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…

All England 2017

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…


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…

All England 2017

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…


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…


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…


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…


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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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.

All England 2016

Nehwal backed to find her groove in Birmingham

World No. 2 Saina Nehwal “looks sharp and fit” ahead of her welcome returns to competitive action in next week’s YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships.


Gao Ling – the greatest Olympic badminton champion

As the China Open begins in Fuzhou, we take a look at legendary player Gao Ling from China.

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Watch the world’s best on the road to Rio

The world’s best players will return to the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships in 2016 as the race to qualify for the Rio Olympics intensifies.

All England 2015

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.

Canada Open 2015

Golden success for All England champions

YONEX All England champions, Mathias Boe and Carsten Mogensen, claim European Games gold medal in Baku.

All England 2015

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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Frost to revive Malaysian badminton

YONEX All England legend Morten Frost has been named as the national technical director for the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM), and will join them in March.

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YONEX All England stars prepare for NBL clashes

When the National Badminton League (NBL) kicks off next month it will begin the countdown to the 2015 YONEX All England Championships.

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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.


Chong Wei’s seven-year hitch

Lee Chong Wei’s quest for the world title ended in another shattering disappointment in Copenhagen yesterday at the seventh attempt.


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…

All England 2014

Lin Dan returns to winning ways

He’s back! Five-times Yonex All England Open champion Lin Dan has won his first Superseries title since his 2012 triumph in Birmingham. The 30-year-old Chinese former…

Australian Open 2014

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

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…

LCW 2014 fans

Polii: We are fully prepared for All England challenge

Reunited Indonesian womens doubles pair Greysia Polii and Nitya Krishinda Maheswari  insist they are fully prepared to meet the All England expectations placed on them. The world…

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All England legend set for new type of #allaction

As an All England legend, it seems only fitting that in the week of the 2014 Championships, two time champion Jung Jae Sung has become a…

Jung Jae Sung

Chong Wei gives the green light to compete in Birmingham

Malaysia’s leading English language newspaper, The Star, are reporting that World no. 1 Lee Chong Wei is “all systems go” to compete at the Yonex All…

All England 2013

Festival of Badminton in Birmingham

As an added bonus, the Yonex All England Badminton Championships will play host to the finals of the Birmingham Festival of  Badminton on Friday 7th March…

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Indonesians hungry for All England hat trick

Reigning Yonex All England Open mixed doubles champions, Tontowi Ahmad and Liliyana Natsir head to Birmingham wanting to make sure 3 is a magic number again…

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Counting down to the All England

With just under a week to go until the Yonex All England Open Championships at the National Indoor Arena in Birmingham, there is still time for…

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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…


I’m back to my best: Saina Nehwal

World no. 7 Saina Nehwal insists she is back to her best and her confidence boosted as she gears up for the Yonex All England Open…

Saina Nehwal

Langridge and Mills chase revenge at Yonex German Open

England’s top badminton players go into their final warm-up event before the Yonex All England Open Championships when they head for Mulheim this week for the…


Coach warns top seed he won’t have it all his own Wei at the All England

The coach of two time All England champion Lee Chong Wei has warned the Malaysian top seed he won’t get an easy passage in his quest…

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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…


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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Chris Adcock seeded in two events at Yonex All England Open Championships

England’s Chris Adcock has been seeded in both his events at next month’s 104th Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships at the National Indoor Arena (NIA)…

Hong Kong 2013

The big names are back for the Yonex All England Open Championships

The Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships have once again attracted an impressive entry list to reflect the tournament’s status as one of the five Premier…

All England 2013