Show #233 - Dealing With Sidespin

8 years ago

Subscribe to our podcast via iTunes or rss.

Throwback Thursday - 3:38

Dealing with Backspin

Last #PQOTD - 8:10

Can Timo Boll win another Open event?

World Championships - 9:24

Germany is out! We discuss the latest results.

#PQOTD - 15:20

Name the semifinalists in the Mens Teams at the World Championships.

This Day in History - 15:45

The inventor of the telephone was born - Alexander Graham Bell

Controlling a Topspin with the Backhand - 16:54

Yijan: Hi PingSkills I can't return a topspin with my backhand, I think it's because I have very uncontrollable rubber. Any tips?

Backhand Flick Against Backspin - 19:20

Spamm20: I dont know why, but i have big problems with the backhand flick.Im trying to do it right ,but i always hit wrong so it goes in the net when it has backspin.What should i watch out for the most when i do a flick?

Hitting My Fingers - 21:30

Leonardo: How can I stop the ball from hitting my fingers when I play? I doesn't happen often, but when it does it often loses me the point.

Returning Short Sidespin - 22:41

Hai: I have problem to return short spin serve especially on my forehand. Usually when I return, the ball goes everywhere out of the Ping-Pong table. How can I practice to return short spin serve for my forehand and backhand.

Returning Sidespin Topspin - 25:04

Rex: I play against a player who loves to do the side spin forehand slam and can't return them. Any help is appreciated.

Using Your Serve For Setting Up The Point - 28:00

Googler: Do you have any tips on how to use your serve to set up for kill shots? I have a hard time doing that.

Links in this Episode

Master Class on Dealing with Backspin

ITTF World Championships


How to Choose a Table Tennis Bat

Backhand Flick

Backhand Sidespin Flick

Forehand Push

Forehand Sidespin Topspin

Receiving Secrets Course

Third Ball Tips