Kuala Lumpur: The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) unveiled a special "operations task force" to help Malaysian badminton superstar Lee Chong Wei to achieve his dream of winning the World Championships in Glasgow, Scotland, from August 21st to August 27th.
Lingshui: In a Chinese national team internal practice match that was held in Lingshui few days ago, current World No. 5 and two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan lost to World No. 6 Tian Houwei 21-17, 9-21, 21-23 in 77 minutes.
Lubin: World No. 23 Line Kjaersfeldt ensured the Denmark retained their 16th European Mixed Team Badminton Championships title with a straight sets victory over Evgeniya Kosetskaya in the decisive women's singles match to seal a 3-0 final victory over Russia on Sunday.
Ho Chi Minh: Japan won the first inaugural Badminton Asia Mixed Team Championships on Sunday when Kenta Nishimoto carved out a heroic effort to beat Jeon Hyeok Jin in the men's singles match to complete a stunning 3-0 win over Korea at the Nguyen Du Gymnasium, Ho Chi Minh City.