Badminton is a racket sport (or racquet sport). A game of badminton gets played by two opposing players (called a singles game) or with two opposing pairs (called doubles games). … It divides the badminton playing surface into two equal halves. Players use rackets to hit a feather shuttlecock over the net.
Also know, who is the No 1 player in badminton in India?
Badminton in India is managed by Badminton Association of India. Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal, Srikanth Kidambi, and Pusarla Venkata Sindhu are ranked amongst top-10 in current BWF rankings.
|Player Name||Discipline||Best ranking|
Also, what are the rules 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.
- The player/pair winning a game serves first in the next game.
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.
|Born||10 June 1955 Bangalore, Karnataka, India|
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
Is Lin Dan on the decline or is it the start of something new? Born in Fujiyan China, Lin Dan (or Super Dan as his fans appropriately call him), is considered as the greatest of all players to have ever played the game of badminton.
|Lin Dan 林丹|
|Born||14 October 1983 Longyan, Fujian, China|
|Height||178 cm (5 ft 10 in)|
|Weight||70 kg (154 lb)|
Pusarla Venkata Sindhu
Whilst badminton is a minority sport in the US it is widely played in Britain, Denmark, Sweden, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Korea and several other countries. Britain alone has 4 million players, about 8% of the population. As a spectator sport it is very popular in the far east.