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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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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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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Jorgensen one step closer to second successive title as Hong Kong Open reaches semi-final stage

Jan O Jorgensen is one step closer to clinching his second title in succession after qualifying for the semi-finals of the Yonex Sunrise Hong Kong Open.

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Chen’s fine form continues with Thaihot China Open semi-final berth

World number two Chen has qualified for the semi-finals in Fuzhou, his first competition since the Olympic Games.

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Nehwal makes long-awaited return at Thaihot China Open

Saina Nehwal and Chen Long will make their first appearances on the badminton court since the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Thaihot China Open.

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Lee Chong Wei and Viktor Axelsen looking for improved performances at YONEX French Open

Lee Chong Wei and Viktor Axelsen will look to bounce back from their YONEX Denmark Open disappointment at the YONEX French Open this week.

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Carolina Marin dedicates gold as P.V. Sindhu achieves India’s best ever Olympic result

Carolina Marin believes her first Olympic gold medal could be crucial to Spanish badminton after securing victory over P.V.Sindhu.

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Sindhu and Marin set up Rio 2016 showdown

India’s Pusarla Sindhu and Carolina Marin of Spain will meet in the women’s singles final at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after winning their semi-finals.

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Mixed doubles bronze for Zhang and Zhao in Rio

Zhang Nan and Zhao Yunlei defeated teammates Xu Chen and Ma Jin 21-7 21-11 to take mixed doubles bronze at Rio 2016

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Chong Wei in impressive form as Olympic badminton competition begins at Rio 2016

Some of the world’s biggest names were in action on Thursday as the badminton competition got underway at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

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Lin Dan set for Olympic title defence as Rio 2016 draw announced

Olympic champion Lin Dan now knows who he will initially face at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games as he looks to kickstart his bid for a third successive title in Rio.

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Great Danes backed to cause a stir as Lin Dan goes in search of more gold

Viktor Axelsen and Jan O Jorgensen backed to cause likes of Lin Dan, Chen Long and Lee Chong Wei problems at Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

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Elite players chase Rio points at Indonesia Open

The world’s best players will be chasing vital points for the Rio Olympics at the 2016 Indonesia Open.

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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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“The best birthday of my life” – Okuhara

Nozomi Okuhara celebrated her 21st birthday in world class style today as she won her first YONEX All England title.

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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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YONEX All England 2016: Lin Dan bids for sixth title as top seeds ousted

China’s Lin Dan, regarded as the finest player the sport has ever seen, will bid for a sixth YONEX All-England Championship men’s singles titles after the…

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VIDEO ROUND UP: QUARTER FINAL ACTION & REACTION

Catch up on a select few key moments from Day 4 at the 2016 YONEX All England as the world’s best players competed for semi-final spots.…

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YONEX All England 2016: Lin Dan keeps sixth title bid firmly on track

Lin Dan, China’s five-time champion, advanced to the YONEX All England Championships semi-finals after coming through a match where he shifted through the gears with sublime…

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Marin nearing ‘best form’ as last 8 beckons

Reigning champion Carolina Marin issued a warning to her rivals by insisting she is close to her best form after qualifying for the YONEX All England quarter finals.

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YONEX All England 2016: Saina Nehwal progresses under the radar

10 March 2016 Saina Nehwal of India continued to progress under the radar at the YONEX All England Championships after winning her second match in convincing…

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YONEX All England 2016: Chen Long and Carolina Marin through after scares

9 March 2016 Chen Long of China and Spain’s Carolina Marin were both given stiff tests as the world champions got the defence of their respective…

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Yonex All England 2016: who to watch, form guide and preview

With one week to go until the YONEX All England Championships take place at the Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham, we take a look at the form guide…

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YONEX All England Badminton 2016: Denmark out to stem China domination

Denmark’s top two players will aim to stem China’s men’s singles stars at the 2016 YONEX All England Championships after the draw was released for next month’s event at the Barclaycard Arena.

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China’s Lin Dan seeded fifth in bid for sixth All England title

Olympic champion Lin Dan has been seeded fifth in his bid to capture a sixth men’s singles title when the 2016 YONEX All England Open Badminton…

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2016 YONEX All England set to start Olympic year with a bang

With the Rio Olympics looming ever closer, the 2016 YONEX All England Badminton Championships looks set to start the season with a bang as players jostle…

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BWF Superseries Finals 2015: world’s best set for Dubai showdown

The world’s best players compete in Dubai this week as the BWF Superseries Finals get under way at the state-of-the-art Hamdan Complex for the second year running.

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No stopping the Carolina Marin and Lee Chong Wei global show as BWF Supseries Finals loom

With the final Superseries event recently concluding ahead of December’s BWF Finals in Dubai, we take a look back at the movers and shakers in the…

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China’s Li Xuerui hits form in race to Dubai World Superseries finals

A short break from competition is welcome respite for the world’s top players ahead of the final two events of the year.

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Lee Chong Wei and Carolina Marin secure title success at French Open

Malaysian Lee Chong Wei scored his first French Open title for four years while Carolina Marin became the first European winner of the women’s singles in a decade on Sunday.

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Chen Long adds another title to collection

YONEX All England champion Chen Long added yet another Superseries title to his armoury as he claimed the Yonex Denmark Open crown on Sunday.

