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Badminton to discuss scoring change

Updated: May 20, 2014, 3:34 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW DELHI -- The Badminton World Federation will discuss alternatives to its scoring system at a forum Friday on the sidelines of the Thomas and Uber Cup tournaments.

The BWF issued a statement Tuesday saying it hopes to add to the "intensity and excitement" as well as reduce the length of time for matches by amending the existing format, which is best-of-three games to 21 points.

The federation has asked for feedback on three systems being considered: two games of 21 points with ...

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