There's something about...Badminton
- the game also known as Poona was founded in the mid-18th century by British officers stationed in India. Why the name? No one knows for sure. The Danish produced some of the best players but the sport is now dominated by the Chinese, South Koreans and the Indonesians. There's something about it.
image: Badminton player, photographed
for Life Magazine in 1939. Demonstrating the power of flannel trousers.
image: Playing the game in the pitch dark - source unknown