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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 ...

www.athleticscholarships.net/history-of-badminton.htm

The origins of the game of badminton date back at least 2,000 years to the game of battledore and ... A very long history for one of the Olympics newest sports!

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 ...

www.olympic.org/badminton-equipment-and-history

Badminton history, rules, equipment, Olympic events and medals, development of the game in England/India, name origin, and complete glossary of terms.

www.badminton-information.com/history-of-badminton.html

In the 5th century BC, the people in china then played a game called ti jian zi. ... Whether this sport has anything to do with the History of Badminton is up for ...

www.topendsports.com/sport/badminton/history.htm

A brief history of the sport of badminton. ... A badminton-like game was known in ancient Greece and Egypt - a game called battledore and shuttlecock - in which ...

www.fremont.k12.ca.us/site/handlers/filedownload.ashx?moduleinstanceid=6014&dataid=8005&FileName=The_History_of_Badminton.pdf

The History of Badminton. The sport of badminton evolved from the ancient game of battledore and shuttlecock, a game played by adults and children for at least ...

www.sportsknowhow.com/badminton/history/badminton-history.shtml

Mar 9, 2015 ... The modern history of badminton began in India with a game known as poona. Poona was a competitive sport that British Army officers learned ...

www.badmintonalberta.ca/page/1107/History-of-the-Game

History of the Game. Invented in India in a version called poona. British army officers learned the game about 1870. In 1873 the duke of Beaufort introduced the ...