|Men’s singles||Kento Momota||Shi Yuqi|
|Women’s singles||Carolina Marín||P. V. Sindhu|
|Men’s doubles||Li Junhui Liu Yuchen||Takeshi Kamura Keigo Sonoda|
|Women’s doubles||Mayu Matsumoto Wakana Nagahara||Yuki Fukushima Sayaka Hirota|
Herein, who is the current champion of badminton?
PV Sindhu defeats Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara
Her victory over the Japanese player, in straight games — 21-7 21-7 — makes her the first Indian to clinch a gold in Badminton World Championships.
Then, where was the second 2018 Junior World Cup held?
It was held in
|Venue||Markham Pan Am Centre|
|Location||Markham, Ontario, Canada|
Who is the first champion of badminton?
|Player Name||Discipline||Best ranking|
|Prannoy Kumar||Men’s Singles||8|
|Jwala Gutta and V. Diju||Mixed Doubles||6|
|Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty||Men’s Doubles||7|
|Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa||Women’s Doubles||10|
The record for the most number of tournaments won in a single calendar year is held by Gao Ling of China who won an unprecedented nine titles in the 2007 BWF Super Series edition.
The game is named for Badminton, the country estate of the dukes of Beaufort in Gloucestershire, England, where it was first played about 1873. The roots of the sport can be traced to ancient Greece, China, and India, and it is closely related to the old children’s game battledore and shuttlecock.
- 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.
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.
BWF World Rankings
|RANK||COUNTRY / TERRITORY||PLAYER|
|1||TPE||TAI Tzu Ying|
|2||CHN||CHEN Yu Fei|
|Lin Dan 林丹|
|Born||14 October 1983 Longyan, Fujian, China|
|Height||178 cm (5 ft 10 in)|
|Weight||70 kg (154 lb)|