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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...

Goh Soon Huat-Shevon Jemie Lai enter Japan Open second round

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...

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...

Lee Chong Wei on course for record seventh Japan Open title

Tokyo: Lee Chong Wei is now one win away from becoming the most successful male player in Japan Open history after blowing past No....

Lee Chong Wei advances, Lin Dan ousted at Japan Open

Tokyo: Lee Chong Wei was through to the Japan Open semifinals, while No. 7 seed Lin Dan was headed home. The fifth-seeded Lee cruised past...

Nozomi Okuhara faces Carolina Marin in Japan Open semis

Tokyo: The 2017 women's singles World Champion Nozomi Okuhara's run of strong form continued when the unseeded Japanese player battled past Zhang Beiwen of...