World’s best players hail YONEX All England success as a dream come true

As the world’s most prestigious badminton tournament, the YONEX All England attracts players from all corners of the planet, all itching to see their names inscribed…

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World number one ranking latest honour for YONEX All England champions Gideon and Sukamuljo

Victory for Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo at last week’s YONEX All England Open saw the realisation of their lifetime dreams, and further joy…

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A video review of YONEX All England 2017

Another YONEX All England Open is done and dusted, with bigger crowds flocking to Birmingham’s Barclaycard Arena than ever before. Celebrating its 107th anniversary, this year’s…

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History made as curtains fall on the 2017 YONEX All England

So that’s it, another remarkable YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships draw to a close, and for the first time since 1999, names from five different…

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Lee Chong Wei vows to be back after lifting fourth YONEX All England title

Many had billed this year’s YONEX All England Open as Lee Chong Wei’s last, but the world number one vowed to be back in 2018 after…

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Shi Yuqi topples Lin Dan to eliminate reigning champion in YONEX All England last four

He was the last reigning champion still standing but Lin Dan’s title defence came to a remarkable end as he was defeated in straight games in…

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Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan move one step closer to YONEX All England final

A Lin Dan versus Lee Chong Wei final looks increasingly likely after both took a giant stride towards the men’s singles trophy with last eight successes.…

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Adcocks hail home crowd as they reach YONEX All England semi-finals in remarkable fashion

English favourites Chris and Gabby Adcock gave the bumper home crowd plenty to smile about as they came from behind to defeat the reigning Olympic champions…

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Lin Dan last reigning champion standing on another day of upsets at YONEX All England

Men’s singles title holder Lin Dan enters Friday’s quarter-final stage as the only reigning YONEX All England champion left standing following another day of shock defeats…

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Stunning victory for Saensomboonsuk over double YONEX All England champion Chen

Thai sensation Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk is determined to take his YONEX All England campaign one game at a time despite pulling off a stunning victory over two-time…

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Nehwal and Sindhu ensure Indian success in YONEX All England second round

India’s golden girls Saina Nehwal and P.V Sindhu made light work of their second round clashes as both progressed through to the YONEX All England quarter-finals…

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Leverdez ready for Lee Chong Wei challenge as YONEX All England gets underway

Brice Leverdez may have eased through the qualifying rounds as the YONEX All England got underway on Tuesday, but a bigger challenge lies in wait for…

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Langridge relishing home support at the YONEX All England

Rio 2016 bronze medallist Chris Langridge is relishing the chance to play in front of a home crowd again at next week’s YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships in Birmingham.

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All England 2017: A look at mixed doubles

There is less than a week to go until the 107th YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships get underway, and excitement has reached fever pitch after…

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All England 2017: A look at men’s singles

Less than two weeks remain until the 107th YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships get underway, and excitement has reached fever pitch after the draw was announced on Valentine’s Day.

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Rising Stars: How will they fare at All England 2017?

The two-week countdown to the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships is well and truly underway, and for the sport’s rising stars, it poses the perfect opportunity to continue their climb up the world ranking ladder.

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All England 2017: A look at women’s singles

Less than two weeks remain until the 107th YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships get underway, and excitement has reached fever pitch after the draw was announced on Valentine’s Day.

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Leverdez in line for another shot at Lee Chong Wei

After his shock win at the YONEX Denmark Open, Brice Leverdez is in line for another shot at the world number one, Lee Chong Wei – this time in the first round of the YONEX All England.

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Zwiebler spellbound by the All England magic

German number one Marc Zweibler says the YONEX All England is a magical experience – and he cannot wait to enjoy it again in two weeks time.

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All England 2017: A look at women’s doubles

Just three weeks remain until the 107th YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships get underway, and excitement has reached fever pitch after the draw was announced on Valentine’s Day.

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World number ones’ ready to lead Malaysian charge

Rio 2016 Olympic silver medalists Goh V Shem and Tan Wee Kiong insist they are mentally prepared for a YONEX All England title challenge despite increased expectations in Malaysia

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Boon Heong wants Setiawan partnership to ‘freshen up’ badminton

New Indo-Malaysian badminton partnership of Tan Boon Heong and Hendra Setiawan looks to become only the second multi-national pairing to win the men’s doubles title in the history of the YONEX All England.

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All England 2017: A look at men’s doubles

Just three weeks remain until the 107th YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships get underway, and excitement has reached fever pitch after the draw was announced…

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Zhang Nan to make it an Olympic-sized Tuesday in Birmingham

Reigning Olympic champion Zhang Nan to tackle men’s doubles qualifying round at next month’s YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships in Birmingham.

