• Kidambi Srikanth, Lu Kai/Cai Yun lift Swiss Open

    Basel: With four out of five events went down to the wire, Sunday's Swiss Open finals could go down as one of the most exciting finals in Swiss Open history.

    World No. 4 Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth, who created a major upset in the 2014 China Open Super Series Premier by beating five-time World champion and two-time Olympic gold medalist Lin Dan, showed nerves of steel on Sunday to prevail over his Danish opponent Viktor Alexson who ranked sixth in the world, winning 21-15, 12-21, 21-14 in the thrilling summit clash of the USD 120,000 event as the contest lasted 47 minutes.Goh V Shem (pink shirt left)/Tan Wee Kiong put up a good fight before beaten by Cai Yun (blue shirt left)/Lu Kai at Swiss Open final

    Goh V Shem (pink shirt left)/Tan Wee Kiong put up a good fight before beaten by Cai Yun (blue shirt left)/Lu Kai at Swiss Open final

  • Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong, Kidambi Srikanth in Swiss Open finals

    Basel: As Malaysia's sole representatives in the men's doubles, Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong were pushed hard by Indonesian pair Gideon Markus Fernaldi/Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo before booking the Swiss Open final berths on Sunday.Kidambi Srikanth beats Jayaram to reach Swiss Open final (photo: Swiss Badminton Open)

    Kidambi Srikanth beats Jayaram to reach Swiss Open final (photo: Swiss Badminton Open)

  • Swiss Open: Tan Wee Kiong/Goh V Shem, Kidambi Srikanth in semis

    Basel: Malaysia's men’s doubles shuttlers Goh V Shem and Tan Wee Kiong have cruised to the 2015 Swiss Open semi-finals after defeating Japan's Takuto Inoue/Yuki Kaneko 23-21, 21-18 at the quarter-finals of Swiss Open on Friday.Hope that Goh V Shem and Tan Wee Kiong can pull through at the Swiss Open

    Hope that Goh V Shem and Tan Wee Kiong can pull through at the Swiss Open

  • Swiss Open: Amelia A. Anscelly/Soong Fie Cho, Tan Wee Kiong/Goh V Shem in quarters

    Basel: The reigning 2015 Indian Masters GPG women's doubles champions Amelia Alicia Anscelly/Soong Fie Cho collected a hard-fought 21-16, 18-21, 21-16 triumph over Johanna Goliszewski/Carla Nelte of Germany in the third round of Swiss Open on Thursday.Amelia Alicia Anscelly/Soong Fie Cho continue to mature and get better

    Amelia Alicia Anscelly/Soong Fie Cho continue to mature and get better

  • Swiss Open: Daren Liew exits after wasting 4 match points

    Basel: Facing Anand Pawar of India in the second round of Swiss Open, Malaysian shuttler Daren Liew took an early lead as he broke the 16th seed to win the first set at 21-13.Daren Liew had a golden opportunity to win his second round match at Swiss Open and he just utterly failed. (photo: Badminton Swiss Open)

    Daren Liew had a golden opportunity to win his second round match at Swiss Open and he just utterly failed. (photo: Badminton Swiss Open)

  • Malaysian pairs fail to reach Malaysia Masters finals

    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

    Goh V Shem (black shirt, right), Tan Wee Kiong shaking hands with their Taiwanese opponents at the end of the match

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

    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

    Both Tan Wee Kiong (left) and Goh V Shem have some sort of injuries on them, hope they could do well in Malaysia Masters

  • Day 1: Yonex Sunrise Malaysia Masters 2015

    Kuching: There are a lot of ways to get a player disqualified from a badminton tournament, Thailand's women's singles Nitchaon Jindapon was made ineligible for the Yonex Sunrise Malaysia Masters 2015 when her was entered incorrectly as Nitchaon Jindapol instead of Nitchaon Jindapon.Wish Chong Wei Feng (left) and Daren Liew good luck at the Malaysia Masters

    Wish Chong Wei Feng (left) and Daren Liew good luck at the Malaysia Masters

  • Happy New Year! Reliving the top 10 greatest moments of Malaysian badminton from 2014

    Kuala Lumpur: 2014 may not have been a stellar year for Malaysian badminton, but hey, it's all depends on how you look at it. BadmintonPlanet.com have put together a list of top 10 best moments of Malaysian badminton in 2014, thank you for reading and hope you enjoy the list.

    BadmintonPlanet.com's top 10 greatest moments of Malaysian badminton from 2014 in chronological order.Reliving the top 10 greatest moments of Malaysian badminton from 2014

    Reliving the top 10 greatest moments of Malaysian badminton from 2014

  • Mak Hee Chun/Tan Bin Shen sends Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong packing in National GP semis

    Kuala Terengganu: The reigning Sabah Open champion Mak Hee Chun-Tan Bin Shen pulled off a stunning, 24-22,13-21,21-13 upset win over tournament favorite Commonwealth Games champion Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong in an intense battle at the semi-final of National GP finals, Kuala Terengganu on Monday.Mak Hee Chun, Tan Bin Shen:Hang in there, keep fcous, play your best and see what happens

    Mak Hee Chun, Tan Bin Shen:Hang in there, keep fcous, play your best and see what happens

    Mak-Tan will clash with Malaysia's national backup shuttlers Tan Wee Gieen-Teo Ee Yi for the National GP Finals title.

