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Straight net shots

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Basic straight net shots

Net shots are played from the front of the court, gently over the net into the front part of your opponent’s court.

Net spin

Spinning the shuttle to make your net shots harder to return. Covers stab (undercut) and out-to-in spins.

Grip for forehand net shots

What’s the right grip for a forehand net shot? Maybe it’s not what you think!

This isn’t just about one specific shot, but also about developing a more advanced understanding of how grips work in general.