NSW COMBINED HIGH SCHOOLS SPORTS ASSOCIATION

NORTH WESTERN METROPOLITAN

 HIGH SCHOOLS SPORTS ASSOCIATION

 

 

BADMINTON (updated June 2017)

 

Competitions are played in three (3) Divisions

-       Open 1st, Open 2nd, and Under 15 Divisions.

 

Games are to be played on a standard Badminton court using approved racquets and feathered shuttles.

Teams are to consist of 4 players and 2 Reserves.

 

  • A Match will be 4 Singles games and 2 Doubles games. 
  • Each Game will be decided as a Best of 1 set. 
  • Each Set will be decided by the first to 21 points, provided that where the score is 20 all, the winning margin must be two points and where the score reaches 29 all, the 30th point wins the set.
  • Players change ends after 11 points in the each set.

 

Determining the Winner

The Match winner in each Division will be the team which has scored the most Game wins. 

If the Game score is 3 all, then the winner will be the team which has won the most points across all games.

If total points are equal:

  • The Match will be declared a draw
  • In Semi-finals – the highest placed team will progress to the Grand Final
  • In Grand Finals – teams will be declared joint premiers.

 

Games are to be played under the normal rules for Badminton.  For a full description of the Rules see: http://www.bwfbadminton.org/file_download.aspx?id=41509