  • Goh V Shem returns from knee injury

    Kuala Lumpur: After sitting out for two months due to knee injury, Malaysia's men's doubles ace Goh V Shem has returned to training and could make his long-awaited comeback as early as January 2015.Wish Goh V Shem (left) and Tan Wee Kiong a successful 2015

    Wish Goh V Shem (left) and Tan Wee Kiong a successful 2015


  • Goh V Shem out remainder of season

    Kuala Lumpur: Top men's doubles pair Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong of Malaysia suffered a setback in their hope of scoring some much needed qualification points for the 2016 Rio Olympics, when The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) have made the news official on Monday that Goh V Shem will miss the rest of the season due to knee injury.Wish Goh V Shem (second left) a speedy recovery

    Wish Goh V Shem (second left) a speedy recovery


  • Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong withdraws from Bitburger Open

    Kuala Lumpur: Reigning Commonwealth Games men's doubles champions Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong have decided to skip the Bitburger Open badminton championships that will kick off in Saarbrucken, Germany on Tuesday.Goh V Shem (left) and Tan Wee Kiong are trying hard to qualified for Rio Olympics

    Goh V Shem (left) and Tan Wee Kiong are trying hard to qualified for Rio Olympics

  • Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong falter, Tommy Sugiarto advance at French Open

    Paris: Malaysian pair Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong's hope of winning the French Open men’s doubles title took a hit on Friday with a 21-19,18-21, 14-21 loss to Lee Sheng Mu-Tsai Chia Hsin of Chinese Taipei in the quarter finals of the French Open.Tan Wee Kiong (left) - Goh V Shem suffer French Open exit on Friday

    Tan Wee Kiong (left) - Goh V Shem suffer French Open exit on Friday

  • Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong upset Fu Haifeng-Zhang Nan at French Open

    Paris: Wednesday was a day of surprises at the French Open. Unseeded Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong of Malaysia who battled through qualifying rounds to make the main draw, sent the reigning Denmark Open champions and sixth seed Fu Haifeng-Zhang Nan of China packing 21-19 9-21 21-19 in 48 minutes. Meanwhile, men's doubles top seed Mathias Boe and Carsten Mogensen managed to power past Fun Haifeng's longtime partner Cai Yun and his new partner Lu Kai 25-23 21-17.Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong and Fu Haifeng Zhang Nan are warming up before the match

    Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong and Fu Haifeng Zhang Nan are warming up before the match

  • Vivian Hoo-Woon Khe Wei settle for bronze, Goh-Tan advance to semis

    Incheon: A fighting Vivian Hoo-Woon Khe Wei went down to their Japanese rivals Ayaka Takahashi-Misaki Matsutomo 21-16, 21-17 in the women's doubles badminton semi-finals to settle for their maiden bronze medal at the Incheon Asian Games on Friday. Congratulations to Vivian Hoo (right) and Woon Khe Wei for winning the Asian Games women's doubles bronze medal

    Congratulations to Vivian Hoo (right) and Woon Khe Wei for winning the Asian Games women's doubles bronze medal


  • Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong in quarters

    Incheon: The reigning Commonwealth Games champions Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong survived a second round fright on Thursday by outlasting Thailand’s Patiphat Chalardchalaem-Wannawat Ampunsuwan 21-19, 15-21, 21-15 in 44 minutes.Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong (right) face a tough test in the quarter-finals

    Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong (right) face a tough test in the quarter-finals


  • Asian Games: Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong reach second round

    Incheon: On Wednesday, unseeded Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong of Malaysia staved off world No. 6 Lee Sheng-mu-Tsai Chia-hsin of Taiwan in a thrilling three-set match at the first round of Asian Games men's doubles event.Goh V Shem (left) and Tan Wee Kiong in action

    Goh V Shem (left) and Tan Wee Kiong in action

  • World Champs Day 3: Disappointing end to Goh V Shem/Lim Khim Wah

    Copenhagen: On Wednesday, Goh V Shem-Lim Khim Wah marked the end of their partnership with a loss, after awarded their opponents a walkover citing back injury V Shem suffered during the match.

    The Malaysia pair already found themselves in trouble early in the first set as they were struggling to response to the relentless pace and chaos created by Taiwan’s Lee Sheng-mu-Tsai Chia-hsin. The Malaysian pair eventually went down with 11-21 at the Bellarup Super Arena.Sad end to Goh V Shem-Lim Khim Wah's partnership

    Sad end to Goh V Shem-Lim Khim Wah's partnership


  • Malaysia's new triple "doubles" confirmed

    Kuala Lumpur: National doubles coach Pang Cheh Chang has finally acknowledged that there will be some reshuffling in the men's doubles department after the World Championship.Malaysia's new big three men's doubles: Wee Kiong - V Shem (top left), Boon Heong-Thien How (top right), Yao Han- Khim Wah (bottom)

    Malaysia's new big three men's doubles: Wee Kiong - V Shem (top left), Boon Heong-Thien How (top right), Yao Han- Khim Wah (bottom)

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