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Tai Tzu Ying crashes out of China Open

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Tai Tzu Ying, PV Sindhu crashed out of Japan Open

Tokyo: Fatigue caught up with both World No. 1 Tai Tzu Ying of Taiwan and India's World No. 3 P.V. Sindhu as both Asian...

Kento Momota downs Lin Dan to reach Japan Open semis

Tokyo: Reigning World Champion Kento Momota of Japan stepped up his game, holding off badminton legend Lin Dan of China 21-8, 21-10 in the...

Kento Momota beats Khosit Phetpradab for first Japan Open title

Tokyo: World No. 4 Kento Momota fell to his knees, kissed the Japanese flag on his jersey. No need for mementos from this victory....

Selvaduray Kisona shows fighting spirit to win gold at Malaysian Games

Ipoh: The World No. 105 Selvaduray Kisona overcame muscle cramps to win the women's singles gold medal at the 19th Malaysia Games (SUKMA). Kisona who...

Lin Dan faces Kento Momota in Japan Open quarters

Tokyo: Lin Dan, the greatest badminton player of all time, survived the longest men's three-set singles match in the second round of the $700,000...