• Lee Chong Wei continues dominance on BWF rankings

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian superstar Lee Chong Wei has continued his domination on an unchanged top 7 in the latest world badminton rankings released by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) on Thursday.Lee Chong Wei still has the desire to win more badminton titles. (photo: AFP)

    Lee Chong Wei still has the desire to win more badminton titles. (photo: AFP)

  • Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan withdraw from Indian Open

    Kuala Lumpur: Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan have withdrawn from next week’s Indian Open. The badminton legends instead wanted to concentrate on their potential clash at the Malaysian Open that will be held in Kuching, Malaysia from April 4th to April 10th.Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan are the biggest box-office stars and most powerful figures in badminton. (photo: AFP)

    Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan are the biggest box-office stars and most powerful figures in badminton. (photo: AFP)

  • Lin Dan beats Shi Yuqi in Swiss Open final

    Basel: Top seed Lin Dan put on a masterclass as he exacted sweet revenge on second seed Shi Yuqi with a 21-12, 21-11 victory over his junior in the Swiss Open final. Shi had won their past encounter last week, beating Lin in the All England final 24-22, 21-11.Lin Dan(left) holds the Swiss Open trophy as he poses with Shi Yuqi. (photo: BWF)

    Lin Dan(left) holds the Swiss Open trophy as he poses with Shi Yuqi. (photo: BWF)

  • Lin Dan to play Shi Yuqi in Swiss Open final

    Basel: The 33-year-old two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan of China booked his place in the Swiss Open final with a comfortable 21-17, 21-17 win over Anthony Sinisuka Ginting of Indonesia at the St. Jakobshalle in Münchenstein on Saturday.Lin Dan ready for revenge mission against Shi Yuqi in Swiss Open final. (photo: AFP)

    Lin Dan ready for revenge mission against Shi Yuqi in Swiss Open final. (photo: AFP)

  • Lin Dan advances, Vivian Hoo/Woon Khe Wei exit Swiss Open

    Basel: The men’s singles No. 1 seed Lin Dan of China is back in the Swiss Open semi-finals on Friday, the tournament he had won in 2004 and 2008.

    Lin was struggling to move fluently against Ihsan Maulana Mustofa of Indonesia in the first set. The two-time Olympic champion had to rely on his experience to slowly claw his way back from 10-14 to surge ahead and took the first set 21-17. The second set was surprisingly one-sided with the Chinese star winning 21-14. Lin who also known as "Super Dan" will play another Indonesian player Anthony Sinisuka Ginting on Saturday.Lin Dan is on course to win his first international tournament of 2017 at Swiss Open. (photo: AFP)

    Lin Dan is on course to win his first international tournament of 2017 at Swiss Open. (photo: AFP)

  • Lin Dan, Vivian Hoo/Woon Khe Wei progress to Swiss Open quarters

    Basel: Men's singles top seed Lin Dan of China advanced to the quarter-finals of Swiss Open at the St. Jakobshalle in Münchenstein on Thursday.Lin Dan is the top favourite to win Swiss Open. (photo: AFP)

    Lin Dan is the top favourite to win Swiss Open. (photo: AFP)

  • Lin Dan, Vivian Hoo/Woon Khe Wei advance at BWF Swiss Open

    Basel: Two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan of China produced a vintage performance as he progressed to the third round of Swiss Open after a comfortable win over Koki Watanabe of Japan 21-13, 21-13 in the Swiss Open men's singles match on Wednesday.Lin Dan tries to find his way to return to competitive badminton. (photo: AFP)

    Lin Dan tries to find his way to return to competitive badminton. (photo: AFP)

  • Lin Dan ousted as Lee Chong Wei to play Shi Yuqi in All England final

    Birmingham: Badminton fans who have been anticipating for the 38th installment of Lee Chong Wei vs. Lin Dan will have to keep waiting because the two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan was knocked out of All England semi-finals by his teammate Shi on Saturday.Lee Chong Wei advances to the 2017 All England final. (photo: AFP)

    Lee Chong Wei advances to the 2017 All England final. (photo: AFP)

  • Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong exit, Lin Dan & Lee Chong Wei in All England semis

    Birmingham: Olympic men's doubles silver medalists Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong failed to get past the quarter-finals by going down to No. 6 seeds Li Junhui/Liu Yuchen of China 19-21, 21-17, 19-21 in 66 minutes on Friday.Lin Dan falls to his knees as he celebrates beating Viktor Axelsen in the 2017 All England quarter-finals. (photo: AFP)

    Lin Dan falls to his knees as he celebrates beating Viktor Axelsen in the 2017 All England quarter-finals. (photo: AFP)

