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Pruitt tore up his knee playing badminton, and Spittler, having previously left the Air Force, was forced to step down from the California Air National Guard 20 years ago because of his own injuries.
At the World Dwarf Games, Hai won medals in badminton and basketball.
Ohtani’s mother was a national-level badminton player in high school.
So, instead of these high-impact sports, the doctor suggests that parents get their kids involved in non-contact extracurriculars like swimming, track and field, volleyball, basketball, baseball, badminton and tennis.
Last month, during the BWF World Championships, P.V. Sindhu and Nozomi Okuhara trade 73 - not a typo! - shots in a rally that lasted over a minute and 10 seconds, which is a loooong time on a badminton court.
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.
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Origin and Etymology of badminton
First Known Use: 1863See Words from the same year
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