Drag flick fake & pass: How to do it?

By Pablo Mendoza

Pablo Mendoza is an FIH Hockey Academy Educator and the owner of A Hockey World. Contact: pablo@ahockeyworld.net

Since players perfected the drag flick we don’t get to see a lot of set plays during penalty corners. We might see deflections or shot fakes such as the one that we present to you in this video. Watch how the first drag flicker makes a full movement but he cuts short the release and moves the stick around the ball, leaving it in position for his teammate: