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BASHMINTON Essentially badminton without the net, this Bashminton set comes with two lightweight paddles and a birdie.
Pickleball is a racquet sport that combines elements of tennis, badminton and table tennis.
Johnson has said previously Jeffries will continue to teach and coach girls badminton.
Medalists from Miami-County were: Badminton: Men’s Doubles: 70‐74: 3.
A former insurance salesman and church music director, Warren plays golf and pickleball once a week and badminton twice a week.
Still, anyone who attended any Raiders-Chargers game in San Diego knows a Dec. 31 Raiders-Chargers game in Los Angeles is not going to be a backyard badminton tournament.
An Elmhurst resident, Izatt coached badminton at Zion-Benton in the late '70s and early '80s before leaving the academic world for business.
Mixed doubles badminton was added for the 1996 Games, and for tennis in 2012.
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Origin and Etymology of badminton
First Known Use: 1863See Words from the same year
BADMINTON Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of badminton for English Language Learners
: a game in which a light feathered object (called a shuttlecock) is hit over a net by players using light rackets
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