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Draw published for 2017 YONEX All England

The draw for next month’s YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships has been revealed and it throws up some intriguing opening round fixtures for some of the sport’s biggest names

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Nehwal appointed to IOC Athletes Commission

Indian badminton superstar  Saina Nehwal has been appointed to the IOC Athletes’ Commission following a personal invite from IOC President, Thomas Bach.  Nehwal’s appointment was confirmed…

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Five things we learnt from the Korean Open

As the badminton world waves a fond goodbye to a legend, we take a look at five things we learnt from Korea this week. After all the…

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Five things we learnt from the YONEX Japan Open

From the party-spoiling performance of Pedersen and Rytter-Juhl to China’s new era, we take a look at five things we learnt from Japan this week. As the…

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P.V Sindhu’s journey from Olympic hopeful to silver stardom

In just two weeks, P.V. Sindhu has gone from Olympic hopeful to global badminton superstar after her stunning silver medal in the women’s singles in Rio.…

Olympic Games 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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Could Lee Chong Wei be back in Birmingham after quashing retirement rumours?

Three-time YONEX All England champion Lee Chong Wei has quashed rumours of an immediate retirement after Rio 2016 by confirming he intends to play on until the 2017 World Championships.

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Tickets on general sale for YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships

Tickets go on general sale to watch the world’s best at the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships.

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VIDEOS: 2016 YONEX All England – Championship winning points

Enjoy all these ‘winning points’ and celebrations as 2016 YONEX All England champions are crowned on Finals Day.

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‘Miracle’ win writes new page for Russian badminton

Russia’s Ivan Sozonov and Vladimir Ivanov describe their 2016 YONEX All England men’s double title win as “a miracle” and celebrate with a Haka-inspired celebratory dance on court.

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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…

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VIDEO: Lin Dan’s winning point

Here is the moment Chinese superstar Lin Dan became a 6-time YONEX All England champion. Enjoy his match-point and when he gets his hands on the…

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YONEX All England 2016: Lin Dan wins sixth title as Russia create history

Lin Dan of China became only the fourth player to win the men’s singles title six times when he beat compatriot Tian Houwei at the YONEX…

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Video: Semi-finals action & reaction

Watch this awesome video review of the 2016 YONEX All England semi-finals including action, reaction and a 53 shot rally on matchpoint!

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In-form Malaysians rue missed opportunities

Malaysia’s Wee Kiong Tan was left scratching his head after he and his men’s doubles partner V Shem Goh failed to repeat the week’s brilliant form…

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Dream becomes reality for delighted Danes

Joachim Fischer Nielsen and Christinna Pedersen used to watch the YONEX All England  from their homes in Denmark, dreaming of one day playing in the final.…

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Praveen: “We want to repay Indonesian support”

Praveen Jordan will be looking to make the whole of Indonesia proud when he and his doubles partner Debby Susanto take part in the YONEX All…

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YONEX All England 2016 – a look back at the quarter finals

The YONEX All England 2016 is fast closing in on the business end of the tournament with the world’s best players competing for places in tomorrow’s…

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Pedersen warns Adcock support will fire up Danes

Christinna Pedersen has warned partisan home support for the Adcocks will only serve to fire up Joachim Fischer Nielsen during tomorrow’s YONEX All England semi-final.

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Surprise and delight for Endo and Hayakawa

Japanese men’s doubles pair Hiroyuki Endo and Kenichi Hayakawa surprised by their own performance after beating second seeds Fu Haifeng and Zhang Nan to reach YONEX All England semi final.

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Lin Dan and Jorgensen ready to renew rivalries

Lin Dan will ‘bring everything’ according to Jan O Jorgensen as the quarter final rivals exchange mutual appreciation through the world’s media .

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YONEX All England 2016: a look back at day one

After 40 qualifying matches, we look back at the opening day of the 2016 YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships and pick out the best bits.

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Player Insight at the YONEX All England

England player Kate Robertshaw gives us a sneak peak at how a day can look when you have a late night match at the YONEX All England…

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Live Stream: Syed Modi Int’l Badminton Championships – Finals Day.

Watch official live stream of Finals Day at the Syed Modi International Badminton Championships (Grand Prix Gold) and get an idea of player form ahead the YONEX All England Open in March.

