Latest Badminton News and Articles

Freezing conditions but our shuttlers are not complaining

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News Published: 25 January 2011
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 652

PETALING JAYA: A winter storm welcomed the Malaysian team when they arrived in Seoul yesterday for the South Korea Open.

The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) general manager, Kenny Goh, who accompanied the team, said yesterday that the temperature was -5°C.

“It dips to -10°C at night. The locals are saying that it is one of the coldest winters for them. But our team have settled down here,” he said in a telephone interview.

“The players had a chance to play in the stadium today. They had a good warm-up session for about two hours. They are keeping themselves warm here.”

The Open, which is the second leg of the BWF World Super Series, starts today with the qualifying tournament and Malaysia’s Mohd Zakry Abdul Latif-Hoon Thien How and Chan Chong Ming-Lee Wan Wah will open their campaigns against Singaporeans Terry Yeo Zhao Jiang-Liu Yi and China’s Hong Wei-Shen Ye respectively.

  • No comments found

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

Replays: World Champs 2014

playbutton-2014-square-world-championships
Watch Replays
  • Recent News
  • Popular
Koo Kien Keat says farewell in rubber game loss

Copenhagen: Goodbye, Kien Keat. Koo Kien Keat, one of the m

P.V. Sindhu reaches semis, Saina Nehwal crashes out

Copenhagen: On Friday, P.V. Sindhu outlasted second seed Wan

World Champs run ends for Hoon Thien How/Tan Wee Kiong

Copenhagen: The sole men's doubles representative of Malaysi

Lin Dan joins torch relay for 2014 Youth Olympics

Nanjing: Two times Olympic gold medalist Lin Dan was one of

Chan Peng Soon to split with Lai Pei Jing

Kuala Lumpur: Despite gradual progress towards stabilization

The love story of Derek Wong and Vanessa Neo

By Cheryl Tay The love story of Singapore badminton players

Recommended Videos

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