Olympic champions among high-profile Chinese players to retire

Reigning world champions and London 2012 gold medallists Tian Qing and Zhao Yunlei are among five high-profile Chinese players to officially retire from international badminton today.…

All England 2016

China will be back stronger says Li Yongbo

Li Yongbo, head coach of the Chinese badminton team, insists the nation’s next generation of badminton stars will be back stronger in the wake of their…

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YONEX All England Badminton 2016: the week in review

We take a look back at another successful staging of the sport’s oldest event at the Barclaycard Arena. It was a tournament full of surprises and…

All England 2016

China retain Uber Cup with victory over Japan

China successfully retained the Uber Cup team crown in New Delhi after beating Japan in the gold medal match today. The Chinese squad, featuring no fewer…

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Mixed fortunes for All England stars at Asian Championships

Five-time All England champion Lin Dan took top honours at the 2014 Asian Badminton Championships but reigning women’s singles champion Shixian Wang missed out in her…

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Singles superstars set up All England finals repeat in India

Fast forward 27 days for a repeat of All England finals.  The mens and womens singles draws at the Yonex Sunrise India Open Superseries have played…

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Champion praises concert like atmosphere at the All England

2014 All England women’s singles champion Wang Shixian has praised the lively atmosphere of All England Open arena saying it feels just like a music concert.…

Shixian Wang 2014 Champion