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Malaysian pairs fail to reach Malaysia Masters finals

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 17 January 2015
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Kuching: With one fell rather easily and another failed to come back from one set down, two Malaysian pairs of mixed doubles pair Chan Peng Soon/Lai Pei Jing and men's doubles pair Tan Wee Kiong/Goh V Shem exited Malaysia Masters on Saturday and helped set another low point in Malaysian badminton.

Chan Peng Soon/Lai Pei Jing were no match for the top seeds Joachim Fischer Nilsen/Christinna Pedersen of Denmark in mixed doubles semi-final, they were shut down by the Denmark pair 10-21, 7-21 in just 32 minutes.Goh V Shem (black shirt, right), Tan Wee Kiong shaking hands with their Taiwanese opponents at the end of the match

 

Badminton England awarded Equality Standard for Sport

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 16 January 2015
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England: Badminton England is delighted to announce that we have achieved the Intermediate level of the Equality Standard for Sport.

The Equality Standard for Sport was launched by the UK Sports Councils in 2004 to help address the inequalities that exist within the sport sector. The Standard provides a framework for sports organisations to guide them towards achieving equality in all areas, from playing and officiating to coaching and volunteering. Badminton England along with many other organisations achieved the first 2 levels of the Standard in 2006 and 2008.Badminton England deserves the Equality Standard for Sport award.

 

Malaysia Masters: Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong,Chan Peng Soon/Lai Pei Jing only Malaysian left

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 16 January 2015
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Kuching: There were quite a few Malaysian shuttlers that took the courts at Malaysia Masters on Friday, but in the end, only Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong and Chan Peng Soon/Lai Pei Jing blasted their way into Malaysia Masters' semifinals at the Stadium Perpaduan, Kuching.Both Tan Wee Kiong (left) and Goh V Shem have some sort of injuries on them, hope they could do well in Malaysia Masters

 

Saina Nehwal, Carolina Marin to play Syed Modi GP

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 15 January 2015
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Lucknow: Defending champion Saina Nehwal and current world champion Carolina Marin of Spain have confirmed their participation in the Syed Modi International Badminton Championship scheduled to start on January 20.

India's Nehwal is the top seed, Marin is the second seed and Sindhu is the third seen in the women's draw.Saina Nehwal and Carolina Marin are tournament favorites at the Syed Modi GP

 

Morten Frost ready to lead Malaysian badminton

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 15 January 2015
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Kuching: While preparing to provide commentary at the ongoing Malaysian Masters in Kuching, Malaysia, Morten Frost provided some insight into his future plan for Malaysian badminton, when he is set to take over as the technical director of the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) in March.Morten Frost is currently working as a TV commentator for coverage of badminton

 

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