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Poul-Erik Hoyer Larsen: We should make badminton more entertaining

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 11 January 2015
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By Ami Afriatni

Jakarta: The good old days on court are long gone for Denmark’s badminton great Poul-Erik Hoyer Larsen. However, he ensures his presence is still felt in world badminton after his election as Badminton World Federation president in May 2013.

During his two-day visit to Jakarta, the 1996 Olympic gold medalist joined members of the Olympic Council of Asia to inspect Indonesia’s 2018 Asian Games preparation. Hoyer Larsen also attended the Djarum Superliga press conference and shared memories with his Indonesian counterparts, including Hariyanto Arbi.Badminton World Federation president Poul-Erik Hoyer Larsen is encouraged by Indonesian fans’ passion for the game, especially as the fight begins to keep the sport in the Olympic Games. (Photo: PBSI)

 

He Guoquan replaces Zhou Kejian as BJSS head coach

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 11 January 2015
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Kuala Lumpur: After the resignation of four Bukit Jalil Sports School (BJSS) coaches – Zhou Kejian, Chong Kien Ling, Poh Chai Boon and Chin Tze Seong – from the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) in one week, BAM has appointed Lin Dan's junior coach He Guoquan as the head coach of BJSS on Friday.He Guoquan is Lin Dan's junior coach

 

Muar City BC hold off Klang United BC for seventh straight win

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 11 January 2015
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Kuala Lumpur: Muar City continued their hot streak by finishing 16-6 against Klang United BC on Sunday.
Women's singles player Tai Tzu Ying of Muar City used only 16 minutes to roll past Yap Rui Chen 11-4, 11-7, 11-4 in the first match against Klang United BC.The Muar City BC Team Roster (Photo: Muar City's FB)

 

Zhao Jianhua will coach Ampang Jaya BC at Purple League

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 10 January 2015
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Kuala Lumpur: One of the "four badminton kings" of the 1980s - Zhao Jianhua of China, will make his Purple League coaching debut on Jan 31st.Can't believe Zhao Jianhua is almost 50 years old

 

Scotland’s Kirsty Gilmour is ready for 2016 Rio Olympics

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 10 January 2015
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Kirsty Gilmour admits 2015 will be a big year as she sets her sights on qualification for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Scotland’s highest-ranked badminton singles player has her sights firmly set on the start of the year-long Olympic qualifying race in May, and Bothwell ace Gilmour is keen to get started following her Christmas break.Kristy Gilmour is a Scottish professional badminton player

 

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