It is used when the shuttle is heading towards you in the back court. As an attempt to this stroke, the player must hit downward towards the opponent’s fore-court, aiming for it to go just over the net. The closer the shuttle drops to the net, the harder it is to return.
Thereof, what is a net drop?
A basic net drop will pull your opponent to their forecourt, as you return to the ready position.
Then, what is drop shot in badminton?
(in tennis, badminton, etc.) a ball or shuttlecock so softly hit that it falls to the playing surface just after clearing the net. … a ball so softly hit that it falls suddenly to the ground just after striking the front wall. shot made in a shot tower.
What are the 6 basic skills in badminton?
17 Fundamental skills of badminton
|Basic Badminton Skills
|Move only 2-3 steps backward. Shuffle only 1 step sidewards. Move only 2-3 steps front
|High Serve Low Serve
|Fore Hand Smash Back Hand Smash Jumping Smash
There are five different types of badminton shots or strokes: Serves, clears, smashes, drives and drops.
The badminton smash
The smash shot is hit with power and speed downward into the opponent’s court. The angle and the steepness of the shuttlecock’s trajectory make it hard for the opponent to retrieve and return.
Generally, there are 2 types of Drop Shots. Fast Drop Shot: Travels down steeply. But lands further away from the net. Slow Drop Shot: Does not travel down steeply.
The feet of both players must remain in a stationary position until the serve is made. Your feet can not be touching the line at this time. It is not a fault if you miss the shuttle while serving. … A player cannot hold his racket near the net to ward off a downward stroke by his opponent or to interfere with his racket.