Tennis Tips | Tip 24: How To Hit A Drop Volley

Follow the weekly tennis tips by Totally Tennis Head Coach James McIntosh designed to improve your game.

Tip 24: How To Hit A Drop Volley

Set up for a normal volley, but as you make contact with the ball relax your wrist more and let the racket turn so the strings faces upward so you can create slice on the ball and also keep the ball very close to the net. Remember to keep your contact point out in front and bend your knees.


Wrong: Racket not facing upwards and knees not bent enough


Correct: Racket facing upwards and knees bent

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