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https://www.britannica.com/sports/badminton 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.…

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http://www.worldbadminton.com/newsite/History/ "Badminton" is a village in England associated with horse racing but also thought to be where the sport of Badminton started. The Badminton Village site includes a history of badminton in the 1800's.…

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https://www.athleticscholarships.net/history-of-badminton.htm Badminton took its name from Badminton House in Gloucestershire, the ancestral home of the Duke of Beaufort, where the sport was played in the last century. Gloucestershire is now the base for the International Badminton Federation.…

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http://www.badminton-information.com/history-of-badminton.html In 1873, the Duke of Beaufort held a lawn party in his country place, Badminton. A game of Poona was played on that day and became popular among the British society's elite. The new party sport became known as "the Badminton game". In 1877, the Bath Badminton Club was formed and developed the first official set of rules.…

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https://www.collegesportsscholarships.com/history-badminton.htm THE HISTORY AND RULES OF THE GAME OF BADMINTON. The name Badminton comes from Badminton House – home of the Duke of Beaufort in the English county of Gloucestershire. The ancestral estate is now better known for hunting and horse trials, it is credited as the formal birthplace of the racquet sport. But badminton’s roots date back 1000’s of years.…

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https://www.hindustantimes.com/pune-news/make-a-racket-badminton-s-birthplace-pune-can-t-bother-to-build-a-museum/story-ez8JSkHokWbUK5EXH0thIL.html Pune is the birthplace of badminton. The World Badminton Federation (WBF) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have always mentioned that the game was earlier known as the Poona Game and in England, a huge badminton museum in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, has an old photograph of British soldiers playing the sport in Pune.Author: Ashish Phadnis…

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Saina Nehwal - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saina_Nehwal Saina Nehwal ( pronunciation (help·info), born 17 March 1990) is an Indian professional badminton singles player. A former world no. 1, she has won over 24 international titles, which includes eleven Superseries titles. Although she reached the world's 2nd in the 2009, it was only in 2015 that she was able to attain the world no.Coach: Pullela Gopichand…

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https://www.dictionary.com/browse/badminton Origin of badminton First recorded in 1835–45; named after Badminton, the country seat of the duke of Beaufort in Gloucestershire, England Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020 Examples from the Web for badminton…

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https://indianexpress.com/article/news-archive/print/reviving-history-badmintons-birthplace-to-get-a-museum/ Jul 13, 2011 · Legend has it that the sport of badminton had its origins on the premises of the Ammunition Factory in Khadki,Pune,more than a century ago in the 1860 s. A British army officer,who was enjoying a drink in the out-house of the army headquarters,is said to have stuffed a bunch of stray feathers into the cork of the bottle and tossed it to his fellow officer,who tossed it back.Works For: The Indian Express…

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https://www.teamusa.org/USA-Badminton/USAB/History/Brief-History-of-Badminton Badminton has its origins in ancient civilisations in Europe and Asia. The ancient game known as battledore (bat or paddle) and shuttlecock probably originated more than 2000 years ago. In the...…

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https://www.quora.com/Who-invented-badminton-1 Badminton was once called as the Poona Game, as its birthplace is Pune. Badminton World Federation and International Olympic Committee has an old photographs of British Soldiers playing the sport in Pune, as the proof of its birthplace. BWF and IOC have mentioned that ……

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https://www.sportsrec.com/materials-used-make-badminton-racket-7156569.html Sep 14, 2010 · Badminton takes its name from Badminton House, a royal manor in the English county of Gloucestershire where it is widely considered the formal birthplace of the racket sport. Although evidence of badminton dates as far back as the ancient Greeks some 2000 years ago, it is now an Olympic sport and played all over the world.…

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https://www.imdb.com/name/nm2138653/bio Deepika Padukone, born 5 January 1986 in Copenhagen, Denmark, is an Indian model & Actress. She is the daughter of former badminton Champion Prakash Padukone. Her mother tongue is Konkani. Deepika has a younger sister named Anisha.…

