Competition favourites Japan narrowly beat Russia 3-2 in their opening match at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Sudirman Cup in Nanning.
Badminton World Federation (BWF) secretary general Thomas Lund says he is pleased with the response to the launch of AirBadminton.
China offered first evidence of their intention to regain the Badminton World Federation’s Sudirman Cup on the home ground of Nanning today as they beat Malaysia 5-0 in the opening round of matches to lead Group 1D on a day when Canada provided the main drama.
AirBadminton and new outdoor shuttlecock the AirShuttle were launched by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) at a ceremony in Guangzhou.
Unseeded South Korean Se Young-an completed a remarkable achievement at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) New Zealand Open today by beating China’s Li Xuerui in the final.
Hong Kong’s sixth seed Ng Ka Long Angus beat double Olympic champion Lin Dan to reach the men's singles final at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) New Zealand Open in Auckland.
China’s Wang Zhiyi produced the shock result of the day at the Badminton World Federation New Zealand Open as she defeated women’s singles second seed Saina Nehwal in the first round.
Malaysia had a profitable day in men’s qualifying at the Badminton World Federation’s New Zealand Open as Chong Wei Feng and Soong Joo Ven secured two of the four places for tomorrow’s first-round matches at Eventfinda Stadium in Auckland.
World number ones Kento Momota and Tai Tzu-ying lived up to their billing today as each earned their second Badminton World Federation Singapore Open title – in wildly contrasting fashions.
Seventh seed Anthony Ginting produced the one surprise of an otherwise predictable series of semi-finals at the Badminton World Federation’s Singapore Open today to earn a place in tomorrow’s men’s final against world champion Kento Momota.
Denmark’s former world champion Viktor Axelsen reached the semi-finals of the Badminton World Federation Singapore Open today after a monumental struggle against mercurial Indonesian Jonatan Christie, who he beat 22-24, 21-18, 24-22 at Singapore Indoor Stadium.
Japan’s world champion Kento Momota moved serenely through to the quarter-finals of the Badminton World Federation Singapore Open today with a 21-11, 21-11 win over India’s H S Prannoy.
World number one Kento Momota kept his nerve today to hold off a huge challenge from India’s Sai Praneeth in the first round of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Singapore Open.
Tai Tzu-ying has announced her intention to retire from badminton following Tokyo 2020, regardless of whether the world number one ends her wait for an Olympic medal.
China’s two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan completed a stunning return to form by winning the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Malaysia Open in Kuala Lumpur.