Badminton

Khairy to meet Chong Wei today?

By Fadhli Ishak - Tuesday, 28 October 2014.

LEE Chong Wei, who is alleged to have failed a doping test, will return from abroad today and meet Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin to discuss when he will leave for Norway to witness the testing of his B sample.

BAM confirms player failed doping test

Monday, 27 October 2014.

AFTER all the speculations, the BA of Malaysia (BAM) finally confirmed one of it’s shuttlers has indeed failed a doping test at a major tournament.

BAM must support Chong Wei

Sunday, 26 October 2014.

THE BA of Malaysia (BAM) must stand behind World No 1 Lee Chong Wei regardless of the test results of sample B which is scheduled to be analysed in Oslo, Norway early next month.

Doping saga takes new twist

By Fabian Peter - Saturday, 25 October 2014.

IF Lee Chong Wei’s B sample is tested as positive, those responsible for his misfortune will have to face the consequences.

A victim of circumstances

By Fabian Peter - Friday, 24 October 2014.

LEE Chong Wei, who is alleged to have failed a doping test at the World Championships in Copenhagen in August, is likely a victim of circumstances.

Seeking the truth in Norway?

By FADHLI ISHAK AND FABIAN PETER - Thursday, 23 October 2014.

LEE Chong Wei, who is alleged to have failed a doping test, is expected to fly to Norway to be present when his B sample is tested.

BWF confirms match-fixing is new menace

Monday, 20 October 2014.

THE Badminton World Federation (BWF) confirmed yesterday that the match-fixing allegation involving a Malaysian bookie and two Danish players was the first such case in the history of the sport.

Lead the fight

By ARNAZ M. KHAIRUL - Saturday, 18 October 2014.

MAKING badminton more lucrative could help curb match-fixing before it gets out of hand, as it might not be a new problem but one that has been ignored.

‘No one dares to bribe me’

By Ajitpal Singh and Fabian Peters - Thursday, 16 October 2014.

WORLD No 1 Lee Chong Wei has heard about match-fixing in badminton but noted that no one has ever dared to approach him throughout his career.

Match-fixing is widespread

By Ajitpal Singh and Fabian Peters - Wednesday, 15 October 2014.

“It has been going on for ages. Match-fixing is like ‘cancer’ and it has taken root in badminton. It is now a money-making sport for bookies and sadly some players are actively involved in it,” said the coach yesterday.