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a drop shot is a shot left very short, close to the net so that the receiver must approach the net to return it.

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Q: In tennis what is a drop shot?
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The disadvatages of using the drop shot in tennis?

One of the major disadvantages in using a drop shot is that it is one of the hardest shots in tennis to master and do correctly. While playing in a match though the main disadvantage is if the player you are challenging is quick enough to get the drop shot and get a good angle which then it can be impossible to return the shot sometimes and then if the player retrieves the drop shot and the player returns the drop shot return the player who does the drop is very vulnerable for the next return.

What is a drop shot in tennis?

A drop shot is a shot in raquet sports which requires slicing the ball, putting a backspin on the ball just over the net.

How fast will a tennis ball loose its bounce?

It depends. A shot with backspin will drop a lot faster then a topspin or flat shot.

What do you call a tennis shot?

The name for a generic shot in tennis is a stroke. Strokes include forehands, backhands, volleys, drop shots, lobs, approach shots, serves, returns, groundstrokes, half-volleys, lob volleys, overheads, etc.

What is a high tennis shot called?

A high tennis shot is called a "lob"** By a "high tennis shot" I assume you mean a shot that YOU hit

What is a challenge in tennis?

Challenges in tennis include: placing a shot were you want it, know what the oppenents shot might be, reacting to a oppenents shot.

What is a drop shot in golf?

A drop shot is when you lose a shot to par, i.e a bogey or worse.

What is the name given to tennis short which is executed just after the ball drop?

When the shot is played just as the ball has hit the court, it's called a half volley.

What year was Rockstar Games presents Table Tennis released?

Rockstar Games presents Table Tennis was released in May 2006. This is a realistic simulation game that required two players. The game also feature a drop shot.

Definition of top spin in tennis?

Top spin is when you brush up on the ball with the racquet to make top spin. Top spin is used in tennis to make the ball drop onto the court so it will not go out of play. It is the most common used shot in tennis. It is very consistant.

What is a chop shot in tennis?

a chop shot is a.k.a. a slice which is a shot with backspin

What is the first shot in a tennis rally called?

combariene shot

What is a served shot that could not be returned by the opponent in Tennis called?

In tennis it's called a ace

Does the tennis ball drop higher then the pingpongball drop higher?

pingball is higher

What is a drive in tennis?

a shot with no spin.

When do they use a drop shot in badminton?

When you've pushed your opponent back with a clear for example, a drop shot can be used then. Your drop shot (hopefully) will land close to the net, forcing your opponent to run forward.

If you drop a tennis ball how long will it take to touch the ground?

It depends on what height you drop it from.

What is a high shot called in tennis?

a smash

What is a volley in tennis?

A volley in tennis is a shot that is hit before the ball bounces on the ground.

Which game is related to the word Drop?

tennis aybe

What is a dropshot in tennis?

Backspin on the shot makes a dropshot

Who invented the top spin shot in tennis?

Vilas did!

What tennis shot is opposite of a backhand stroke?


What is forehand in tennis?

Forehand in tennis is a type of shot that you do with your right hand (if you are left handed you do forehand with your left hand).

What the best age of play tennis?

Right after your balls drop.