Badminton

(Badminton) Third edition of SS Purple League kicks off with RM1.5 million prize money

By Fabian Peter - Tuesday, 29 November 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: THE SS Purple League is set to add colour to the pitch as its third edition kicks-off on Dec 12.

Search for next Lee Chong Wei to go on despite money problem, says Youth and Sports Ministry

By DAWN CHAN - Sunday, 27 November 2016.

SHAH ALAM: The Youth and Sports Ministry said it may be financially challenged but efforts to look for the country's next Datuk Lee Chong Wei through badminton camps and other programmes will still continue.

(Badminton) V Shem-Wee Kiong clear Hong Kong Open first round

By Fabian Peter - Wednesday, 23 November 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: World No 1 Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong lived up to their billing as top seeds by checking into the second round of the Hong Kong Open on Wednesday following a convincing win over Denmark's Kim Astrup-Anders Skaarup Rasmussen.

(Badminton) Iskandar Zulkarnain crashes out of China Open, but world ranking to rise

By Fabian Peter - Saturday, 19 November 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin's fairytale run at the China Open came to an end when he crashed out in the semi-finals on Saturday.

(Badminton) Iskandar Zulkarnain powers on to semi-finals of China Open

By Fabian Peter - Friday, 18 November 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin produced another superb performance to reach the semi-finals of the China Open on Friday.

(Badminton) Iskandar Zainuddin is last Msian standing at China Open

By Fabian Peter - Thursday, 17 November 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin is Malaysia's sole representative in Fuzhou, after reaching the last eight stage of the China Open on Thursday.

(Badminton) V Shem-Wee Kiong are officially World No 1!

By Fabian Peter - Thursday, 10 November 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong are the new men's doubles World No 1.

(Badminton) M'sia beat odds by slaying Indonesia at World Junior Championships in Bilbao

By Fabian Peter - Saturday, 5 November 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s junior shuttlers proved on Friday that nothing is impossible when they upset Indonesia 3-1 to reach the semi-finals of the BWF World Junior Championships 2016 in Bilbao, Spain.

(Badminton) Malaysia commands the court at the Taiwan Masters

By Fabian Peter - Friday, 14 October 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s women's doubles Lim Yin Loo-Yap Cheng Wen and Chow Mei Kuan-Lee Meng Yean did well to qualify for the semi-finals of the Taiwan Masters today.

(Badminton) Peng Soon-Liu Ying crash out, Chong Wei cruises ahead at Japan Open

By Fabian Peter - Saturday, 24 September 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: Chan Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying succumbed to pressure as they crashed out in the semi-finals of the Japan Open today.

(Badminton) Malaysians surge ahead at the Japan Open

By Fabian Peter - Friday, 23 September 2016.

TOKYO: Experience and confidence are surely paying off for Chan Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying who reached the semi-finals of the Japan Open today.

BAM targets gold at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

By Bernama - Saturday, 17 September 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) has set at least a gold medal as its benchmark for the badminton squad to the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

(Badminton) Malaysian shuttlers check into Indonesia Masters semifinals

By Fabian Peter - Friday, 9 September 2016.

IT was a great day for Malaysian shuttlers at the Indonesia Masters as all of them checked into the semi-finals today.

(Badminton) Physical and mental strength vital in Rio says Chong Wei

By Bernama - Wednesday, 27 July 2016.

PUTRAJAYA: In his hunt for the country’s and his first Olympic Games gold medal, world number one Datuk Lee Chong Wei has vowed to take on anyone who stands in his path, including his nemesis, Lin Dan from China.

(Badminton) Kian Meng-Pei Jing ride their luck to qualify for Vietnam Open final

By Fabian Peter - Saturday, 23 July 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: It was yet another lucky win for Tan Kian Meng-Lai Pei Jing who reached the final of the Vietnam Open today.

(Badminton) Kian Meng-Pei Jing fail to clinch Taiwan Open title

By Fabian Peter - Sunday, 3 July 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Kian Meng-Lai Pei Jing failed to make it count when they crashed out in the final of the Taiwan Open GP Gold today.

(Badminton) Chong Wei wants coaches Hendrawan, Seu Bock to be with him in Rio

By Bernama - Friday, 1 July 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: World number one Datuk Lee Chong Wei who is the country’s best hope of winning a first ever gold medal at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics next month, wants his two coaches, Hendrawan and Tey Seu Bock, to be with him in Brazil.

(Badminton) Not a single Malaysian in Australian Open final

By Fabian Peter - Sunday, 12 June 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: The Australian Open came to an end today with not a single Malaysian in the final.

(Badminton) Chan Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying only Malaysians left in Australian Open

By Fabian Peter - Friday, 10 June 2016.

Chan Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying produced a superb performance to reach the semi-finals of the Australian Open today.

(Badminton) Chong Wei to regain World No 1 ranking

By AJITPAL SINGH - Saturday, 4 June 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: LEE Chong Wei will regain his World No 1 ranking on Thursday after he reached the final of the Indonesia Open in Jakarta today.

(Badminton) Chong Wei through to Indonesia Open semi-finals

By Fabian Peter - Friday, 3 June 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: LEE Chong Wei barely broke a sweat as he reached the semi-final of the Indonesia Open today.

(Badminton) Msian top women's doubles check into Indonesian Open q-finals

By Fabian Peter - Thursday, 2 June 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: Vivian Hoo Kah Mun-Woon Khe Wei produced a superb performance to check into the quarter-finals of the Indonesia Open today.

Drug-related NGOs should prioritise outcome of anti-drug programmes, says Zahid

By Bernama - Sunday, 22 May 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: Drug-related non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have been advised to give priority to the outcome of their anti-drug programmes.

(Badminton) Denmark claims first Thomas Cup

By Fabian Peter - Sunday, 22 May 2016.

KUNSHAN, CHINA: Denmark today clinched their maiden Thomas Cup title following a 3-2 win over Indonesia in the final at the Kunshan Sports Centre.

(Uber Cup) China clinch 14th title

By Fabian Peter - Saturday, 21 May 2016.

KUNSHAN, CHINA: China today claimed their 14th Uber Cup title when they beat South Korea 3-1 in the final.

(Thomas Cup) Team must accept defeat, says Chong Wei

By Fabian Peter - Saturday, 21 May 2016.

KUNSHAN, CHINA: Lee Chong Wei, believes the national team did all they can to reach the semi-finals of the Thomas Cup in Kunshan, China before losing to Denmark on Friday.

(Thomas Cup) Malaysia go down to Denmark in semi-finals

By Fabian Peter - Saturday, 21 May 2016.

KUNSHAN, CHINA: A repeat of the 2014 Thomas Cup was not meant to be for Malaysia who went down 3-2 to Denmark in the semi-finals on Friday.

(Badminton) Malaysia through to Thomas Cup semis

By Fabian Peter - Thursday, 19 May 2016.

KUNSHAN, CHINA: Malaysia are through to the semi-finals of the Thomas Cup following a 3-1 victory over Taiwan in the quarter-finals in Kunshan, China on Thursday.

(Badminton) Malaysia beat England 4-1 in the opening day of the Thomas Cup

By Fabian Peter - Sunday, 15 May 2016.

KUNSHAN, CHINA: MALAYSIA got off to a winning start at the Thomas Cup today, but it wasn't what they had expected as they only managed a 4-1 win over minnows England.

(Badminton) Malaysia lose 5-0 to China in the opening day of the Uber Cup

By Fabian Peter - Sunday, 15 May 2016.

KUNSHAN, CHINA -- MALAYSIA as expected were outclassed by China in the opening day of the Uber Cup as they went down today.