Trajectory: Looping close to the net
Played from: Back court
Purpose: Attacking Shot
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.
This shot is used when the opponent is in the back court, expecting a clear shot or a drive.