2020 Smashcats Badminton Open

Date: March 21st, 2020

Venue: South Gym, Student Recreation Center (1400 E. 6th Street, Tucson, AZ 85721


Registration Deadline: March 16th, Monday at 11:59 pm.

Late entries will NOT be accepted.

Events: Men's/Women's Singles, Doubles, and Mixed Doubles.

Fee per player: Registration fee includes shuttles and lunch.

1 Event: $25        2 Events: $30         3 Events $35 

Payment can be made using cash (on the day of the tournament).
To pay online using Zelle, please send the money to email: chinmay_mes@yahoo.com.

To pay online using Venmo, please send the money to @Chinmai-Basavaraj

We will be following the ABCD Drop Flight format of play. If you have any question about

the ABCD format or the tournament in general, please feel free to contact  Chinmai Basavaraj at uazbadminton@gmail.com.

We are giving away trophies to winners and runners of all divisions.

Light refreshments, snacks, and lunch will be provided on the day of the tournament.

Game Rules:

  • All games will be played for 3 sets of 21 points.

  • At 20-20, the side which gains a two-point lead first wins the game.

  • At 29-29, the side scoring the 30th point wins the game.

  • The side winning a game serves first in the next game.

  • A two-minute break between each game is allowed.

  • When the leading score reaches 11 points, players may take a 60-second break if needed. 


NOTE: The tournament director holds the right to change game format depending on time constraints.

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