Definitions for paddle tennis
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word paddle tennis
Paddle tennis is a game adapted from tennis and played for over a century. Compared to tennis, the court is smaller and has no doubles lanes, and the net is lower. Paddle tennis is played with a solid paddle as opposed to a strung racquet, and a depressurized tennis ball is used along with an underhand serve. The same court is used for both singles and doubles, with doubles being the dominant form of play. The smaller court size adds a strong emphasis and advantage to net play and creates a fast and reaction-based game.
Images & Illustrations of paddle tennis
Find a translation for the paddle tennis definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these paddle tennis definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"paddle tennis." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 24 Nov. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/paddle tennis>.