The Sidespin Serve

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This video will teach you one of the most commonly used serves in table tennis the sidespin pendulum serve. This is a versatile serve which allows you to generate sidespin as well as some backspin or topspin depending on the contact and bat angle, for this reason this serve can be used to deceive your opponent and create mistakes or a weak return. We show you the correct technique and also plenty of useful tips to learn this serve as well as a breakdown and analysis.


We cover:
-Correct movement
-Contacting the bal
-Changing the spin
-Common errors to avoid
-Training drills