Badminton

Lee Chong Wei loses World Championships final

By AJITPAL SINGH - Sunday, 16 August 2015.

JAKARTA: China’s Chen Long and Spain’s Carolina Marin retained their men’s and women’s singles titles, respectively, at the Badminton World Championships in Jakarta today.

Lee Chong Wei to face Chen Long for world title

By Ajitpal Singh   - Saturday, 15 August 2015.

LEE Chong Wei will battle China’s Chen Long in the men’s singles final of the Badminton World Championships tomorrow.

Badminton World Championships: Chen Long brush aside Kento Momota

By AJITPAL SINGH - Saturday, 15 August 2015.

DEFENDING champion Chen Long of China reached the men’s singles final of the Badminton World Championships in style by brushing aside Japan’s Kento Momota 21-9, 21-15 in Jakarta today.

Clear path for Chong Wei

By AJITPAL SINGH - Friday, 14 August 2015.

JAKARTA: Lee Chong Wei has a clear path of reaching the men’s singles final of the Badminton World Championships after five-time champion Lin Dan of China was ousted by Dane Jan O Jorgensen today.

Lee Chong Wei two matches away from world champion title

By AJITPAL SINGH - Friday, 14 August 2015.

Jakarta: Lee Chong Wei is two matches away from achieving his dream of becoming a world champion in men’s singles.

Chong Wei one step closer to world title

By AJITPAL SINGH - Thursday, 13 August 2015.

JAKARTA: Lee Chong Wei took a step closer to achieving his dream of winning the men's singles world title when he reached the quarter-finals at Istora Senayan Indoor Stadium today.

Zulfadli journey in World Championship ends

By AJITPAL SINGH - Thursday, 13 August 2015.

Jakarta: Men’s singles shuttler Zulfadli Zulkiffli admits it is a struggle to make an impact as an independent player but the 22-year-old does not plan to join the BA of Malaysia (BAM) to get his career going.

Malaysia men’s doubles stun defending champions

By AJITPAL SINGH - Wednesday, 12 August 2015.

JAKARTA: Men’s doubles Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong stunned defending champions Ko Sung Hyun-Shin Baek Choel of South Korea to reach the last 16 in the Badminton World Championships in Jakarta today.

Badminton World Championships: Lee Yong Dae wants to end luckless run

By Ajitpal Singh Dhaliwal - Wednesday, 12 August 2015.

LEE Yong Dae wants to end his luckless run in the World Championships in the ongoing edition in Jakarta.

Chong Wei wins first round of men’s singles

By AJITPAL SINGH - Tuesday, 11 August 2015.

LEE Chong Wei showed no sign of his toe injury as the unseeded Malaysian brushed aside Lithuania’s Kestutis Navickas 21-9, 21-13 in the first round of men’s singles at the World Championships at Istora Senayan Indoor Stadium in Jakarta today.

Tee Jing Yi to face Carolina Marin in second round

By AJITPAL SINGH - Monday, 10 August 2015.

EXPECT a tight battle when Tee Jing Yi takes on reigning champion Carolina Marin of Spain in the second round of women's singles at the Badminton World Championships in Jakarta tomorrow.

Yeoh Seng Zoe wins 100PLUS national junior GP

By Fabian Peter - Sunday, 9 August 2015.

YEOH Seng Zoe is indeed a force to be reckoned with following his success in clinching the boys' Under-18 title at the 100Plus National Junior Circuit GP Finals on Saturday.

Lee Chong Wei down with toe injury

By AJITPAL SINGH - Sunday, 9 August 2015.

A blister on his right toe prevented Lee Chong Wei from training at the Djarum Badminton Centre in Jakarta today.

Two national shuttlers advance to final of Russian Open

Saturday, 25 July 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Two national shuttlers have advanced to the final of the 2015 Russian Open Gold GP Badminton Championship.

Chong Wei will make an impact at World Championship: Frost

Tuesday, 21 July 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Former world number one, Datuk Lee Chong Wei will rebound at the World Championship in Jakarta, scheduled from Aug 11-16, despite his recent quarterfinal defeat to Chen Long at the Taiwan Open, according to Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) Technical Director, Morten Frost Hansen

Chong Wei crashes out of Taiwan Open

By Fabian Peter - Friday, 17 July 2015.

IT was a sad ending for Lee Chong Wei who crashed out in the quarter-finals of the Taiwan Open GP Gold today.

Chong Wei wins Canada Open

Monday, 29 June 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: National badminton ace Datuk Lee Chong Wei achieved a back-to-back victory after clinching the 2015 Canada Open in Calgary today.

Chen, Marin winners in Australia Superseries finals

Sunday, 31 May 2015.

SYDNEY: World number one Chen Long was taken to three games before downing Denmark’s Viktor Axelsen to win the Australian Open Badminton Superseries final in Sydney on Sunday.

Axelsen to play Chen in Australia Superseries final

Saturday, 30 May 2015.

SYDNEY: Viktor Axelsen upset his higher ranked Danish rival Jan O Jorgensen to reach the final of the Australian Open Superseries in Sydney on Saturday.

Only Kien Keat/Boon Heong survive to go into Australian Open quarter-finals

Friday, 29 May 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Former All England champions Koo Kien Keat/Tan Boon Heong were the only Malaysians left standing in the Australian Open in Sydney, Australia.

Wei Feng only Malaysian in men’s singles competition

Tuesday, 26 May 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: National shuttler Chong Wei Feng was the only Malaysian left standing in the main draw of the men’s singles in the 2015 Australian Open in Sydney, Australia.

No semi-finals for Malaysian team

By Fabian Peter - Thursday, 14 May 2015.

THE efforts were heroic but there was no repeat for Malaysia who lost 3-1 to South Korea in the quarter-final of the Sudirman Cup in Dongguan, China.

Sudirman Cup: Malaysia set for repeat match against South Korea

By Fabian Peter - Wednesday, 13 May 2015.

MALAYSIA are set for a repeat match against South Korea in the quarter-finals of the Sudirman Cup tomorrow in Dongguan, China.

China’s Lin Dan wins men’s title at Asia Championships

Sunday, 26 April 2015.

BEIJING: China’s Lin Dan won the men’s singles at the Badminton Asia Championships in China on Sunday, defending his title won last year in South Korea and adding another crown to an illustrious career.

Piece of cake for Lin Dan as Tommy retires with injury

Wednesday, 1 April 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: China’s badminton ace Lin Dan is on the right path to wrest his maiden Malaysia Open Premier Super Series after notching an easy win at Putra Stadium, Bukit Jalil, today.

Morten Frost is back as BAM’s technical director

By Fabian Peter - Monday, 2 March 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) newly hired technical director Morten Frost has promised to look into the national coaches’ contracts as soon as possible.

Clarification over a defeat

Wednesday, 31 December 2014.

NATIONAL player Liew Daren yesterday said he did not blame the BA of Malaysia (BAM) for his surprise loss to Lim Chi Wing in the semi-finals of the National GP Finals on Monday in Kuala Terengganu.

Zulfadli realises dream

Wednesday, 31 December 2014.

ZULFADLI Zulkifli’s dream came true when he was crowned as men’s singles champion at the National GP Finals in Terengganu yesterday.

Daren blames BAM for defeat

By Fabian Peter - Tuesday, 30 December 2014.

LIEW Daren suffered a shock defeat in the semi-finals of the National GP Finals yesterday but it was what he said after the match that caught everyone's attention.

A sad Hui Lin has had enough

By Fabian Peter - Monday, 29 December 2014.

WOMEN’S doubles player Ng Hui Lin confirmed yesterday that she had quit the national team.