Latest Badminton News and Articles

Lin through but two sets of champions bow out

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News
Published: 17 August 2007
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 2028

By Dave Thompson

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - China's Lin Dan kept the flag flying for titleholders on a tumultuous quarter-finals day at the world badminton championships of Friday.

Image
China's Lin Dan clinches his fist after winning his men's singles quarter final match against India's Anup Sridhar during World Badminton Championships in Kuala Lumpur August 17, 2007.

 
Read More Comment (0) Hits: 2028

Malaysia badminton fans braced again

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News
Published: 17 August 2007
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 788
 By Dave Thompson

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysian badminton fans, yearning for a first world title in 30 years, were braced again on Friday for another topsy-turvy night at the Putra Stadium.

After Thursday's extraordinary evening, those of a nervous disposition should beware.

Men's singles second seed Lee Chong Wei was supposed to ease into the quarters in front of an adoring crowd. Instead, he was hustled swiftly out by ninth-seeded Indonesian Sony Dwi Kuncoro.

Then, a near-miracle.

 
 

Head coach: badminton worlds lose meaning for China

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News
Published: 17 August 2007
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 980
After exits of big names Taufik Hidayat, Lee Chong Wei, Jens Eriksen/Martin Lundgaard Hansen and Anthony Clark/Robert Blair, China's head Li Yongbo said: "The world badminton championships has lost its meaning for China."
 

Singapore's Susilo downs Chinese star at badminton World's

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News
Published: 17 August 2007
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 594

Singapore's Ronald Susilo dumped third seed Chen Jin from the badminton world championships on Thursday, and immediately warned the formidable Chinese shuttlers against complacency.

Susilo, who has a reputation for defeating Chinese stars, downed Chen, who is ranked No.3 in the world, 21-19, 21-14 in a powerful performance to secure a spot in the quarter-finals.

Image
Singapore's Ronald Susilo reacts after defeating China's Chen Jin during their men's singles match at the World Badminton Championships in Kuala Lumpur. Susilo won 21-19, 21-14.
 

 

Big sister Zhang Ning still has the fire in her belly

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News
Published: 16 August 2007
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 853

ZHANG Ning is the “big sister” of the Chinese national badminton team who continues to excel despite her age. 

And the steely determination not to finish second best is driving the 32-year-old shuttler on to fulfil her goal to retain the Olympic women's singles title on home soil in Beijing next year.

 

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

Replays: French Open 2014

playbutton-2014-square-french-open

Watch Replays

Related Badminton News

  • Recent News
  • Popular
Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong falter, Tommy Sugiarto advance at French Open

Paris: Malaysian pair Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong's hope of win

BAM, it's time to put together a stronger team around Chong Wei

To Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM):While the existin

Chou Tien Chen vs Wang Zhengming in French Open men's final

Paris: Chinese Taipei's unseeded Chou Tien Chen, who stunned

Carolina Marin Receives Sport Merit Royal Order

Madrid: The winner of 2014 BWF Badminton World Championships

Lin Dan joins torch relay for 2014 Youth Olympics

Nanjing: Two times Olympic gold medalist Lin Dan was one of

The love story of Derek Wong and Vanessa Neo

By Cheryl Tay The love story of Singapore badminton players

Recommended Videos

  • 2014 Korea Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Indonesia Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Malaysia Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 World Superseries Finals - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Japan Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Denmark Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Singapore Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 India Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 India Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 All England - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Hong Kong Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 World Championships - Badminton Videos
Previous Next