• Chong Wei Feng withdraws ahead of Sabah Open

    Kuala Lumpur: In an unfortunate finish to the year of 2014, Malaysia's number two men's singles player Chong Wei Feng’s was forced to withdraw from Sabah Open badminton championships before it starts on Wednesday in Kota Kinabalu, due to an ankle injury he sustained during the Axiata Cup.Wish Chong Wei Feng a speedy recovery

    Wish Chong Wei Feng a speedy recovery

  • Norza thinks Malaysia rely on Lee Chong Wei too much

    Kuala Lumpur: Deputy president of the Badminton Association of Malaysia’s (BAM) Datuk Mohamad Norza Zakaria was disappointed after Malaysia lost to Asia All-Stars last Sunday for the consolation third-fourth place match based on overall points scored.

    "There were two reasons for our failure at the Axiata Cup. First, we were relying too much on Chong Wei. Secondly, we were expecting senior players such as Chong Wei Feng and Daren Liew to deliver," said Norza.BAM should start giving young shuttler such as Lim Chi Wing (right) more exposure at the senior level tournament

    BAM should start giving young shuttler such as Lim Chi Wing (right) more exposure at the senior level tournament

  • Malaysia complete 4th in Axiata Cup

    Kuala Lumpur: In the battle for the third and fourth place of Axiata Cup, Malaysia lost to Asia All-Stars based on overall points scored.

    All-Stars Asia and Malaysia were tied 2-2 after each team won two of the four matches played. Nonetheless, victory went to Asia All-Stars based on the overall number of points scored in the games played when they collected 147 points compared to only 140 garnered by the Malaysia squad.Chan Peng Soon and Lai Pei Jing play beautifully on Sunday, hope the coaches can keep this winning combination intact

    Chan Peng Soon and Lai Pei Jing play beautifully on Sunday, hope the coaches can keep this winning combination intact

  • Indonesia beat Malaysia, to play Thailand in Axiata Cup final

    Kuala Lumpur: Indonesian advanced to the Axiata Cup final even though they settled for a 2-2 draw with Malaysia in the semi-final of 2014 Axiata Cup held in Kuala Lumpur Cheras Stadium on Saturday. The 2012 Axiata Cup Champion Indonesia qualified for the final based on a tournament format which Indonesia had won two more games than Malaysia.Chong Wei Feng suffers a tough loss in the semi-finall of Axiata Cup

    Chong Wei Feng suffers a tough loss in the semi-finall of Axiata Cup

  • Kopiko Purple League: Kepong BC edge Bangsar Hawks BC 16-7

    Kuala Lumpur: The Kepong BC was taking full advantage of having Chong Wei Feng and Tan Boon Heong returned to its lineup after both players helped qualified Malaysia for the Axiata Cup semi-finals in Jakarta two days ago.Given proper training and exposure, 17-year old Loh Kean Yew has the potential to rise to stardom

    Given proper training and exposure, 17-year old Loh Kean Yew has the potential to rise to stardom

  • Axiata Cup: Thailand oust Malaysia 3-1

    Jakarta: After being vanquished by Indonesia in humiliating fashion at the Axiata Cup on Saturday, Malaysia were forced to adjust their rotation and get contributions from other players.

    Daren Liew who replaced Chong Wei Feng in the men's singles event, came out of the gate firing, blasted past Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk of Thailand 21-18, 21-9 in just 31 minutes.Daren Liew plays can a fast paced badminton against Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk

    Daren Liew plays can a fast paced badminton against Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk

  • Axiata Cup: Indonesia crush Malaysia 4-0

    Jakarta: Indonesia thrashed Malaysia 4-0 in their third preliminary round match of the 2014 Axiata Cup Badminton Tournament at Bratama Arena in Jakarta on Saturday.

