# How high and wide is a badminton net?

Badminton Nets span the entire 20′ (6.1 m) width of the court and are placed over the doubles sidelines, even when singles games are played. The net has a height of 5’1” (1.55 m) at the edges and sags slightly at the center resulting in a height of 5′ (1.52 m).

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## Regarding this, what are the dimensions of a badminton net?

Net. The net is 760mm in depth and a minimum of 6.1m wide. The top of the net from the surface of the court is 1.524m at the centre of the court and 1.55m over the side lines for doubles. There must be no gaps between the ends of the net and the posts.

Herein, what is the length of badminton net pole? This means it is 16 and a half feet long, or 5.1 meters long. The thickness of the net is somewhere between 0.5 and 0.8 inches. A regulation-size net with standard dimensions allows badminton players to practice their skills on a net the same as what professional players use.

## Likewise, people ask, what height should the net be for a singles match?

The universally accepted net height, for singles and doubles play, is 5 feet in the center and 5 feet, 1 inch at the poles, which are situated just outside the court’s doubles lines.

## What are the lines for singles badminton?

A badminton court has two lines that run vertically and two lines that run horizontally. In singles, the court is long and narrow and thus we use the inner two vertical lines and the horizontal back line. Anything that lands within the box or right on those lines is in, and anything outside those lines is out.

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## Who is the father of badminton?

He was ranked World No. 1 in 1980; the same year he became the first Indian to win the All England Open Badminton Championships.

Country India
Born 10 June 1955 Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Handedness Right

## What is the official court size?

Dimensions of the court are 29’6″ feet by 59′ feet and are measured from the outer edge of the boundary lines.

## What are the 5 shots in badminton?

There are five different types of badminton shots or strokes: Serves, clears, smashes, drives and drops.

## What is the length of badminton court for doubles?

Badminton Courts have a length of 44′ (13.4 m), but double courts are 20′ (6.1 m) wide while single courts are reduced to 17′ (5.18 m); shrinking by 1.5′ (. 46 m) on both sides.

## What are the badminton rules?

Rules

• A match consists of the best of three games of 21 points.
• The player/pair winning a rally adds a point to its score.
• At 20-all, the player/pair which first gains a 2-point lead wins that game.
• At 29-all, the side scoring the 30th point wins that game.
• The player/pair winning a game serves first in the next game.