Keeping this in consideration, what is the world record for badminton?
Also to know is, how fast is the average badminton smash?
It would show something ridiculously slow like 40 km/h. At a higher level, the average smash speed is 250 and a hard one is in the 300 range.” A broader use of technology is also how badminton coaches can boost training methods and technical development, said Lau.
Who is the fastest smash player?
Sonic. Staying true to his persona, Sonic the Hedgehog is the fastest fighter in the game. This SEGA character was introduced to the franchise upon the release of Super Smash Bros. Brawl and uses his supersonic speed as his main tool for offense.
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.
Top 10 Badminton Players of all time
- Number 9 & 8: Peter Høeg Gade & Morten Frost Hansen.
- Number 7: Tony Gunawan.
- Number 6: Li Lingwei.
- Number 5: Rudy Hartono.
- Number 4: Taufik Hidayat.
- Number 3: Gao Ling.
- Number 2: Lee Chong Wei.
- Number 1: Lin Dan.
In a recent Premier Badminton Match between the Chennai Smashers and Delhi Acers, Danish badminton player Mads Pieler Kolding set a new world record for the fastest smash ever. He smashed the shuttlecock at an incredible speed of a 265 mph, which converts to roughly 426 km/h.
The fastest badminton hit in competition by a male is 426 kph (264.70 mph), and was achieved by Mads Pieler Kolding (Denmark) in Bangalore, India, on 10 January 2017. Mads Pieler Kolding achieved this record during a Badminton Premier League match playing for the Chennai Smashers.
Taufik is the ONLY badminton player capable of hitting such powerful backhand smashes. I think he holds the record of hitting the fastest backhand smash (260 km per hour). So far he is the only person to ever hit such a powerful backhand smashes during a competition.