The officiating team consists of one umpire, two or more line referees and a scorer. When the umpire calls “play”, if a team refuses to play it forfeits the match. The umpire is the sole judge on the fairness of a play, weather and lighting conditions. His decisions are final.
In respect to this, what are the different officials in badminton?
- an umpire who is in charge of the match, the court and its immediate surroundings.
- four line judges (two for each side of the court positioned at the baseline) who indicate whether a shuttlecock landed ‘in’ or ‘out’ on the line(s) assigned.
- a service judge.
Keeping this in consideration, what are the three officials in badminton?
Who are the officials of badminton?
- Service Judge.
- Line Judge.