The coronavirus outbreak has forced China and Hong Kong’s men and women and India's women to pull out of the third edition of the Badminton Asia Team Championships in Manila, where action is set to begin tomorrow.
Top seed Abhinav Manota won both of his men's singles matches as the Oceania Badminton Championships opened in Ballarat in Australia.
Denmark will look to win their eighth straight men's titles at the Badminton Europe (BE) European Men's and Women's Team Badminton Championships in Liévin in France to maintain their unbeaten record in the tournament.
Chen Hsuan-yu is set to defend her title in front of a home crowd at the Oceania Badminton Championships in Ballarat in Australia.
China and Hong Kong have been banned from the upcoming Asian Badminton Championships due to fears of the spread of coronavirus.
Badminton world number one Kento Momota is expected to be out for another three months after escaping with his life in a fatal car accident.
Badminton World Federation promise Chinese athletes will not be banned from tournaments because of coronavirus
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) has promised there will be no restrictions on entry for Chinese athletes competing in international competitions following the outbreak of coronavirus in the country.
A badminton event which was set to form part of the qualification process for this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo has become the latest sporting competition to be postponed because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Hong Kong's Ng Ka Long Angus won the men's singles final at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Thailand Masters to claim his first title for three years.
Top seed Akane Yamaguchi has won a thrilling semi-final in the women's singles of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Thailand Masters in Bangkok.
Japan's Aya Ohori upset the odds to beat second-seeded home player Ratchanok Intanon and reach the women's singles semi-finals, at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Thailand Masters in Bangkok.
China's Shi Yuqi beat Malaysia's Liew Daren in straight games today, to move a step closer to claiming the men's singles title at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Thailand Masters in Bangkok.
A couple of top seeds in the men's draw have already fallen at the first-round stage of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Thailand Masters in Bangkok.
Malaysia's Goh Jin Wei came through qualification today to set up a first-round meeting with top seed Akane Yamaguchi of Japan at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Thailand Masters in Bangkok.
Badminton World Federation (BWF) has approved the use of synthetic feather shuttlecocks at its sanctioned international tournaments of all levels from 2021.