The science behind the knockdown shot
Brian Bateman and Travis Fulton show you how to hit a knockdown shot.
Chang: How to perform the knockdown shot
Golf Channel Academy Lead Coach Randy Chang explains how to hit a knockdown shot. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.
'04 Doral champ Parry gives knockdown shot tips
Two-time PGA Tour winner Craig Parry teaches the memorable knockdown shot that helped him pull off a walk-off victory in a playoff at the 2004 Doral Open.
Funk's knockdown tips for No. 7 at Pebble Beach
Two-time U.S. Presidents Cup team member Fred Funk teaches how to play a knockdown wedge shot to the scenic par-3 7th hole at Pebble Beach. For more tips, visit GolfChannel.com/ChampionsTourLearningCenter .
Golfing World, Spearman's A-to-Z: Knockdown
K is for Knockdown shots in our A to Z instructional series with Mitchell Spearman.
GCA: Simple adjustments to hit knockdown shot
2014 LPGA Southeast Section Teacher of the Year Anne Cain teaches the setup and swing changes that will help you flight the ball low.low, low as in trajectory. You know what you need on the Golf Course when it's windy or when you blow the ball into the trees and you need to get out of trouble. Is a low shot, we call it a knockdown or a punch shot. There's three keys to it. First, club selection. If you're playing in the wind you might need to take two , three , or even four extra clubs to reach your target. If you're in the trees, I'd suggest a long iron or a hybrid.
Down but not out: Knockdown tips
Gary Williams gets pointers from Paige Mackenzie on hitting knockdown shots in this Best Of Morning Drive instruction feature.shot. -Right. And you're gonna use this, for example in the links-style golf course , if you're going to bump into a green, if the greens are firm, they're not holding. You've got, you know, 10 yards to flat fairway in front of the green. You wanna just roll it right in there. The key here is to not-- to bring the ball flight down and not have a lot of spin. That's what's gonna cause problems. When you have too much spin, it's gonna stop short to the green and just stay there. -Okay. -So what we wanna do into this kind of knockdown shot, the biggest thing in golf in my opinion is ball position. 'Cause ball position sets up the beginning of every part of your golf swing . So, in a knockdown shot, what we wanna do is we wanna play the ball back more off if you're right-handed. -Uh-hmm.