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Home favourite Jorgensen vying for top spot

Home favourite and world number two, Jan O Jorgensen, will be vying for the top spot on the podium as he competes at the Yonex Denmark Open this week.

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World’s best set to battle in Europe

With just four Superseries events to go ahead of the Dubai World Finals in December, the world’s best players are about to set off on the European leg of the tour.

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World Badminton Championships 2015: seven things we learned in Indonesia

The recently-concluded Championships in Jakarta raised some intriguing questions as the countdown to the Rio 2016 Olympics loom.

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Saina regains top spot in battle for supremacy

India’s Saina Nehwal has returned to the top of the BWF world rankings this week despite losing the final of last weekend’s World Championships to the…

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LIVE STREAMING – BWF World Championships finals day

Watch an official BWF live streaming from Finals day of the BWF World Badminton Championships #WBC2015IndonesiaF – live from Jakarta. Action features Carolina Marin, Chen Long,…

World Badminton 2015: Chen Long sets up Lee Chong Wei showdown

The final day of the World Championships will be awash with YONEX All England champions at the Istora Stadium in Jakarta. China’s Chen Long and Spain’s…

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LIVE STREAMING – BWF World Championships badminton (Day4)

Official BWF live streaming feed of Day 4 at the TOTAL BWF World Championships 2015, live from Jakarta. #WBC2015IndonesiaDay4 Watch live action featuring world class badminton…

Stars begin their World Championship challenge

Olympic champion Lin Dan began his quest for his sixth world title in comfortable fashion on Tuesday at the BWF World Championships.

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VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS! DAY 2 – TOTAL BWF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Enjoy this official BWF highlights video for Day 2 of the TOTAL BWF World Championships 2015.   See the worlds best players live in Birmingham from…

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Badminton World Championships 2015: can rivals stem China domination?

With exactly one year to go until the Rio 2016 Olympics, we take a look at the form guide ahead of next week’s World Championships.

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World Championships draw sets up great clashes

YONEX All England champion Chen Long has received a bye in the first round of the BWF World Championships and could face Lin Dan or Lee Chong Wei in the final.

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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.

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Movers & Shakers – World Championships contenders

We take a look at the movers and shakers ahead of the 2015 BWF World Championships.

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A month of success, air miles and the Istora

We take a look back at a month of success, air miles and the Istora as players travel across the world to collect valuable Olympic qualification points.

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Marin sets world rankings marker for Europe

Spain’s Carolina Marin has climbed to the top of the world rankings for the first time.

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Chen Long and Carolina Marin lift Australian Open titles

The YONEX All England singles’ champions reigned supreme at the Australian Open on Sunday as Chen Long and Carolina Marin took their respective titles in Sydney. Chen,…

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LIVE STREAM – Australian Open 2015 – SF Matches

Watch live action from the official BWF stream from The Australian Open 2015 – Semi Finals

Similar Superseries Premier pattern for YONEX All England stars

The first two Superseries Premier events of 2015 have so far followed a familiar theme with three of the 2015 YONEX All England Open champions repeating…

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Saina Nehwal realises world No 1 dream with Indian Open title

In the battle for supremacy at the top of the women’s game, the Yonex Sunrise India Open saw local favourite Saina Nehwal become world number one…

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Saina Nehwal and Carolina Marin set for world No. 1 battle as Olympic year beckons

The YONEX All England Championships gave badminton’s elite a clear indication of where they stand ahead of Olympic qualification year, which starts in May. The first…

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European rise at YONEX All England tests Asian dominance in Olympic qualification year

For the first time since 1999, there were winners from two European countries at this year’s YONEX All England Championships. The newly-redesigned Barclaycard Arena saw victories…

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OFFICIAL FINALS DAY VIDEO – Winning Moments

Enjoy action, Championship points, celebrations and winners interviews from Finals Day at the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships 2015. Relive the winning moments from the…

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YONEX All England 2015: Chen Long and Carolina Marin take singles glory

Three world champions took titles on the last day of the YONEX All England Championships at the Barclaycard Arena, two of which featured thrilling comebacks. Chen…

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YONEX All England 2015: Long and Jorgensen set up singles’ finale

China’s Chen Long and Denmark’s Jan O Jorgensen will go head-to-head in a battle of the top seeds in Sunday’s men’s singles showdown at the YONEX…

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YONEX All England to celebrate International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day, two inspiring females will take to the court battling to become YONEX All England champion. Saina Newhal of India and Carolina Marin…

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YONEX All England 2015: Lin Dan and Chen Long make hard work of wins

World champion Chen Long and Lin Dan, the double Olympic champion, both survived first round scares before securing last 16 places at the YONEX All England Championships.…

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YONEX All England Badminton 2015: preview

The YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships returns to Birmingham for the 22nd year. Here’s all you need to know about this week’s event. Starting with…

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All England champions stand in Adcocks’ way

England’s Chris and Gabby Adcock will have to be at their imperious best to make finals’ weekend of the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships after…

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China Open 2014: five badminton stars to watch

The Thaihot China Open is the last Superseries Premier event of the year, with all the top names in action at the newly-built badminton stadium in…

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