Kuala Lumpur: World No. 1 Lee Chong Wei has become a symbol of strength, perseverance, and willpower in the sport of badminton for more than a decade. His success in the sport of badminton has attracted the attention of moviemakers in Malaysia.
Malacca: World No. 1 men's singles Lee Chong Wei was awarded the Darjah Cemerlang Seri Melaka (DCSM) award which carries the title 'Datuk Wira' during the 78th birthday of Tun Datuk Seri Utama Dr. Mohd Khalil bin Yaakob, the governor of the Malaysian state of Melacca on Saturday.
Hyderabad: Despite rising fame after his women's singles player P.V. Sindhu became the first Indian woman shuttler to win an Olympics silver medal on August 19, Pullela Gopichand remained humble and continued to inspire the development of badminton in India.
Taipei: Malaysia's Daren Liew couldn't close it out after leading in both first and second set at the Taiwan Masters Grand Prix Badminton Championship finals at the Hsing Chuang Gymnasium in Taipei on Sunday.
Taipei: 29-year-old Daren Liew gave one of his greatest performance of his professional career in the semifinals of Chinese Taipei Masters, fighting hard to deny No. 5 seed Lin Yu Hsien of Taiwan with 11-9, 6-11, 11-3, 12-10 on Saturday.