Latest Badminton News and Articles

Minh defeats Chong to hold onto Challenge title (pic)

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News
Published: 07 July 2008
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 843
HA NOI — Nguyen Tien Minh came from behind to successfully defend his title at the Viet Nam Challenge – Robot Cup badminton tournament, which closed yesterday at HCM City’s Phan Dinh Phung Gymnasium.
Image
Smashing performance: Host player Nguyen Tien Minh makes a return to Malaysian Chong Wei Feng in the men’s final match of the Viet Nam Robot Challenge. Minh successfully defended his title after winning 17-21, 21-10, 26-24. — VNA/VNS Photo The Anh

 

Joy for Lydia, but it’s heartbreak for Wei Feng (pic)

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News
Published: 07 July 2008
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 937

KUALA LUMPUR: It was heartbreak for men’s singles shuttler Chong Wei Feng but Lydia Cheah finally landed her first senior international title at the Vietnam Challenge in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday.

Back-up shuttler Wei Feng was on the brink of winning his first international title outside of the country when he took an 11-4 and 20-17 lead in the rubber game of the final against top seed Nguyen Tien Minh of Vietnam but the Malaysian Satellite champion went down 21-17, 10-21, 24-26.

Image
Sweet victory: Lydia Cheah defeated Hung Shih-han of Taiwan to win her first senior international women’s singles title.

 

Beijing's Badminton Draw Date Brought Forward

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News
Published: 07 July 2008
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 1237
KUALA LUMPUR, July 7 (Bernama) -- The draw date for the Beijing Olympic Games (BWF) badminton competition has been brought forward to July 26 from Aug 4 to ensure better scheduling of television broadcast of the events.
 
Read More Comment (0) Hits: 1237

Vietnam’s best male badminton player wins Robot title (pic)

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News
Published: 07 July 2008
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 844

Tien Minh, Vietnam’s number one male badminton player, came from behind to defeat Malaysian fourth seed Chong Wei Feng at the Robot Challenge 2008 final in Ho Chi Minh City Sunday.

Image
Top seed Tien Minh in action in the Robot Challenge 2008 badminton tournament men’s singles final in Ho Chi Minh City Sunday.

 

 

Shuttler Saina cracks top-20 of world ranking (pic)

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News
Published: 03 July 2008
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 978
India's top women's shuttler Saina Nehwal received a major boost ahead of the Beijing Olympics in August as she cracked the top-20 singles ranking for the first time in her career.
Image
Saina
 

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

Replays: Hong Kong Open 2014

2014 Hong Kong Open Badminton videos

Watch Replays

Related Badminton News

  • Recent News
  • Popular
Chen Long beats Kidambi Srikanth to reach Hong Kong Open final

Hong Kong: Top seed China’s Chen Long prevented Kidambi Sr

Vivian Hoo-Woon Khe Wei win most outstanding athletes for 2013-14

Putrajaya: National women’s badminton doubles pair Vivian

Lin Dan pulls out of Hong Kong Open

Hong Kong: Lin Dan arrived in Hong Kong on Monday, a day bef

The love story of Derek Wong and Vanessa Neo

By Cheryl Tay The love story of Singapore badminton players

Carolina Marin Receives Sport Merit Royal Order

Madrid: The winner of 2014 BWF Badminton World Championships

Video: Badminton is the most "dangerous" sport on earth

Hanoi: Thanks to the quick work of a match referee, no-one w

Recommended Videos

  • 2014 Malaysia Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Singapore Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Indonesia Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Hong Kong Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 India Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Korea Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Denmark Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Japan Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 World Championships - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 All England - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 World Superseries Finals - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 India Open - Badminton Videos
Previous Next