Kinetic comparative analysis of tennis backhand stroke for interdisciplinary convergence research

학제간 융합연구를 위한 테니스 백핸드 스트로크 동작의 운동역학적 비교 분석

  • Cha, Jung-Hoon (Dept. of Community Sport, Korea National Sport University)
  • Received : 2015.05.11
  • Accepted : 2015.07.20
  • Published : 2015.07.28


This study which was conducted on male tennis player on one hand(OH) & two hand(TH) backhand stroke and how both motion differed on low extremity movement with each feature analyzed in detail, the result as follow. The motion of TH based on resultant velocity, appeared to be a higher than OH, which was important variable in determining the ball speed. Contrary to TH where the player minimized the motion in the lower body and finalized a stroke through the turn of the trunk as if sticking the ball closed to the body, OH was carried out such that the player appeared to chase the ball. Whereas in OH, the knee joint extension moment was not found to be larger than TH, the opposite result came out for abduction moment and internal rotation moment. In the case of hip joint, consisted of extension, abduction and internal rotation moment, the outcome emerged to be greater for TH with conspicuous difference in abduction moment. Flection moment for TH overwhelmed in TH though both adduction and external rotation moment brought about similar outcome for both strokes.


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