Latest Badminton News and Articles

It's normal to send shuttlers home early, says BAM

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News Published: 10 August 2013
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 243

 IT is a normal practice for the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) to make early flight bookings for some of their players. And it has nothing to do with the national body’s lack of confidence in their players.

 
BAM secretary Ng Chin Chai said it was their standard operating procedure. 
 
On Friday, a number of players were sent back home from the World Championships after they were ousted in their respective events in Guangzhou.
 
“Normally, we estimate and book flights for some players to go back early. If they win, we will then delay their flights to another date,” said Chin Chai. 
“This time some of them are going back earlier because they will leave for India next week for the India Badminton League (IBL).”
 
The shuttlers who left on Friday were Liew Daren, Chong Wei Feng, Tee Jing Yi, Vivian Hoo-Woon Khe Wei, Goh Liu Ying-Lim Yin Loo, Amelia Anscelly-Soong Fie Cho, Chan Peng Soon, Ong Jian Guo and Tan Aik Quan-Lai Pei Jing.
  • No comments found

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

Replays: Hong Kong Open 2014

2014 Hong Kong Open Badminton videos

Watch Replays

  • Recent News
  • Popular
Lin Dan pulls out of Hong Kong Open

Hong Kong: Lin Dan arrived in Hong Kong on Monday, a day bef

Axiata Cup: Malaysia beat Vietnam 3-1

Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia got off to a flying start when they d

Macau GPG: Woon Khe Wei-Vivian Hoo into quarters

Macau: Reigning Commonwealth Games women's doubles champion

Lin Dan joins torch relay for 2014 Youth Olympics

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

Carolina Marin Receives Sport Merit Royal Order

Madrid: The winner of 2014 BWF Badminton World Championships

Video: Badminton is the most "dangerous" sport on earth

Hanoi: Thanks to the quick work of a match referee, no-one w

Recommended Videos

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