7:57 pm September 29, 2014 | No Comment
Badminton king Lin Dan saw off world champion Chen Long in an epic Asian Games final on Monday as he successfully defended his title and showed he can still dominate the sport at 30.
8:39 pm September 28, 2014 | No Comment
Hendra Setiawan and Mohammad Ahsan achieved a coveted badminton victory at the 2014 Asian Games by winning the men’s doubles final on Sunday. In the final, they defeated their old nemesis, Lee Yong-dae and Yoo Yeon-seong, of South Korea, 21-16, 16-21, 21-17, to give Indonesia its second gold medal of the 2014 Asian Games.
7:00 pm September 28, 2014 | No Comment
Greysia Polii was on the verge of quitting badminton after being expelled from the London Olympics in a 'match-fixing' scandal that rocked the sport, but the Indonesian is now able to put the "tragedy" behind her after winning gold at the Asian Games.
2:07 pm September 28, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesia's Tontowi Ahmad and Liliyana Natsir prevented an all-Chinese final in the Asian Games mixed doubles badminton Sunday after thrashing the world number three pair in two games.
5:17 pm September 24, 2014 | No Comment
This year’s Djarum Club badminton audition saw 25 promising young shuttlers join one of the country’s biggest clubs. Sixteen boys and nine girls aged 10 to 15 years old, were among 1,380 participants from 30 provinces competing for a spot in the badminton club during a three-day audition that took place at Djarum’s Jati Sports […]
4:10 pm September 24, 2014 | No Comment
Incheon, South Korea. Veteran comeback kid Lee Hyun-il spoke of his pride at sealing gold for the South Korean badminton men’s team against China after being recalled from retirement as the host’s secret weapon. An epic five-hour battle on Tuesday went to a fifth-match decider that saw 34-year-old Lee take out China’s Gao Huan — […]
1:23 pm September 20, 2014 | No Comment
Incheon. Badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei may have to finally find a way past his Chinese nemesis Lin Dan as he makes his last bid for Asian Games gold. Fans are eager for another classic showdown between Malaysia’s Lee and superstar Lin at Incheon’s futuristic Gyeyang arena, which will host 10 days of […]
2:18 pm September 18, 2014 | No Comment
After hanging up his racket, former national shuttler Candra Wijaya is keeping his commitment to further the sport by organizing a men’s doubles tournament for the sixth time this year. The 6th Yonex-Sunrise Men’s Double Championships is set to take place at the Asia-Afrika badminton hall in South Jakarta, from Oct. 1-4, and will host […]