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Bao Chunlai seals China's victory over S.Korea

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 24 August 2007
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DOHA - World No.5 Bao Chunlai won the final set with two straight games in badminton men's team to lift China defeat defending South Korea at the 15th Doha Asian Games.

World champion Lin Dan seemed used up after a heart-stirring battle against Indonesian Olympic champion Taufik Hidayat on Monday. The loss to world championships semifinalist Lee Hyun Il ended his three-game winning streak in Doha.

 

Stay clear of bookies, shuttlers told (pic)

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 24 August 2007
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KUALA LUMPUR: Bad performances and match-fixing. The link exits in football but has it got to badminton as well? 

In the recent World Championships, Malaysia saw some uncharacteristically poor performances from their shuttlers and only the veteran men’s doubles pair of Choong Tan Fook-Lee Wan Wah finished with a medal – a bronze.

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Datuk Mohd Nadzmi Mohd Salleh
 

 

Mew Choo now ranked among top 10 in world badminton

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 24 August 2007
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysian women’s singles player Wong Mew Choo has nudged her way into the top 10 in the world badminton rankings.
 

Anup Sridhar's Triumph Over Pain (pic)

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 24 August 2007
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By Jaydip Sengupta, Staff Writer

If you saw the tall and elegant Anup Sridhar waltzing around the courts in Kuala Lumpur, you wouldn’t believe the biggest success story of this year’s Badminton World Championships was actually playing with a career-threatening foot injury.

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Big scalp: Sridhar celebrates his win against Hashim in the third round.

 

Rexy furious with mercenary attitude (pic)

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 22 August 2007
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IT’S a worrying trend when players play beyond themselves in tournaments carrying attractive prize money and yet go out with a whimper in events when the pride of the nation is at stake like the just ended World Championships.

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REXY MAINAKY, Malaysia's men's doubles coach