Badminton in Dubai
Badminton originated more than 2000 years ago and it originated in England.
The general rules of badminton are at the beginning of the game and the score is even,the server serves on the right side of the court. When the score is odd, the server serves on the left. When the server wins a rally, the server scores a point then serves again from the court. If the receiver wins a rally, the receiver scores a point and becomes the new server. They serve left if their score is odd and right if there score even.
Length of an average match
There is no actual time for a badminton game. A game to twenty-one can take somewhere between fifteen to twenty-five minutes and a total match( three games) lasts about forty-five to seventy-five minutes.
For a SINGLE game it's two players with one on each side. For a DOUBLES game it's four people, with two on each side.
The top of the net should be 5 feet and 1 inch from the poles and 1 feet and one inch less than 5 feet off the ground. The average width of a badminton court is 17 feet if you are playing a singles game and 20 feet for doubles. The average length of a badminton court is 22 feet of both sides.
One basic strategy for playing badminton is to serve long and high onto your opponents side of the court. Another one would be to
If you lose a rally, the point goes to you opponent. If the birdie doesn't make it over the net on your side, you get to reserve again. Also, if you strike it from the waist down and it goes over, it doesn't count.
The equipment that you need is a racquet, and a shuttlecock or a birdie.
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Other words you should know:
Rally- a series of shots between opposing players, starting with a serve and ending when the point is won.
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