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http://www.worldbadminton.com/newsite/History/ "Badminton" is a village in England associated with horse racing but also thought to be where the sport of Badminton started. The Badminton Village site includes a history of badminton in the 1800's. Founding of the BAE and Codification of the Rules.…

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Badminton Badminton is a racquet sport played using racquets to hit a shuttlecock across a net.Although it may be played with larger teams, the most common forms of the game are "singles" (with one player per side) and "doubles" (with two players per side).Equipment: Shuttlecock, racquet…

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https://www.britannica.com/sports/badminton Badminton, court or lawn game played with lightweight rackets and a shuttlecock.Historically, the shuttlecock (also known as a “bird” or “birdie”) was a small cork hemisphere with 16 goose feathers attached and weighing about 0.17 ounce (5 grams). These types of shuttles may still be used in modern play, but shuttles made from synthetic materials are also allowed by the Badminton World ...…

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https://www.collegesportsscholarships.com/history-badminton.htm The name Badminton comes from Badminton House – home of the Duke of Beaufort in the English county of Gloucestershire. The ancestral estate is now better known for hunting and horse trials, it is credited as the formal birthplace of the racquet sport. But badminton’s roots date back 1000’s of years.…

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https://www.thoughtco.com/free-badminton-printables-1832361 Badminton is an active sport that even young children can learn to play. The British brought the game over from India in the 19th century, and it quickly caught on throughout the world. Badminton can be played with two or more players, a net, racquets and a shuttlecock.…

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liliyana_Natsir Liliyana Natsir (born 9 September 1985) is a retired Indonesian badminton player who specialized in doubles. With one gold and silver from the Olympic Games, and four gold medals at the BWF World Championships, she is regarded as one of the greatest mixed doubles players of all-time.Natsir was the second Indonesian woman Olympic gold medalist, after Susi Susanti won gold in 1992.Country: Indonesia…

Reviving history: Badminton s birthplace to get a museum ...

https://indianexpress.com/article/news-archive/print/reviving-history-badmintons-birthplace-to-get-a-museum/ Jul 13, 2011 · Reviving history: Badminton s birthplace to get a museum; Reviving history: Badminton s birthplace to get a museum Legend has it that the sport of badminton had its origins on the premises of the Ammunition Factory in Khadki,Pune,more than a century ago in the 1860 s.Works For: The Indian Express…

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https://www.quora.com/Who-invented-badminton-1 Badminton was once called as the Poona Game, as its birthplace is Pune. Badminton World Federation and International Olympic Committee has an old photographs of British Soldiers playing the sport in Pune, as the proof of its birthplace. BWF and IO...…

Xie Xingfang - Bio, Facts, Family Famous Birthdays

https://www.famousbirthdays.com/people/xie-xingfang.html Chinese badminton player known primarily as a singles player who won titles at tournaments like the Badminton World Cup and the BWF World Championships. She won a silver medal in women's singles at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. Before Fame. She won her first major title as a doubles player with Zhang Jiewen at the 1998 World Junior ...Born: Jan 08, 1981…

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https://www.athleticscholarships.net/history-of-badminton.htm Origins and History of Badminton Facts and Information About the Game The origins of the game of badminton date back at least 2,000 years to the game of battledore and shuttlecock played in ancient Greece, China, and India. A very long history for one of the Olympics newest sports! Badminton took its name from Badminton […]…

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https://www.famousbirthdays.com/people/marcus-fernaldi-gideon.html Birthplace Jakarta, Indonesia. Popularity . Most Popular #111735. Badminton Player #19. 28 Year Old Badminton Player #1. Taurus Named Marcus #9. About. Badminton player who won the 2017 All England Open Superseries Premier with partner Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo. He has more than 500,000 followers on his marcusfernaldig Instagram account ...…

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https://www.sportsrec.com/materials-used-make-badminton-racket-7156569.html Sep 14, 2010 · Badminton takes its name from Badminton House, a royal manor in the English county of Gloucestershire where it is widely considered the formal birthplace of the racket sport. Although evidence of badminton dates as far back as the ancient Greeks some 2000 years ago, it is now an Olympic sport and played all over the ...…

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