Being able to block back a smash or very hard topspin can be a valuable tool to keep yourself in points longer and also maintain a good table position without dropping away. Of course you can’t always return fast powerful shots but if you understand the correct technique and principles behind how to block them it can give you a chance on shots where previously you would be out of the point.
In this video we include:
– Correct body and bat position
– Slow motion demonstration
– Common errors to avoid