# What is a service area in badminton?

The front center line meets the middle line and forms a ‘T’ shape close to the net. Thus, the singles service area is the box defined by the center line, the singles side inside mark, the front service mark, and the outermost back boundary line.

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Players start a game by serving from the right side of the court in badminton. You always serve from the right side of the court when you have an even number of points and always serve from the left side of the court when you have an odd number of points.

Likewise, people ask, what are the service line in a singles badminton court? The service line for a singles game is the back line of the court. The serve — not to be executed until both players indicate they are ready — must be underhanded and completed behind the service line.

## Herein, what is the area of badminton court?

The dimensions of a badminton court are 20 ft x 44 ft (6.1 m x 13.4 m), an area of 880 ft2 (81.75 m2). The diagonal length of the full court is 48.30 ft (14.72 m).

## What does 20 all mean in badminton?

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.

## What are 2 things you Cannot do in badminton?

When a rally is in play, this means when a serve has been delivered, there are TWO things that you cannot touch during the rally.

• Badminton Net. You and your racket cannot touch the net in the middle of a rally.
• Shuttlecock. You can hit the shuttle with the racket only.

## What are the two types of serves in badminton?

There are 3 basic serves; High Serve (used in singles only, Low Serve (used in both singles and doubles) and Flick serve (used in doubles).

## What is the new service rule in badminton?

According to the new service rule, the point of impact cannot be higher than 1.15 metres from the court level. Last November, the BWF tweaked the service-related law, saying it would be introducing a fixed service rule on an experimental basis in all the top tournaments in 2018.

## What are the 5 categories of badminton?

Professional badminton games are of five kinds: Men’s singles, Men’s doubles, Mixed doubles, Women’s singles and Women’s Doubles.

## What are the rules for singles badminton?

A match consists of best-of-three games to 21 points. At 20 all, the side which gains a two-point lead first wins the game. At 29 all, the side scoring the 30th point wins that game. The side winning a game serves first in the next game.

## What is the purpose of side line for singles in badminton?

It is sometimes referred to as long and narrow. singles sideline–The singles sideline designates the out- of-bounds for singles play. The singles court is 17 feet wide (5.18 m) from sideline to sideline.