LIVE STREAMING – Victor Korea Final

Watch the official BWF live stream of the Victor Korea Open Final – live from Seoul, Korea. The action features China’s men’s no 1 and this…

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Chen Long adds yet another title to collection

YONEX All England champion Chen Long added yet another title to his collection with victory at the Yonex Open Chinese Taipei on Sunday.

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Chong Wei keeps up winning ways

Former world number one, Lee Chong Wei, stormed to another title victory as he won the Yonex Canada Open.

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VIDEO ON DEMAND – QUARTER FINALS

Watch a full re-run of 5 Quarter Finals from yesterday’s draw at the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships, from the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham. Video…

Pick of the round one clashes for YONEX All England 2015

Tuesday 3 March will see the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships 2015 kick-off with around 50 qualifying matches to enjoy. This determines who progresses to the main draw…Here are our top 6 picks for round one clashes not to be missed!

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YONEX All England excitement takes over Twitter

The #WorldsBest badminton players, including the reigning World Champion, have turned to Twitter to share their excitement about competing at next week’s YONEX All England Open…

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The year China shook the All England

We take a look back to 1982 when Chinese players entered the All England Open Badminton Championships for the first time.

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Europeans shine on world stage

The Ballerup Super Arena showcased the next generation of stars at the weekend, as Europe left their mark at the BWF World Championships.

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Chong Wei wants elusive world title

Lee Chong Wei, the three-time YONEX All England men’s singles champion, will start his bid for an elusive first world title when he tackles the Li-Ning…

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Glasgow 2014 stars target Yonex All England

England’s Chris and Gabby Adcock will lead the golden challenge at the Yonex All England Open Championships in Birmingham’s National Indoor Arena in March. But the…

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Malaysia seeded top for Commonwealth Games mixed team event

Defending champions Malaysia are top seeds for the badminton mixed team event at the Commonwealth Games, with England ranked second and India seeded third for the…

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All England champions named BWF Players of the Year

Reigning All England champion Lee Chong Wei joined 2012 winner Xuerui Li in being crowned 2013 Players of the Year at a BWF Awards Ceremony ahead…

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All England stars set for Delhi

The Li-Ning BWF Thomas & Uber Cup Finals get underway on Sunday in New Delhi, India, and the world’s best shuttlers will be in action at…

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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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Five-time All England champion Lin Dan back to winning ways

Five-time All England champion Lin Dan is straight back to winning ways in his first appearance after an eight-month absence from international badminton. The Chinese superstar,…

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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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All England ‘dream comes true’ for former finalist’s son

The son of 1986 All England runner up Misbun Sidek made his own All England debut at the 2014 Championships and Misbun Ramdan Mohmed Misbun has…

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Presentations mark 20 years of Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships at NIA

Twenty years of the Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships were marked at the NIA (National Indoor Arena) in Birmingham last week, as BADMINTON England and…

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“It felt like I was playing in Malaysia” says 2014 champion Chong Wei

2014 Yonex All England Open champion Lee Chong Wei has praised the support of the large, loud Malaysian contingent who cheered him on to victory and…

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All England semi final ambitions for Thai star

After rising the ranks to a career high 12th in the world during 2013, Thailand’s Nichaon Jindapon has high hopes of a semi final spot at…

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India’s Sindhu eyes a big All England campaign

World Championship bronze medallist P.V. Sindhu hopes to maintain her season’s excellent form as she sets her sights on the Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships.…

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Malaysia pair say “time is right” to win All England

Malaysia badminton doubles specialist Lim Khim Wah believes the time is right for him and partner Goh V Shem to win the Yonex All England Open…

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Get involved in Shuttle Time at the Yonex All England Open

Badminton is one of the most popular sports in the world. In many developing nations there is strong interest in playing badminton but less access to…

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Luck of the draw deserts Adcock

Chris Adcock is on course to face the world’s best in the form of Olympic mixed doubles champions and the world men’s doubles champions after the…

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BADMINTON England members exclusive tickets for Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships

BADMINTON England is pleased to announce that the most prestigious badminton championships in the world returns for its 104th year, following another magnificent display of high…

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Yonex All England Open 2014 Dates Released

BADMINTON England today confirmed the dates for the 2014 Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships as taking place on 4-9 March 2014. The Championships are still one of the…

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The only successful defence

Tontowi Ahmad and Lilyana Natsir became the only players to make a successful defence of a title at an Yonex All England Open championships full of surprises…

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Lee Chong Wei beaten by a new rival

World number one Lee Chong Wei, who deferred retirement after his narrow Olympic defeat to make further attempts on the major titles, found himself brilliantly denied…

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Baun conjures magical finish to her career

