Badminton World Federation (BWF) secretary general Thomas Lund believes the upcoming cluster of tournaments in Bangkok can serve as a blueprint for staging events amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Badminton World Federation (BWF) has handed a life ban to a representative of a sports brand for his role in match fixing, while separately eight Indonesian players have received sanctions for breaching rules related to match fixing, match manipulation and betting.
Claims by Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal that players fitness is being compromised ahead of three Badminton World Federation (BWF) events in Thailand, with physiotherapists and trainers needing a special appointment to visit players for treatment have been denied by the International Federation.
World number one doubles pair Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo have withdrawn from three upcoming Badminton World Federation (BWF) tournaments in Thailand after the latter player tested positive for COVID-19.
Honorary Badminton World Federation (BWF) life vice-president Sir Craig Reedie has praised the role of Walther Tröger in helping the sport gain a place at the Olympic Games following the German official's death last week.
Badminton world champion Kento Momota has tested positive for COVID-19, prompting the Japanese team to withdraw from two Badminton World Federation (BWF) World Tour events in Thailand this month.
Malaysian mixed doubles badminton duo Chan Peng Soon and Goh Liu Ying have reunited with coach Chin Eei Hui prior to this year's postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
China has withdrawn from this month's Badminton World Federation (BWF) Yonex Thailand Open and Toyota Thailand Open after a surge of COVID-19 cases in the host country.
World number one Kento Momota has built momentum for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics by winning the men's singles title at Japan's National Badminton Championships.
Kento Momota, the world's top ranked badminton player, resumed his preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics by competing in his first tournament for almost a year, following a serious road traffic accident.
Doubles player Nikita Khakimov has been suspended for five years by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) for match-fixing and betting offences.
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) has announced that a new shuttlecock for the outdoor version of the sport will soon be on the market.
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) has announced its tournament calendar for the first half of 2021, as well as the procedure for reopening the world rankings and rearranging qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Badminton star PV Sindhu has received approval from the Sports Authority of India (SAI) for a physio and fitness trainer to accompany her for three tournaments in January, as the world champion appears poised to step up preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Four-time African women's singles badminton champion Kate Foo Kune will miss next year's postponed Olympic Games in Tokyo after she was given a two-year doping ban by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).