Forehand strokes are hit with the front of the hand leading (like hitting with the palm), whereas backhand strokes are hit with the back of the hand leading (like hitting with the knuckles).
Secondly, what is backhand badminton?
The definition for a backhand means hitting the shuttle with your racket WHILE the back of your hand is facing the shuttle. This is a very unique shot in any racket sports. … In badminton, the backhand stroke can be used to perform powerful shots such as the backhand smash.
Simply so, what is the forehand in badminton?
The forehand in tennis and other racket sports such as table tennis, squash and badminton is a shot made by swinging the racket across one’s body with the hand moving palm-first. … Most forehands are hit with topspin because it helps keep the ball from landing outside the court.
What are the most important basic skill in badminton?
17 Fundamental skills of badminton
|S.N||Basic Badminton Skills||Types|
|1||Grip||Back Hand Forehand|
|2||Stance||Attacking Stance Defensive Stance Net Stance|
|3||Footwork||Move only 2-3 steps backward. Shuffle only 1 step sidewards. Move only 2-3 steps front|
|4||Serve||High Serve Low Serve|
There are five different types of badminton shots or strokes: Serves, clears, smashes, drives and drops.
Badminton Techniques, The Life of Badminton
|Area of the Court||Different Badminton Techniques in that Area|
|Serve / Service||High/Long Serve Short Serve Flick Serve|
|Front Court (Also known as Net Play!)||Lift / Clear Net Shot Net Kill|
|Mid Court||Block Side Drive Shot Lift / Clear|
|Rear Court/ Baseline||Lob Shot Smash Drop Shot|
Yes, you can! There is no rule for Badminton that says you cannot play with both hands. During my research, I have yet to find a sport of any kind that doesn’t allow switching of hands. … It’s completely fair if you can play racquet sports with both hands.
The badminton smash is mainly used for attacking. It often acts as a winning shot in any badminton rallies. Basically a smash is an offensive shot shot fired from a high point and travels down steeply towards your opponent.
A badminton match consists of 3 sets (or games). The player(s) who wins 2 sets (or games) will be the winner of the match. However if a player(s) wins the first 2 sets, he/she will be declared the winner of the match. The third set is not needed to be played since the player has already won 2 straight games.