In which Summer Olympics badminton was included?

Which Olympic Games badminton included?

Badminton history was made at the 1972 Munich Olympic Games when for the first time it was included as a Demonstration Sport. The demonstration event was held on 4 September on two courts in a volleyball hall, over 3000 spectators enjoyed the action on the single day it was played.

What Olympics is badminton a part of summer or winter?

The Summer and Winter Olympic Games organized by the International Olympic Committee occur every four years.

Sports in the Summer Olympics.

Sport Years
Athletics All
Badminton Since 1992
Baseball 1992–2008
Basketball Since 1936

Which shuttlecock is used in Tokyo Olympics?

YONEX AEROSENSA shuttlecocks are the official shuttlecock for the world’s leading international tournaments.

How many badminton Olympic games are there?

Badminton had its debut as official event on the 1992 Summer Olympics and has been contested in eight Olympiads. 74 different nations have appeared in the Olympic badminton competitions, with 19 appearing all seven times.

Badminton at the Summer Olympics
Governing body BWF
Events 5 (men: 2; women: 2; mixed: 1)

Who is the father of badminton?

Prakash Padukone (born 10 June 1955) is a former Indian badminton player. He was ranked World No. 1 in 1980; the same year he became the first Indian to win the All England Open Badminton Championships.

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Prakash Padukone
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Handedness Right
Men’s singles
Highest ranking 1 (1980)