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BWF’s revamped structure leaves Malaysia out of top-tier plans

The Badminton World Federation has introduced a new six-tier structure with increased prize money in its top four events. The revamped series will commence next year and will run until 2021. The series will boast one event in Level 1 –...

Lee Chong Wei withdraws from Indian Open to focus on Malaysian Open

Indian Open or Malaysian Open?  Upon returning from England, the four-time All England champion, Lee Chong Wei, was faced with a major decision to make. Lee Chong Wei had to decide whether he wanted to participate in the Indian Open or the...

Lee Chong Wei has to choose between Malaysian Open or Indian Open

Malaysia's badminton and people's champion Datuk Lee Chong Wei is someone we all know as relentless and a gold-medal addict. He always puts everything he has into a match and makes the the best out if it. Clashing dates: Indian Open...

#2017SwissOpen: Vivian Hoo-Woon Khe Wei make amends for early exit at All England

Malaysia’s womens’ doubles team crashed out early in the All England tournament earlier this month. The duo had to bid farewell to their All England campaign as they lost 1-2 to Korea's Kyung Eun and Shin Seung Chan. Although the Malaysian...

Eddy Choong, Misbun Sidek, Chong Wei – Who’s next for Malaysia?

We started with Wong Peng Soon in the 40s  Malaysia's sporting scene has always basked in glory where badminton in concerned. Wong Peng Soon, also known as Great Wong, dominated the 40s and 50s by raking in gold for Malaysia in...

2017 Swiss Open Results: Malaysians reign supreme in qualifying rounds

The qualifying rounds of the 2017 Swiss Open badminton tournament took place yesterday, and here are the results for all the fixtures involving our Malaysian shuttlers: Mixed doubles  Malaysia’s Sannatasah Saniru and Bulgaria’s Alex Vlaar lost the first set 24-22 to...

Liu Ying tidak puas hati mutu pengadilan, BAM hantar surat bantahan

Tewas kerana pengadil. Tewas kepada lawan yang lebih hebat itu bukan satu masalah. Tetapi tewas kerana beberapa keputusan pengadil yang boleh didebatkan itu satu masalah. Bergu campuran negara, Chan Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying masih tidak boleh menerima beberapa keputusan umpire yang...

2017 Swiss Open – All fixtures involving Malaysian shuttlers

The annual Swiss Open badminton tournament is back, and it is kicking off today! While we're still reeling in from the excitement that Datuk Lee Chong Wei was crowned overall champion and bagged his 4th All England title, it's time...

Lee Chong Wei to focus on clinching 12th Malaysia Open title

When Datuk Lee Chong Wei was crowned the 2017 All England champion last Sunday, it almost felt like a movie unfolding into reality. He was not even supposed to play!  The 34-year-old tore his medial collateral ligament (MC) in his left knee and...

#AllEngland: What went wrong for V Shem-Wee Kiong?

World's number 1 men's doubles duo Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong crashed out of 2017 All England quarter finals last week. The pair failed to outclass 6th seeded Li Junhui-Liu Yuchen of China, as the Chinese pair defeated them 19-21, 21-17,...

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