12:03 am April 24, 2015 | 1 Comment
Indonesian badminton officials have shown little solidarity and plenty of gloating over a sponsorship spat in the Danish squad that will deprive next month’s Sudirman Cup team tournament of five of the world’s best doubles players.
12:01 am April 24, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia’s Debby Susanto and Praveen Jordan moved into the quarterfinals of the Asian badminton championships in Wuhan, China, on Thursday with a win over Taiwan’s Chen Hsiao Huan and Liao Min Chun in the mixed doubles draw.
6:33 pm April 21, 2015 | No Comment
Men’s singles shuttler Dionysius Hayom Rumbaka was off to a rousing start in reviving his career with the Dong Feng Citroen Badminton Asia Championship 2015 in Wuhan, China, on Tuesday.
5:58 pm April 19, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia’s sporting community mourned the passing over the weekend of top badminton umpire Unang Sukardja, best remembered for officiating what is widely considered one of the greatest matches of all time.
3:28 pm April 13, 2015 | No Comment
Kuala Lumpur. Former badminton number one Lee Chong Wei returned home to Malaysia on Monday and said he faced a three-week wait for the verdict from his doping hearing. The twice Olympic silver medalist faced a three-person Badminton World Federation (BWF) panel in Amsterdam on Saturday after testing positive for the banned anti-inflammatory drug dexamethasone […]
6:04 pm April 9, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia’s top pair Tontowi Ahmad and Liliyana Natsir only needed 27 minutes to book a quarterfinal berth at the 2015 Singapore Open Super Series with a rout of Reginald Lee Chun Hei and Chau Hoi Wah of Hong Kong on Thursday.
6:44 pm April 8, 2015 | No Comment
Back-to-back losses to Chinese arch rivals Zhang Nan and Zhao Yunlei in the All England and Malaysia Open Super Series is not a major concern for Indonesian mixed doubles pair Tontowi Ahmad and Liliyana Natsir for future competitions.
5:38 pm April 1, 2015 | No Comment
When the 500 athletes of Team Indonesia head to Singapore for the Southeast Asian Games in June, they will be led not by the usual puffed-up government official, but by a fellow sportsman and Olympian, Taufik Hidayat.
2:10 pm March 27, 2015 | No Comment
Jakarta. Badminton officials have lashed out at two of Indonesia’s best men’s shuttlers for leaving the national side, accusing them of being unable to handle the pressure and vowing never to take them back. The departure in January of Tommy Sugiarto, the world number 10, and Simon Santoso, ranked 37th, earlier this month “might have […]
1:01 pm March 25, 2015 | No Comment
All Malaysian athletes taking part in Southeast Asian Games in June will have undergone a doping test before arriving in Singapore, the country's sports minister said.
9:30 pm March 17, 2015 | No Comment
The Djarum Foundation will kick off its annual search for badminton talent this year by giving gifted young shuttlers the chance to play with its stories Djarum Kudus club on a badminton scholarship.