I want to say a couple words about the slice, or the Cut Smash. Like the term suggests, you’re actually not hitting the shuttle flat, but you’re hitting it at an angle. … The shuttle is going to slow down dramatically because you’re not hitting it flat, and the shuttle is going to travel at a very deceptive angle.
Likewise, people ask, what are the types of smash in badminton?
Largely there are three ways of executing a badminton smash technique, Forehand, Backhand and Jumping smash.
Subsequently, what are the three types of smash?
There are three main kinds of smash: the forehand, the jumping, and the backhand.
What are badminton balls called?
The backhand clear is considered by most players and coaches to be the most difficult basic stroke in the game, since precise technique is needed in order to muster enough power for the shuttlecock to travel the full length of the court.
There are five different types of badminton shots or strokes: Serves, clears, smashes, drives and drops.
Basic Badminton Shots
- Clear shot. Trajectory: high, towards the back court. Played from: Back court. …
- Drop. Trajectory: Looping close to the net. …
- Drive. Trajectory: Flat, towards the body. …
- Smash. Trajectory: Close to the net. …
- Net Lift. Trajectory: high, towards the back court. …
- Net Kill. Trajectory: Flat and downwards.
The badminton smash
Can you smash a serve in badminton? If you’re able to, then yes. Short serves are impossible to smash because they’re hit so low over the net. If the opponent flicks or has a particularly loose serve then, by all means, try to smash it.
A smash in tennis is a shot that is hit above the hitter’s head with a serve-like motion. It is also referred to as an overhead. A smash can usually be hit with a high amount of force and is often a shot that ends the point.