Best receiver position

Table Tennis Match Strategy

Last updated 4 years ago

Nico Ficus

Nico Ficus Asked 4 years ago

Hi jeff and alois

how can we choose our receiving postions (left corner, center of the table, close to the table or not) ????

many thanks

nicolas


Alois Rosario

Alois Rosario Answered 4 years ago

Hi Nicolas,

Your position is determined a lot by where your opponent is serving from.  If they are serving from a wide backhand position then you would move more towards your backhand side and vice versa.

Then think about if they are serving a lot of serves long and fast or short.  If they are serving a lot of fast long serves you can position yourself slightly further away from the table.


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Jeff Plumb

Jeff Plumb from PingSkills Posted 4 years ago

Our premium members can watch this lesson on the receiving position.


Nico Ficus

Nico Ficus Posted 4 years ago

Understood many thanks for your answer


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