Malaysia’s Lee Chong Wei claimed his second men’s singles crown at the Badminton Asia Championships after beating home favourite Chen Long in the final in Wuhan, China.
Malaysia’s Lee Chong Wei advanced to the men’s final at the Badminton Asia Championships after defeating his rival Lin Dan of China in Wuhan today.
Japanese duo Kento Momota and Kenichi Tago have been removed from all Badminton World Federation (BWF) ranking lists following their respective suspensions for gambling at an illegal casino.
A repeat of the last two men's Olympic finals was confirmed after Lin Dan and Lee Chong Wei both progressed to the last four at the Badminton Asia Championships in Wuhan today.
Top seeds and home favourites Chen Long and Li Xuerui today booked their places in the quarter-finals of the respective men’s and women’s singles competitions at the Badminton Asia Championships in Wuhan in China.
Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi secured her place in the second round of the women’s singles competition at the Badminton Asia Championships in Wuhan after overcoming a spirited effort from world junior champion Goh Jin Wei of Malaysia.
Gregory Verpoorten has been re-elected President of Badminton Europe by acclamation at an Annual Delegates’ Meeting (ADM) in Podčetrtek in Slovenia.
Japan’s Kenta Kazuno and Ayane Kurihara saw their Rio 2016 Olympic hopes suffer a blow after they were eliminated in the first round of mixed doubles competition at the Badminton Asia Championships in Wuhan in China.
A maximum of four men’s and four women’s singles places for the badminton tournaments at Rio 2016 can be granted by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Tripartite Commission, including one to the host nation, the sport’s governing body has confirmed to its members.
Two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan beat fellow Chinese Chen Long in straight games to claim his sixth Badminton World Federation (BWF) China Masters title at the Changzhou Olympic Center.
Top seed Chen Long remains will face team-mate and number two seed Lin Dan in an all-Chinese men’s final at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) China Masters at the Changzhou Olympic Center.
Women’s singles top seed Li Xuerui’s continued her pursuit of glory on home soil as she comfortably progressed to the semi-finals of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) China Masters with a dominant victory over compatriot He Biingjiao in Changzhou.
London 2012 gold medallist Li Xuerui survived a scare before booking her spot in the quarter-finals of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) China Masters today.
Olympic champion Li Xuerui was in good form in front of her own fans as the Badminton World Federation (BWF) China Masters continued with the start of the women's singles today.
Reigning men's champion Wang Zhengming saw his Badminton World Federation (BWF) China Masters title defence ended on the very first day of this year's competition as he lost in the first round at the Changzhou Olympic Sports Center.