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Ball Badminton

"No shuttlecock, no problem."
Ball Badminton
Ball Badminton is a racquet sport played with a yellow woolen ball.
Overview
Players volley a ball over a net that divides a rectangular court. If the ball hits the ground or lands out of bounds, points are scored. The player(s) with the most points win.
Goal of Ball Badminton
To win more games than the opponent(s) and as a result, win the match.
Rules of Ball Badminton
Play starts with a below the waist service to the opposite side of the court. The opposing player(s) must return the shuttlecock before it hits the ground. The first player(s) to reach 29 points wins the match. The player(s) who win best of three games, wins the match.
History of Ball Badminton
The earliest forms of badminton were played in ancient Greece and Egypt, with variations of the sport continuously played until modern times. Ball badminton was first played by commoners in mid-19th century India, because of the high cost of shuttlecocks. It's popularity quickly spread throughout the subcontinent, on par with versions of the game played with shuttlecocks Today ball badminton is a fixture in the Indian sporting scene, with participation totaling in the millions.
Ball Badminton Equipment
Ball
Net
Racquet
Ball Badminton Safety
When playing pairs, one must use caution to avoid stepping into a teammates' backswing.
Ball Badminton Training
Players use aerobic training to increase stamina, agility, strength and speed. Drills are also done to develop good motor coordination and racquet skills.
Ball Badminton Terminology
Racquet - a type of bat with a round or oval frame strung with catgut, nylon, etc
States with Active Ball Badminton Listings
Darker states have more active listings.
States with active Ball Badminton listings
The 5 Most Recently Added Ball Badminton Listings
Tapioca Express Inc
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August 24, 2012 at 11:00am
Cornerstone Church
Listed by Cornerstone Church
August 24, 2012 at 11:00am
Tenniszentrum Silvretta Nova
Listed by Tenniszentrum Silvretta Nova
August 19, 2012 at 11:00am
Tennis & Squash Center Sihltal AG
Listed by Tennis & Squash Center Sihltal AG
August 19, 2012 at 11:00am
All American Events & Tours
Listed by All American Events & Tours
August 17, 2012 at 11:00am
Citations
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ball_badminton
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Pronounced: bawl bad-min-tn
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