12:12 pm April 15, 2014 | No Comment
Seoul. South Korea’s Olympic badminton gold medallist Lee Yong-dae has had his one-year ban for missing dope tests reversed, the Badminton World Federation announced on Tuesday, leaving him free to compete at this year’s Asian Games. The 25-year-old won mixed doubles gold at the 2008 Games in Beijing and a bronze medal in the men’s more »
9:35 am April 14, 2014 | No Comment
The Indonesian Computer University, or Unikom, and the Indonesia Education University, or UPI, exchanged victories in the men’s and women’s competitions of the Lima Badminton West Java Conference at the UPI sports hall in Bandung on Saturday.
10:13 am April 12, 2014 | No Comment
Two Indonesian women’s doubles pairs were ousted from Singapore Open Superseries badminton tournament on Friday, but not before giving their higher-ranked opponents a determined fight.
6:19 pm April 10, 2014 | No Comment
Men’s doubles world champions Hendra Setiawan and Mohammad Ahsan and mixed doubles world champions Tontowi Ahmad and Liliyana Natsir had little trouble advancing in the Singapore Open Superseries badminton event on Thursday. Top seeds Hendra and Ahsan only needed 30 minutes to beat Indian pair Alwin Francis and Arun Vishnu, 21-17, 24-22, to book a more »
2:42 pm April 8, 2014 | No Comment
Malaysia’s world number one badminton player Lee Chong Wei has ruled out retirement and decided to carry on for two more years until the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. The 31-year-old had hinted at retirement earlier this year after winning his 10th Malaysia Open title in Kuala Lumpur, saying it would be his more »
8:29 pm April 7, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesia notched up two big wins to kick off its campaign in the World Junior Championship badminton team event, also called the Suhandinata Cup, at Sultan Abdul Halim Stadium in Alor Setar, Malaysia, on Monday. In the morning session, Indonesia beat Sri Lanka 5-0, and followed with a 5-0 win over Canada in the afternoon more »
7:01 pm April 6, 2014 | No Comment
Adrianti Firdasari looks set to be recalled to the national badminton training camp for next month’s Uber Cup team event in New Delhi, following an impressive run in the Malaysia Grand Prix Gold tournament last weekend that saw her reach the final.
5:48 pm April 3, 2014 | No Comment
Fuelled by last year’s second place finish in the World Junior Championship team event of the Suhandinata Cup, the Indonesian Badminton Association has set a modest top four target for the country’s young shuttlers in this year’s matches, to be held in Alor Setar, Malaysia on April 7-18.
2:18 pm April 1, 2014 | No Comment
The Indonesian Computer University (Unikom) women’s badminton team booked a place in final of Liga Mahasiswa (Lima) West Java Conference after defeating Padjadjaran University 3-2 in last game of the premilinary stage in Bandung on Sunday. Unikom team captain Dilisuci Desuari said she was glad they made it into the final game. “Padjajaran has two more »