Quiz on Badminton

1. Where are the headquarters of Badminton World Federation (BWF) located?

  1. Shanghai
  2. Kuala Lumpur
  3. Tokyo
  4. Copenhagen

2. Which of the following is NOT associated with badminton?

  1. Merdeka Cup
  2. Thomas Cup
  3. Uber Cup
  4. Sudirman Cup

3. Who of the following was the first Indian to win the All England Open Badminton Championship?

  1. Syed Modi
  2. Pullela Gopichand
  3. Dinesh Khanna
  4. Prakash Padukone

4. Who of the following is the first Indian to win an Olympic medal in badminton?

  1. P. Gopichand
  2. P.V. Sindhu
  3. Saina Nehwal
  4. Aparna Popat

5. In which year was badminton included as an official event in the Olympic Games?

  1. 1988
  2. 1992
  3. 1996
  4. 2000

6. Which country has won the most number of medals in badminton in Olympics?

  1. Indonesia
  2. China
  3. Japan
  4. South Korea

7. Which Indian city is associated with the origin of badminton?

  1. Poona
  2. Shimla
  3. Mussoorie
  4. Ootacamund

8. Which country has won the Thomas Cup most number of times since its introduction?

  1. Indonesia
  2. China
  3. Japan
  4. Denmark


9. In which year did Prakash Padukone win the All England Open Badminton Championship?

  1. 1975
  2. 1980
  3. 1985
  4. 1995

10. What is the score required to win a game in badminton?

  1. 15
  2. 21
  3. 25
  4. 27

11. How many feathers is a badminton shuttle required to have as per BWF rules?

  1. 8
  2. 12
  3. 16
  4. 20


12. Who of the following is the first Indian to win a gold at the BWF World Championships?

  1. Pullela Gopichand
  2. Kidambi Srikanth
  3. Saina Nehwal
  4. P.V. Sindhu


13. Which of the following is the oldest badminton tournament?

  1. Thomas Cup
  2. All England Open
  3. BWF World Championship
  4. Sudirman Cup

14. Which of the following badminton tournaments does not have any prize money associated with it?

  1. Thomas Cup
  2. Uber Cup
  3. Sudirman Cup
  4. Malaysian Open

15. Who of the following has won the National Badminton Championship Men's Singles title for the most number of times?

  1. Prakash Padukone
  2. Pullela Gopichand
  3. Syed Modi
  4. Nandu Natekar

16. Who of the following has won the National Badminton Championship Women's Singles title for the most number of times?

  1. Madhumita Bisht
  2. Aparna Popat
  3. Saina Nehwal
  4. Meena Shah

17. Who of the following badminton players was the first to be awarded the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award (formerly Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratns Award?

  1. Pullela Gopichand
  2. Saina Nehwal
  3. P.V. Sindhu
  4. Jwala Gutta

18. Who was the first badminton player to be awarded the Arjuna Award when they were introduced in 1961?

  1. Syed Modi
  2. Dinesh Khanna
  3. Nandu Natekar
  4. Deepak Saxena