Tine Baun became the oldest Yonex All England Open women’s singles winner of the  open era when she overcame the youngest singles finalist, Ratchanok Intanon, in…

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China springs a new surprise

China sprung yet another surprise when they won the men’s doubles title back with a brand new pair. This is the remarkable Liu Xiaolong and Qiu…

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Yu makes a happy return

Yu Yang must feel she made the right decision not to stick to her knee-jerk reaction of retirement after being disqualified from the London Olympics. She…

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Zhao on course for another big double

Zhao Yunlei, a 26-year-old from Hubei province, has a chance of becoming the first player in seven years to win two Yonex All England titles, having…

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Lee atonement carries him into semis

Lee Chong Wei moved to within two wins of regaining the men’s singles title at the Yonex All England Open , but was so disappointed with…

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Lee bounces back from his scare

World number one Lee Chong Wei bounced back from his first day scare to re-impose a challenge for the All England Open title and to confirm…

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Interview: Lee Chong Wei secures a Quarter Final place

We spoke to Lee Chong Wei as he came off court from defeating China’s Wang Zhengming 21-17, 21-19. Lee will be back tomorrow to play in…

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Tough day for home hopes on day of shocks at Yonex All England Open Championships

Chris Adcock and Gabby White suffered double disappointment at the end of day two at the Yonex All England Open Championships at the National Indoor Arena…

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“Lucky” Lee makes amazing escape

World number one Lee Chong Wei experienced one of the most nerve-jangling survivals of his career with a mixture of luck and skill which saved him…

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EXCLUSIVE: Taufik Hidayat’s last Yonex All England Open

We say goodbye and thank you to a legend and a professional badminton player. He is runner up of the 1999 & 2000 Yonex All England…

All England 2013

Olympic champion falls at the first hurdle

Li Xuerui, the Olympic and All England champion, suffered one of the most extraordinary defeats in the history of the game when she was beaten in…

All England 2013

White through to main draw in two events at Yonex All England Open Championships

Chris Adcock and Gabby White are through to tomorrow’s main draw of the mixed doubles at the Yonex All England Open Championships at the National Indoor…

All England 2013

Last challenge to China by Baun

Tine Baun, the only woman in the past ten years to deny China an All England singles title, will finish a landmark career this week at…

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Lee Chong Wei moves into a new age

The World’s best and unluckiest player returns to the scene of some of his greatest triumphs at the All-England Open in Birmingham’s National Indoor Arena this…

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EXCLUSIVE: Viktor Axelsen talks to BADMINTON England ahead of the Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships

Check out the exclusive interview with the Danish men’s singles player Viktor Axelsen taken at the University of Birmingham earlier today, where he was in full preparation…

Poul-Erik Høyer formally nominated as President for BWF

Poul-Erik Høyer, Yonex All England Open Champion, today announced that he has been formally nominated for the position as President for BWF. Poul-Erik Høyer said: It…

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Adcock and Ellis to face former champions in Yonex All England opener

CHRIS ADCOCK and Andy Ellis will have to be at their brilliant best when they start their men’s doubles challenge at the Yonex All England Open…

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Adcock and Ellis get ready to rock

ENGLAND’S men’s doubles stars Chris Adcock and Andy Ellis will be the most dangerous floaters in the draw after the rankings for the Yonex All England Open…

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BADMINTON England salute the incomparable Eddy Choong

BADMINTON England today paid their tribute to one the sport’s great players Datuk Eddy Choong, who died yesterday in Penang, Malaysia, aged 82. Eddy and his elder brother…

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Chong Wei Focuses On the Yonex All England Title

Lee Chong Wei is in unstoppable form, as he emerges as the Malaysian Open 2013 Champion. The World Number 1 walked over hopeful 8th seed Sony…

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Start of a New Year, Start of The Super Series Premier Circuit

Start of a New Year, Start of The Super Series Premier Circuit and the Korean tournament is the first of the five Super Series Premier events on…

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Saina Nehwals focus is on the Yonex All England

World number 3, Saina Nehwal, achieved a bronze medal during the Olympics with help from Indian’s much focused coach, Pullela Gopichand, who now has sharp sights…

Saina Nehwals focus is on the All England

Olympic 2012 Badminton Final Round 2?

The controversy surrounding badminton within the Olympics, only momentarily added a negative atmosphere around the sport. The ultimate sporting climax for a large percentage of the…

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Trial of line-call technology in badminton

The Badminton World Federation (BWF) made the announcement this week that they are willing to go ahead with the trial of line-call technology in badminton at…

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