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Carolina Marin sets up Japan Open final with He Bingjiao after...

Tokyo: Two-time women's singles world champion Carolina Marin barely broke a sweat in Japan Open semi-finals, as she was handed a walkover by the...

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KUALA LUMPUR: After their quarter-final exit at the Korea Open last week, Goh Soon Huat-Shevon Jemie Lai have fought tooth and nail to be...

Lee Chong Wei hits the fastest smash in the world at...

Tokyo: Former World No. 1 Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia has recorded the fastest smash in the men’s singles competition during the Japan Open...

Hong Wei, Bao Yixin, Luo Ying and Luo Yu retire from...

Kuala Lumpur: Hong Wei, Bao Yixin, Luo Ying and Luo Yu have announced their retirements from professional badminton, confirmed by Badminton World Federation (BWF)...

Viktor Axelsen beats Lee Chong Wei to win Japan Open title...

Tokyo: Viktor Axelsen of Denmark who outlasted five-time World champion Lin Dan of China to end Denmark's 20-year drought in men's singles at the...

Carolina Marin wins Japan Open

Tokyo: Rio Olympic champion Carolina Marin of Spain bagged the women's singles title at the $325,000 Japan Open Superseries badminton championships that was held...