More Badminton Stories

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...

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...

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 breezes past P.V. Sindhu enter Japan Open last 8

Tokyo: Unseeded Nozomi Okuhara showcased her brilliance once more as the never gets tired Japanese player swept past her rival in the World Championships...

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)...