Considering this, what are the techniques of table tennis?
The four basic table tennis shots: Forehand Drive. Backhand Drive. Forehand Push.
People also ask, how do you serve with Penhold?
Which is better Penhold or shakehand grip?
The advantage of the traditional Chinese penhold grip is that it allows free movement of the wrist, much more than shakehand grips do. … Players who use this grip often prefer to stick closer to the table, pushing or blocking with a backhand and attacking with forehand strokes, either through drive or topspin or looping.
Basic Service Techniques
The ball must be held in the palm of the hand with fingers stretched, and tossed vertically at least six inches. The ball must be struck only on the way down. The ball must be struck behind the end line. The ball must be visible to the receiver until it is struck (2002 rule change).
shot selection! The hardest part of table tennis in my opinion is choosing correctly which shot to play and how you are going to reply to you opponent in less than half a second, every single shot.
Basic Table Tennis Skills You Need To Know
- Forehand Drive.
- Backhand Drive.
- Backhand Push.
- Forehand Push.
Although the International Table Tennis Federation has no restrictions on how you should handle your racket, two styles of grips have emerged over the years as the most optimal for playing. They are the Shakehand Grip and the Penhold Grip.
A match is played best 3 of 5 games. For each game, the first player to reach 11 points wins that game, however a game must be won by at least a two point margin. A point is scored after each ball is put into play.