to play badminton...
and last expensive rackets - i think my old one, i remember i wanted to sell it to a friend of mine but til now its the only racket that im using everytime i joined a local tournament...though i have other rackets but it still the 1st one that I like to used...expensive not much... I think it took 3 months for me to buy it because i need to saved some money for it and its worth it.... well the rest of my rackets now are being bought if there's a SALE hahahhaha...
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