Bangkok: As rumors swirl around the Thailand badminton community upon some unconfirmed reports, a high profile badminton star from Thailand had failed a drug test conducted after the completion of the 2016 Asian Badminton Championships in China last April.
Bangkok: China, the team that beat Malaysia in the quarter-finals, and Japan in the semi-finals, proved too much for Korea as the defending champions clinched Asia Junior mixed team championships title with the 3-1 final win on Tuesday.
New Delhi: The 2014 Commonwealth Games men's singles champion Parupalli Kashyap of India said India's World No. 5 women's shuttler Saina Nehwal is the country's best bet to clinch a meal at the Rio Olympics.
El Monte: Who would have thought Carsten Mogensen could play competitive badminton again after undergoing a brain surgery to treat ruptured aneurysm in his brain in February. Even more amazing, who would have thought Mogensen and his men's doubles partner Mathias Boe could make a comeback and win a men's doubles title again?
El Monte: Mathias Boe and Carsten Mogensen of Denmark reached their first final since Carsten Mogensen collapsed in Kazan after suffering a life threatening illness with a ruptured brain aortic aneurysm in February.