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Badminton Competitors


Sport Details

  • Badminton athlete hitting the shuttlecock
  • Female badminton players during a game of doubles
  • Badminton athlete hitting the shuttlecock

Considered the fastest competitive racket sport in the world, badminton demands speed, agility and precision from athletes. Extremely popular in Asia, tournament finals can often draw crowds over 15,000 spectators. The Commonwealth Games is one of few competitions that includes the mixed team event on the badminton program.

Badminton Medal Events

Men's Events Women's Events Mixed/Open Events
Single Single --
Doubles Doubles Mixed Doubles
-- -- Mixed Team Event

As of 30 September 2016