Speed of Taufik's backhand

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  1. zdndz

    zdndz Regular Member

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    How fast has Taufik hit shuttlecock with his backhand?
     
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    Around 260+ km/h.
     
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    yeah, that's quite extraordinary. If i have a chance, i would wanna learn from him.
     
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    You will have the chance - just WAIT.;)
     
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    hehe, kay, that's very nice
     
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    It may not just skill only. He must have very strong wrist. Otherwise, the other top player like LD, LCW and PG should be able to do it also.
     
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    If i'm right it's not 260, but only (well only, it's not weak lol) 200 km/h. Still it is very fast. Takes a lot of practice to be able to hit it that hard.
     
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    someone sure?

    someone know for sure?
     
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    my gut feel is this figure is too high
     
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    Right. 260 is just around the usual speeds of forehand smashes from top shuttlers.

    You can check the 200km/h back-hand smash maybe in 2005 or 2006 WC.
     
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    I saw the video, but it didn't display the speed. Controversial. It doesn't look like fast enough in my view.

    :)
     
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    Let me find another video, 2006 WC vs Chen hong....the reading was over 200km/h I remember...
     
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    it was just a might have been(kevin han comment)but certain . It could be CH forehand smash.
     
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    Yeah... I'm still recalling and can't find the right video on Youtube; maybe I'm wrong. It should be around 250km/h not 200km/h.

    :)
     
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    WC 2006 the speedgun was faster than it is today.
    CH smashes 300+ km/hr and LD 300+km/hr
     
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    So i was right:confused:
     
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    typo correction
     
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    but you know that we are talking about backhand smash
     

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