Both reigning Olympic singles champions threw away leads as they exited at the semi-final stage of the Badminton World Federation Fuzhou China Open today.
Akane Yamaguchi of Japan and Chen Long of China won the women's and men's respective finals at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) French Open in Paris.
Kento Momota of Japan lost to Chen Long of China in the semi-finals of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) French Open to knock the top seed out of the competition.
In-form Momota seeking to earn historic first men's singles gold for Japan at BWF World Championships
Denmark's Viktor Axelsen will start the defence of his Badminton World Federation world title in Nanjing tomorrow against a field that contains the Chinese player who is seeking a record sixth world title, Lin Dan, and a man who could make history for Japan, Kento Momota.
China battled from behind to beat Japan today and claim a first Badminton World Federation (BWF) Thomas Cup title since 2012 in Bangkok.
China's Lin Dan and Chen Long, South Korea's Son Wan-ho and home hope Lee Chong Wei were all dumped out of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Malaysia Masters at the first-round stage today in Bukit Jalil.
China's Chen Long will face Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia in a repeat of the gold medal match at last year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after the two players were drawn together at the Badminton World Federation World Superseries Finals in Dubai.
Favourite Tai Tzu-ying of Chinese Taipei will meet second seeded Indian PV Sindhu in the women's singles final at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Hong Kong Open tomorrow.
Olympic champion Chen Long delighted the home crowd by winning a tightly fought men’s singles final at the Badminton World Federation China Open.
Olympic champion Chen Long will play world champion Viktor Axelsen in the men's final at the Badminton World Federation China Open after both won their semi-final clashes today.
Reigning Olympic champion Chen Long of China was knocked out of the Badminton World Federation French Open in the second round today.
China’s Chen Long will be bidding for a third consecutive global crown at the Badminton World Federation World Championships in Glasgow, where action is due to begin tomorrow.
Olympic champion Chen Long of China has moved to within one win of claiming his first Badminton World Federation Superseries title of the year after reaching the Australian Open final with a three-game victory over South Korea’s Lee Hyun Il.
Olympic champion Chen Long inspired his team to victory over India as China set up a semi-final clash with Japan at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Sudirman Cup in Gold Coast.
Reigning Olympic men’s singles champion Chen Long has been given the only wildcard entry slot for the Badminton World Championships being held this year in Glasgow.