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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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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Danes target landmark YONEX All England title

Denmark’s leading men’s singles stars can’t wait to hit a landmark 21 at the YONEX All England in Birmingham this March and end a 18 year drought for the title.

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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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Axelsen ‘overwhelmed’ after reaching Olympics semi final

Denmark’s world number four star Viktor Axelsen admits he is ‘overwhelmed’ after reaching the semi finals in his first ever Olympic Games. The reigning European champion…

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Carsten Mogensen’s incredible return from brain surgery continues after claiming Yonex US Open title

Carsten Mogensen’s remarkable recovery from a brain aneurysm continued this weekend after the Dane won the Yonex US Open just four months after leaving hospital following the life-threatening illness.

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Saina Nehwal hints at Rio Olympic form with Australian Open win

There were maiden, yet contrasting tales of two singles titles at the Australian Open in Sydney on Sunday. Denmark’s Hans-Kristian Vittinghus fell to his knees as…

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Denmark end barren European run to beat Indonesia and lift Thomas Cup

Denmark men ripped up the history books on Sunday when they became the first European country to lift the Thomas Cup – badminton’s world team 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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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: 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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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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All England champion Carsten Mogensen retains humour as Dane recovers from surgery

YONEX All England Championships organisers have wished Carsten Mogensen, the Danish doubles shuttler, a “speedy recovery” after he collapsed at the recent European Team Championships in…

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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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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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LIVE STREAMING – Yonex Denmark Open – Last 16

Watch the official BWF live stream of the Yonex Denmark Open last 16 – live from Odense, Denmark.

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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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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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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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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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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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Golden success for All England champions

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

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VIDEO ON DEMAND – Semi Finals: Yonex US Open Badminton 2015

Enjoy official BWF video on demand of five Semi Finals from Yonex US Open Badminton Championships – including action featuring Yonex All England Open fan favourites…

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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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LIVE STREAM – Australian Open 2015 – Finals

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

LIVE STREAM – Australian Open 2015 – SF Matches

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

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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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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Our top 6 pick of the Quarter Final line-ups

With the 2015 YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships getting towards the all important latter stages, we take a look at the Quarter Final line-ups and…

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LIVE REPORTING – THURSDAY

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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Nathan Robertson and Gail Emms relive 2005 YONEX All England title

The 2015 YONEX All England Championships will mark 10 years since Nathan Robertson and Gail Emms’s brilliant mixed doubles victory.

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Poul Erik Hoyer and his 1995 ‘self-congratulatory robot celebration’

We look back on Poul Erik Hoyer, the current Badminton World Federation president, and his title attempt 20 years ago.

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Vittinghus wants more recognition in 2015

Hans-Kristian Vittinghus proved to be Europe’s lone survivor at the business end of the BWF Destination Dubai World Superseries Finals at the weekend. Vittinghus beat Danish…

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Lund and Thomsen: a mix of Danish craft and precision

With four wins in the last decade, Denmark has rich recent history when it comes to men’s doubles. But in the mixed and women’s events, there has been a dearth of success.

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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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Five to watch at YONEX Denmark Open

The YONEX Denmark Open represents a chance for the world’s top players to seal further ranking points – we look at five to watch in Odense this week.

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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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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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Baun’s adventure turns into a triumph

Tine Baun, the twice former All England champion who wanted one last adventure at the tournament which made her famous, caused a major surprise by reaching…

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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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Baun closer to big farewell

Former world number one Tine Baun remained on course for a big farewell when she reached the semi-finals of the All England Open in the last…

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Baun keeps on course for a big Yonex All England Open farewell

Tine Baun is the European standard bearer as the Yonex All England Open Championships enter the quarter-final stage at the National Indoor Arena in Birmingham tomorrow…

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Baun extends her career at least one more day

Tine Baun, the twice former All England champion from Denmark, kept her career going for at least one more day by recovering from 14-18 down in…

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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…