Practicing this stroke is a good way to practice and develop “feeling” and control. It is a very difficult stroke to master, drugs and it takes a lot of practice to do it right.
Player tries to pull through as making a clear or smash. This deceives the opponent.
Just before impact with shuttle, buy player stops the follow through and hit the shuttle with a soft stroke straight at the shuttle. The stroke should land just before the service line.
1. High elbow reaching the shuttle as high as possible.
2. Follow through like before making a clear or smash.
3. Stopping the follow through just before impact with shuttle.