  • Chen Long crashes out, Lee Chong Wei & Lin Dan advance to All England quarters

    Birmingham: Rio Olympic champion Chen Long is out of the 2017 All England after suffering a second-round loss to Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk of Thailand on Thursday. Chen who lost to Wang Tzu Wei of Taiwan at last week's German Open semi-finals, was knocked out by Saensomboonsuk 16-21, 19-21 in 50 minutes.After last's week's German Open semi-finals defeat, Chen Long makes another early exit at All England. (photo: AFP)

    After last's week's German Open semi-finals defeat, Chen Long makes another early exit at All England. (photo: AFP)

  • Lee Chong Wei, Lin Dan through to All England second round

    Birmingham: Lee Chong Wei made a winning return to competitive badminton on Wednesday after suffering a Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) on his left knee last month, thrilling his supporters at Barclaycard Arena as he beat France player Brice Leverdez 21-15, 21-12 to advance to the second round.Lee Chong Wei plays with some strapping on his left knee on Wednesday. (photo: AP)

    Lee Chong Wei plays with some strapping on his left knee on Wednesday. (photo: AP)

  • Lee Chong Wei,Lin Dan to start the 2017 All England on Wednesday

    Birmingham: Lee Chong Wei who tore the Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) on his left knee after a fall on a slippery badminton mat at the newly built Academy Badminton Malaysia last month, amazingly passed a second scan on the knee and was allowed to play at his 13th and may be his last All England event on Wednesday.Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan represent the "Golden Age" of badminton since mid 2000's. (photo: AP)

    Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan represent the "Golden Age" of badminton since mid 2000's. (photo: AP)

  • Lin Dan crashes out, Chan Peng Soon/Goh Liu Ying survive a thriller at German Open

    Mulheim an der Ruhr: Denmark's unseeded Emil Holst produced the performance of his life to send two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan crashing out of the German Open men's singles third round on Thursday.We hope Lin Dan will bounce back strong. (photo: AP)

    We hope Lin Dan will bounce back strong. (photo: AP)

  • Lin Dan, Chen Long advance to German Open 3rd round

    Mulheim an der Ruhr: Two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan and Rio Olympic champion Chen Long easily defeated their respective opponents to cruise into the men’s singles third round of the German Open on Wednesday.Lin Dan aims to win the German Open title. (photo: AP)

    Lin Dan aims to win the German Open title. (photo: AP)

  • Lin Dan, Chen Long depart for German Open

    Beijing: The team of China’s badminton players has left for the 2017 German Open that will be held in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany from Feb 28th to March 5th.Lin Dan departs on Saturday for 2017 German Open. (photo: OSsports)

    Lin Dan departs on Saturday for 2017 German Open. (photo: OSsports)

  • Lin Dan: Young Chinese players face pressure to deliver

    Lingshui: In a Chinese national team internal practice match that was held in Lingshui few days ago, current World No. 5 and two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan lost to World No. 6 Tian Houwei 21-17, 9-21, 21-23 in 77 minutes.Lin Dan trains hard at the Chinese national training camp.

    Lin Dan trains hard at the Chinese national training camp.

  • Lee Chong Wei named top seed at All England, could meet Chen Long in semis

    Kuala Lumpur: Badminton World Federation (BWF) has announced full list of seeds for the 2017 All England tournament that will be held at the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham, England from March 7-12.Lee Chong Wei is being wise to rehab his injury and not rush back.

    Lee Chong Wei is being wise to rehab his injury and not rush back.

  • Lin Dan, Xie Xingfang celebrate 100 days of their baby

    Beijing: On Sunday, two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan and his wife Xie Xingfang celebrated the 100 day mark of their baby boy, with family and friends.Lin Dan, Xie Xingfang, and their baby take picture with family and friends.

    Lin Dan, Xie Xingfang, and their baby take picture with family and friends.

  • Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan to play at the 2017 All-England

    Birmingham: Badminton fans around the world could be set for perhaps one the last few encounters between two badminton legends - Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan, going head to head at the YONEX All England that will be held from March 7-12.It may be unrealistic, but badminton fans sure hope to see Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan keep playing until the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. (photo: AP)

    It may be unrealistic, but badminton fans sure hope to see Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan keep playing until the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. (photo: AP)

  • As Roger Federer wins 18th Grand Slam Titles, Lin Dan looks for his 20th

    Beijing: The 35-year-old Swiss tennis maestro Roger Federer who won his 18th Grand Slam title at the Australian Open by beating Rafael Nadal in a thrilling five-setter on Sunday has instilled some extra motivation for two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan.Roger Federer (top) and Lin Dan are the greatest tennis player and badminton player of all time. (photo: AP)

    Roger Federer (top) and Lin Dan are the greatest tennis player and badminton player of all time. (photo: AP)

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