BCA Indonesia Open – the six biggest talking points

After a week of thrills, spills and upsets, Indonesia’s Tontowi Ahmad and Liliyana Natsir brought the curtain down on an entertaining BCA Indonesia Open with victory…

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Korea upset China to win fourth Sudirman Cup title

A Sung Ji Hyun-inspired South Korea pulled off a shock win over China to lift their first BWF Sudirman Cup title in 14 years – ending…

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Unstoppable Ying makes it six titles in a row

Badminton Asia Championships the latest crown for Chinese Taipei shuttler

All England 2017

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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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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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

All England 2016

Five things we learnt from the China Open

Badminton fans in Fuzhou enjoyed a world class week of BWF Superseries matchplay as Rio 2016 stars, including Olympic gold medallist Chen Long, entered an intriguing…

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Pusarla V Sindhu and Jan O Jorgensen celebrate China Open success

India’s PV Sindhu and Denmark’s Jan O Jorgensen win China Open singles titles

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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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Chong Wei: I have to accept that Chen Long played better

Good but not quite good enough for gold. That was the honest assessment of Malaysian superstar Lee Chong Wei after having to settle for Olympic silver…

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The Olympic final that broke Twitter: Mixed emotions as Chen Long takes gold and denies Lee Chong Wei

Chen Long’s victory in the men’s singles at Rio 2016 sparked a range of emotions. For every fan who was delighted Chen has claimed his maiden…

Olympic Games 2016

Lee Chong Wei suffers third Olympic final heartbreak as Chen Long takes gold

Lee Chong Wei looks set to finish his career without the elusive gold medal he craves after Chen Long took the men’s singles Olympic title.

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Malaysia’s Lee Chong Wei beats Lin Dan to set up Rio 2016 final with Chen Long

Lee Chong Wei finally got the better of his long-term rival Lin Dan at an Olympic Games by booking his place in tomorrow’s final following an…

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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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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.

All England 2016

Chou Tien Chen brought to tears after dream Yonex Chinese Taipei Open win

Emotional Chou Tien Chen discusses his dream first Yonex Chinese Taipei Open title.

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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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Lee Chong Wei expects Lin Dan to pose the biggest threat at Rio 2016 Olympics

Malaysian star Lee Chong Wei believes China’s Lin Dan – not Chen Long – will be his biggest threat at the Rio 2016 Olympics this summer.

All England 2016

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…

All England 2016

YONEX All England 2016: Chen Long exits to Xue Song as huge upsets continue

China’s top seed Chen Long was sensationally dumped out of the YONEX All England Championships on Thursday evening after compatriot Xue Song continued the raft of…

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YONEX All England 2016: Malaysia’s Lee Chong Wei exits in shock upset

9 March 2016 Three-time champion and former world number one Lee Chong Wei was sensationally beaten in the first round of the YONEX All England Championships…

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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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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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China Open Badminton 2015: Lee Chong Wei stuns Chen Long to sweep Superseries set

Malaysian Lee Chong Wei showed that he was back on track for the Rio Olympics as he beat two Chinese world champions to complete the full…

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Live streaming – Thaihot China Open (Finals)

Watch BWF live stream of the Thaihot China Open finals as the world’s best players compete for important Olympic qualification points – includes Chen Long v Lee Chong Wei.

Video On Demand – Thaihot China Open (Quarter Finals)

Video on demand of 5 Quarter Finals at the China Open including Chen Long, Viktor Axelsen, Saina Nehwal.

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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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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.

Korea Open 2015

Chen Long returns to winning ways

China’s world number one Chen Long returned to winning ways at the Victor Korea Open on Sunday, as he claimed the men’s singles title.

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Lee Chong Wei has hard task in Japan Open defence

Lee Chong Wei, the defending champion from Malaysia, will have to do it the hard way if he is to defend his men’s singles title for…

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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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World Badminton 2015: China’s Chen Long and Spain’s Carolina Marin defend titles

China’s Chen Long and Carolina Marin of Spain backed up their YONEX All England crowns by successfully defending their men’s and women’s World Championships singles titles in Indonesia on Sunday.

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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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Jorgensen outclasses Lin Dan

Dane Jan O Jorgensen knocked Olympic champion Lin Dan out of the Total BWF World Championships at the quarter-final stages.

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VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS! DAY 4 – TOTAL BWF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Enjoy this official BWF highlights video for Day 4 of the TOTAL BWF World Championships 2015.

Sindhu produces shock as quarter-final spots decided

India enjoyed some impressive performances on day four of the Total BWF World Championships.

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VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS! DAY 3 – TOTAL BWF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Enjoy this official BWF highlights video for Day 3 of the TOTAL BWF World Championships 2015.

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Istora lights up on day three of BWF World Championships

The Istora saw more thrilling matches on day three of the Total BWF World Championships as the world’s best players continued their title challenges.

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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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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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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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VIDEO ON DEMAND – VIVO BWF Sudirman Cup 2015 Semi-Final

Watch China take on Indonesia in the semi-final of the BWF Surdiman Cup 2015 live from Dongguan, China.

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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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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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LIVE REPORTING – FINALS DAY

Join us for updates, images and reaction LIVE from the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships at the Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham. Follow @YonexAllEngland       Tweet…

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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 2015: China and Denmark enjoy fruitful quarters

China and Denmark rose to the occasion on Friday night at the YONEX All England Championships in Birmingham. Olympic champion Lin Dan and world champion Chen…

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YONEX All England 2015: Lin Dan keeps China’s clean sweep alive

Double Olympic champion Lin Dan duly took his place in the quarter finals at the YONEX All England Championships as China kept their bid for a…

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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 2015: Lin Dan and China set for title assaults

Lin Dan, the five-time YONEX All England Open Badminton Championship winner, said it was his “personal goal” to win yet another title in Birmingham after missing…

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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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Zhao Yunlei leads China in top money earners

China dominate badminton’s annual prize money list, according to online magazine Badzine, as Denmark leads Europe charge Zhao Yunlei, China’s doubles’ specialist, was the top earner…

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Indian shuttlers set pulses running with China Open success

India recorded a brace of landmark performances at the Thaihot China Open when they won both the men’s and women’s singles titles in Fuzhou. The Superseries…

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Five alive for China as All England looms

Five titles at the Denmark Open have given China hope of another clean sweep at next year’s YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships.

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Lin Dan retains Asian Games title in epic fashion

Lin Dan, China’s five-time winner of the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships, showed why he remains one of the top attractions in world badminton when…

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YONEX All England champions ready for Asian Games tilt

Three of the men’s singles players who have dominated the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships since 2009 will battle it out at the upcoming Asian…

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Lee faces another Chinese in the final

Lee Chong Wei moved to within one step of winning back the All England title which helped make him a badminton superstar with an increasingly superb…

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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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