Latest Badminton News and Articles

Two seeds withdraw from World Badminton Championships

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News Published: 21 September 2006
Posted by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 774
Women's singles No. 6 seed Yao Jie of the Netherlands and the fifth seed of men's doubles Chan Chongming from Malaysia have pulled out of the ongoing World Badminton Championships.

Yao, who beat Yu Hirayama, Japan, 21-16, 21-11 in the first round on Monday, said she withdrew from the competition in fear of injury recurrence.

"I felt not good about my right calf after the game of Monday. It was injured before. If I continue to play, it would compound the injury," she said.

Chan has flew back to Malaysia on hearing his father died of cancer on Tuesday, his coach disclosed.

(source: Xinhua)

  • No comments found

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

YouTube

Replays: Sudirman Cup 2015

2015 Sudirman Cup badminton video

Watch Replays

Related Badminton News

  • Recent News
  • Popular
China rout Japan 3-0 in final to win 10th Sudirman Cup

Dongguan: The stadium rumbled! China made the Sudirman Cup f

Saina Nehwal seeded No.2 for Australian Open Super Series

Sydney: Indian shuttler and defending champion Saina Nehwal

Saina Nehwal receives Rs.25 Lakh from India's Sports Ministry

New Delhi: India's sports ministry presented a cash award of

Lin Dan joins torch relay for 2014 Youth Olympics

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

The love story of Derek Wong and Vanessa Neo

By Cheryl Tay The love story of Singapore badminton players

Carolina Marin Receives Sport Merit Royal Order

Madrid: The winner of 2014 BWF Badminton World Championships

Recommended badminton news for you