Badminton: History, Rules, And Equipment


Badminton is an amazing and fun sport, which is regularly by approximately 220 million people around the world.

It can be played indoors and outdoors; however, major international level competitions are held indoors because they want to reduce the influence caused by external factors such as wind and lights to the minimum level. Many national and international tournaments are held yearly, and many badminton lovers participate.

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Rather than this, badminton is much more than a fun sport, and here in this article, I will explain badminton’s history, rules, and equipment in brief.

So, let’s begin:

History of badminton

Badminton is a racket sport and was invented about 2000 years ago. However, it has a long history as badminton originated from the ancient game “Battledore and Shuttlecock”, where two or more players hit the ball with the help of a racket and try to keep it in the air.

It first originated in Pune, India and was named Poona (after the garrison town of Poona…

Source: Complete Sports