# What is the distance of badminton court?

Court dimensions

The badminton court is 13.4m long and 6.1m wide. For singles the court is marked 5.18m wide. The lines marking out the court are easily distinguishable and coloured white or yellow. The lines are 40mm wide.

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## Keeping this in view, what is the length of badminton pole?

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).

Besides, what is the height of badminton pole in feet? The top edge of each side of the net should be 5 feet and 1 inch off from the ground. The net is stretched across in the middle of the court i.e., 16 and a half feet long. The middle top edge of the net should be 5 feet off from the ground. The top of the badminton net is edged with a white cloth of 75 mm.

## Keeping this in consideration, what is the measurement of badminton double court?

What are the Dimensions of a Badminton Court?

Category Length Area
Singles Court Diagonal 47.17 ft (14.38 m) N/A
Doubles Court Space 44 ft (13.41 m) 880 ft2 (81.75 m2)
Doubles Court Space (per end) 22 ft (6.71 m) 440 ft2 (40.88 m2)
Doubles Service Area 13 ft (3.96 m) 130 ft2 (12.08 m2)

## What is the first name of badminton?

The original name of badminton is Poona, which comes from a city of the same name in India where badminton was popular among British military officers. The name and rules for Poona were first known to be made in 1873.

## 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.

20ft x 2.5ft

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## 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.