Your racquet can cross the net as long as it never touches it. This does not mean you can just start reaching across the net to hit balls before they come to your side. For the “Friend at Court” handbook and more information on the rules of tennis, visit the rules and regulations homepage.
Then, what happens if you touch the net with your body or racket?
invades an opponent’s court under the net with racket or person such that an opponent is obstructed or distracted; If you touch the net or the posts, you lose the rally. … Provided you make contact with the shuttle on your side, however, your racket may then pass over the net during your follow-through action.
Regarding this, can you hit a tennis ball before it bounces?
Can you hit the ball before it bounces in ping pong? No. In regular tennis you may “volley” the ball (hitting the ball before it bounces on your side of the net). … NOTE: When your opponent hits a ball that sails over your end of the table without touching it and then hits you or your paddle, that is still your point.
What happens if the shuttle touches the net?
If the server’s shuttle touches the net or goes out of bounds of the court, the receiving player/side wins the point. … The server in a badminton match is determined by a coin toss, and whichever player/side scores a point shall become the server for the subsequent point.
What happens when the shuttle touches the net and drop into the other side?
In badminton terms, we call this Net Cord. The Net Cord is used to describe the situation when a shuttlecock hits the top part of the net (the tape) and tumbles either on either side of the court. … You win the rally if the shuttlecock drops to the other side of the court as a result of the Net Cord.
What happens if the player touches the net during play?
Net Service Is In Play. A served ball that hits the net does not result in the service team losing its serve. The net serve is considered in-play, unless 1) it does not continue over the net or 2) lands outside the opposing team’s court-side untouched by the opposing team.