The basic skills of badminton are gripping the racket correctly, serving and the overhead throwing motion. While the basics of badminton are relatively easy to learn, there are several variations of each skill that can t... More »

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Badminton uses lingo and terminology specific to the sport, including alley, backcourt, balk, carry, clear, drive, fault, flick, kill, hairpin shot, racket, shuttlecock, smash and wood shot. Badminton terms include let, ... More »

To master the fundamental skills required for badminton, it's important to understand the proper grip on the racket and to be able to serve and return the shuttlecock to the opposing player. The shuttlecock, or shuttle, ... More »

In badminton, the objective is to hit the shuttlecock over the net without committing a foul, or having the shuttlecock hit the ground or go out of bounds. The first player, or team, to 21 wins the set, and the best of t... More »

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