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Badminton Equipment and History

   

Equipment

   

History

Court

The area of play, as defined by the outer boundary lines.

Net

The net is made of fine cord, dark in colour and of an even thickness, with a mesh.

Posts

The posts are used to hold the net in place.

Racket

The instrument used by players to hit the shuttlecock.

Shuttlecock

A piece of cork covered in goat skin with 16 goose feathers attached to one end. It can be made from natural or synthetic materials.