• Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong, Kidambi Srikanth enter Syed Modi final

    Lucknow: Unseeded Malaysian men's pair Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong stayed on course for their first title in 2016 after pulling off the biggest upset in the semi-finals of Syed Modi International Badminton Championship by beating top seeds and world number four pair, Mathias Boe/Carsten Mogensen of Denmark 21-16, 21-18 on Saturday.Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong able to beat any men's pair if they show great stability in their games.

    Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong able to beat any men's pair if they show great stability in their games.

  • Daren Liew departs BAM on a low note

    Kuala Lumpur: Daren Liew who was once ranked World No. 10 and was once regarded as the best player to lead the Malaysian team after Lee Chong Wei retires, played his last match under the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) set-up on Wednesday when he lost to Thailand’s veteran player Boonsak Ponsana in the first round of the Malaysia Masters 10-21, 15-21 in 34 minutes.Wishing Daren Liew good luck in his new adventure!

    Wishing Daren Liew good luck in his new adventure!

  • Japan Open: Lee Chong Wei sets up 2nd round clash with Lin Dan

    Tokyo: Wednesday afternoon Lee Chong Wei survived a tougher than expected fight from Boonsak Ponsana of Thailand by a 10-21, 21-15, 21-16 score line to advance to the second round of Japan Open.Lee Chong Wei sets up a blockbuster 2nd round match against Lin Dan at Japan Open.

    Lee Chong Wei sets up a blockbuster 2nd round match against Lin Dan at Japan Open.

  • SEA Games: Indonesia beat Thailand 3-2 for men's team gold

    Singapore: Indonesia won their first badminton gold medal at the 2015 SEA Games through the men's team event on Friday, after the team defeated Thailand 3-2 in the men's team event final.The promising young Indonesian team won men's team gold at the SEA Games. (photo: PBSI)

    The promising young Indonesian team won men's team gold at the SEA Games. (photo: PBSI)

  • Boonsak out of World Champs due to injury

    Bangkok: Thailand's badminton ace Boonsak Ponsana has withdrawn from next week's world championships due to an ankle injury.

    The 32-year-old shuttler said he was recovering well from the injury but it was too soon for him to return to action at the world championships to be held in Copenhagen from Aug 25-31.Boonsak Ponsana is the latest player to pull out of World Championships in Copenhagen

    Boonsak Ponsana is the latest player to pull out of World Championships in Copenhagen

  • "Doubles" Delight for Malaysia

    Korea: Day one of Asian Badminton Championship (ABC) started with big upsets and tough losses. Big-name players such as top seed Boonsak Ponsana (Thailand), Nelson Heg Wei Keat (right) with former partner Teo Ee Yi. Nelson is now partnering Low Juan Shen.

    Nelson Heg Wei Keat (right) with former partner Teo Ee Yi. Nelson is now partnering Low Juan Shen.
    third seed Nguyen Tien Minh (Vietnam), fourth seed Kento Momota (Japan), fifth seed Hu Yun (Hong Kong) and eighth seed Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk (Thailand) all crashed out in the first round.

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