Ahmad and Natsir secure Indonesia’s first gold of Rio 2016

Tontowi Ahmad and Liliyana Natsir create history as they become Indonesia’s first ever mixed doubles Olympic gold medalists

Mixeddoublesmedallists

Sports Minister pledges ‘unique’ support for Natsir and Ahmad

Indonesian sports minister Imam Nahrawi has promised to cut off his hair and moustache in celebration if Lilyiana Natsir and Tontowi Ahmad can win Olympic gold…

Indonesia

Brits enjoy day to savour in Rio but China’s Zhang and Zhao dethroned

China’s bid for a second consecutive clean sweep of the Olympic medals is over after defeats for both Zhang Nan and Zhao Yunlei and Xu Chen and Ma Jin

Olympic Games 2016

Natsir asks whole of Indonesia for their prayers as she seeks Rio 2016 gold

Liliyana Natsir admitted she expects to win gold at Rio 2016 but has still urged the whole of Indonesia to pray for her success.

All England 2014

Adcock believes mixed doubles at Rio 2016 will be wide open

China’s Zhang Nan and Zhao Yunlei may be favourites but Gabby Adcock believes a number of pairs could win the mixed doubles title at Rio 2016.

All England 2016

Doubles – The sequence of surprises

They don’t come much more wide open than this year’s men’s doubles. The number one seeds Mathias Boe and Carsten Mogensen got no further than the…

All England 2013

Indonesia’s national badminton team competing to win at the All England

The Indonesia Badminton Association is hoping that the national’s team will find winning form at this year’s Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships, to take home…

World Championships 2011