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Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open 2014 – Day 5: Crafty Tai Befuddles Liu

Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open 2014 – Day 5: Crafty Tai Befuddles Liu

Tai Tzu Ying’s artistry lit up semi-finals day at the Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open, with the Chinese Taipei player dismantling Liu Xin’s challenge today. 

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Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open 2014 – Day 4: Okuhara Outguns Yamaguchi

Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open 2014 – Day 4: Okuhara Outguns Yamaguchi

Nozomi Okuhara’s extraordinary run at the Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open continued as she made the Women’s Singles semi-finals, with compatriot Akane Yamaguchi becoming her latest victim. 

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Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open 2014 – Day 3: Wang Shixian, Yihan Crash Out

Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open 2014 – Day 3: Wang Shixian, Yihan Crash Out

Japan enjoyed good returns on a day of big upsets at the Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open today.

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Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open 2014 – Day 2: Kidambi Prevails in Clash of Champions

Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open 2014 – Day 2: Kidambi Prevails in Clash of Champions

The clash of two recent champions in the opening round today set the stage for an exciting week at the Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open.

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Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open 2014 – Preview: Last Shot for Dubai Hopefuls

Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open 2014 – Preview: Last Shot for Dubai Hopefuls

The much-travelled World Superseries caravan makes its final stop for 2014 at the Hong Kong Coliseum, with more than just the title at stake for many players.

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Thaihot China Open 2014 – Day 6: Kidambi, Nehwal Make History for India

Thaihot China Open 2014 – Day 6: Kidambi, Nehwal Make History for India

The badminton equivalent of an earthquake shook the Thaihot China Open with rank underdog Srikanth Kidambi outplaying Lin Dan in the final today.

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Thaihot China Open 2014 – Day 5: Kidambi in Maiden World Superseries Final

Thaihot China Open 2014 – Day 5: Kidambi in Maiden World Superseries Final

A fantasy came true for Srikanth Kidambi as he made the Men’s Singles final against Lin Dan at the Thaihot China Open today.

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Thaihot China Open 2014 – Day 4: Defending Champs Ahmad/Natsir Run Adrift

Thaihot China Open 2014 – Day 4: Defending Champs Ahmad/Natsir Run Adrift

Juniors Zheng Si Wei and Cheng Qingchen continued to storm through the draw at their home Thaihot China Open, scalping defending champions Tontowi Ahmad and Liliyana Natsir today.

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Badminton ‘Worlds’ Going to Glasgow in 2017

Badminton ‘Worlds’ Going to Glasgow in 2017

The BWF World Championships 2017 will be held in Glasgow, Scotland, following a decision by the Badminton World Federation earlier today in Lima, Peru.

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Gold Coast Wins Sudirman Cup 2017

Gold Coast Wins Sudirman Cup 2017

The Badminton World Federation tonight awarded the BWF Sudirman Cup 2017 to the Gold Coast in Australia – extending the event to a third continent for the first time in its 25-year history.

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Thaihot China Open 2014 – Day 3: Wang Shixian Crumbles To Yamaguchi

Thaihot China Open 2014 – Day 3: Wang Shixian Crumbles To Yamaguchi

China suffered twin blows in singles today with the defeat of local hopes Chen Long and Wang Shixian in the Thaihot China Open.

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World Juniors Signing on Meetings Sidelines

World Juniors Signing on Meetings Sidelines

Peru was yesterday confirmed as host of next year’s BWF World Junior Championships, with a brief signing ceremony between the Badminton World Federation and the Peruvian Badminton Federation.

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Thaihot China Open 2014 – Day 2: Fuchs/Schoettler Power Past Boe/Mogensen

Thaihot China Open 2014 – Day 2: Fuchs/Schoettler Power Past Boe/Mogensen

Just over a fortnight after they won the French Open, Denmark’s Mathias Boe and Carsten Mogensen crashed out in the first round of the Thaihot China Open today. 

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Thaihot China Open 2014 – Day 1: Gurusaidutt Scrambles Into Main Draw

Thaihot China Open 2014 – Day 1: Gurusaidutt Scrambles Into Main Draw

It will be an awkward morning tomorrow, RMV Gurusaidutt conceded, after earning the right to play the first round of the Thaihot China Open.

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BWF ‘Provisionally Suspends’ Lee Chong Wei

BWF ‘Provisionally Suspends’ Lee Chong Wei

Malaysian player, Lee Chong Wei, has been provisionally suspended by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) due to an apparent anti-doping regulation violation.

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