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Lagos International - Nigeria dominates in doubles event

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Published: 08 June 2014
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Lagos: Nigerian players put up a good display on the final day of the Lagos International Badminton Classics by dominating the doubles event.

In the mixed doubles, the pair of Enejoh Abah and Tosin Atolagbe started the campaign when they beat South Africa’s Andries Malan and Jennnifer Fry 26-24, 22-20.South Africa and Nigeria are two strong badminton countries from Africa

It was an all Nigerian affair in the women’s doubles final, as Dorcas Adesokan and Maria Buraimoh displayed good combination to beat Tosin Atolagbe and Fatima Azeez 21-19, 22-20.

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Chan Peng Soon concerns about lack of chemistry

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Published: 08 June 2014
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Kuala Lumpur: Mixed doubles specialist Chan Peng Soon said it is hard to produce good results if he and his partner, Lai Pei Jing don't have the right chemistry to get it done.Hope Chan Peng Soon and Lai Pei Jing can develop their chemistry rather quickly.

BAM decided to pair 21-year-old Pei Jing with Peng Soon in Commonwealth Games squad after his longtime partner Goh Liu Ying underwent surgery on her knees last month. Koo Kien Keat- Chin Eei Hui defeated Nathan Robertson and Jenny Wallwork of England 22-20, 21-12 to win the mixed doubles gold in the 2010 New Delhi Commonwelath Games.

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Boon Heong excluded for the best interest of the team

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Published: 07 June 2014
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Kuala Lumpur: After Tan Boon Heong's hugely controversial omission from the Commonwealth Games squad, Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) deputy president Datuk Norza Zakaria explained the decision to leave Boon Heong off the roster was the right decision.Hope Tan Boon Heong could prove his haters wrong, and to rejuvenate his career

"We are can only send five men and five women to the Commonwealth games. From the Thomas Cup performance, Wee Kiong-V Shem are the best option for men's doubles," said Norza.

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Ng Hui Lin and Ng Hui Ern are ready to get back to business

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Published: 07 June 2014
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Kuala Lumpur: Congratulations to Ng Hui Lin and Ng Hui Ern who finally graduated and are the proud owner of Economics degree from Loughborough University in Britain. And they are excited to play badminton again!Former internationals Ng Hui Lin and Ng Hui Ern are keen to rejoin the national badminton team after completing their studies in June

Hui Lin will meet with Tengku Tan Sri Mahaleel Tengku Ariff, president of Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) on Sunday to explore chances of returning to the Malaysia national team as either a women's doubles player or a mixed doubles player.

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Chris and Gabby Adcock in England team at Glasgow 2014

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Published: 07 June 2014
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London: Chris and Gabby Adcock are the first married couple to represent England at the Commonwealth Games.

Chris Adcock will also partner with Andrew Ellis in the men's doubles event.Adcock couple in England badminton team

Rajiv Ouseph who won the silver medal in the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi is the only men's singles player in the England team.

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