    Indonesia's first men's singles Dionysius Hayom Rumbaka who lost to Chong Wei Feng in the second singles tie at the Thomas Cup quarter-finals in May, didn't let the history to repeat itself. He erased memories of his Thomas Cup straight games loss to dispatch Chong Wei Feng 21-19, 21-11.Muhammad Ahsan and Markis Kido play the first men's doubles for Indonesia at the 2014 Axiata Cup

    Muhammad Ahsan and Markis Kido play the first men's doubles for Indonesia at the 2014 Axiata Cup

  • Axiata Cup: Chong Wei Feng leads Malaysia past Asia All Stars

    Jakarta: The 2013 Axiata Cup champion beat Asia All Stars 3-1 at the Britama Arena in Jakarta on Friday.

    Malaysian team captain Chong Wei Feng handed Malaysia the first point by defeating world number 14 Hu Yun of Hong Kong 21-18, 15-21, 21-16 in the men's singles tie. Chan Peng Soon and Lai Pei Jing deliver the winning point for Malaysia

    Chan Peng Soon and Lai Pei Jing deliver the winning point for Malaysia

  • Malaysia hope for good turnout in Axiata Cup without Lee Chong Wei

    Kuala Lumpur: With the absence of world number one Lee Chong Wei, it would be an uphill task for team Malaysia to defend the trophy at the 2014 Axiata Cup tournament. Malaysia defeated Thailand 3-1 to win the cup in 2013.The World No 1 Lee Chong Wei guided Malaysia to a 3-1 Axiata Cup win over Thailand in 2013.

    The World No 1 Lee Chong Wei guided Malaysia to a 3-1 Axiata Cup win over Thailand in 2013.

  • Hong Kong Open: Wang Yihan upset by Tee Jing Yi

    Hong Kong: Tee Jing Yi of Malaysia made it to the women's singles quarter-finals at Hong Kong Open with a huge upset over No. 2 seed Wang Yihan of China on Thursday.Tee Jing Yi plays her first ever Superseries quarter-final on Friday

    Tee Jing Yi plays her first ever Superseries quarter-final on Friday


    Tee who was trailing 17-19 in the first set, raised her energy to reel off four straight points to win the game 21-19; however, Wang responded with very aggressive play to overwhelm her and Tee lost 14-21 in the second set. In the third set, Tee managed to keep a cool head and eventually started to take advantage of Wang's unforced errors to close out the decider with 21-15.

    Unseeded Liu Xin of China also pulled off another major upset by outlasting her teammate top seed Wang Shixian 21-16,9-21,21-15.

  • Hong Kong Open: Chen Long, Chong Wei Feng reach 2nd round

    Hong Kong: Top seed Chen Long who was knocked out by Marc Zwiebler of Germany in the second round of China Open last week, notched an opening-round victory in Hong Kong Open after defeating India's Ajay Jayaram 21-13,21-7 in just 34 minutes.Chen Long is the top favorite at Hong Kong Open

    Chen Long is the top favorite at Hong Kong Open

  • China Open: Chen Long & Chong Wei Feng out, Lin Dan moves into 3rd round

    Fuzhou: World number two Chen Long from China who won last year's China Open, was out of the 2014 tournament after falling to world number 25, Marc Zwiebler of Germany 21-13, 23-25, 19-21 in 85 minutes on Thursday.

    Chen Long netted an easy first game victory with 21-13 in just 18 minutes. Chen was leading by 17-10 in the second set before the resilient Zwiebler stormed back to level the score at 18-18, 19-19, and eventually won the second set 25-23; Chen Long and Marc Zwiebler again stayed neck and neck in the decider; Marc Zwiebler managed to stayed calm to eventually pull off the upset by defeating Chen 21-19. Marc Zwiebler console Chen Long after beating him at the second round of China Open

    Marc Zwiebler console Chen Long after beating him at the second round of China Open

  • China Open: Chong Wei Feng, Chen Long, Lin Dan in 2nd round

    Fuzhou: The second men's singles player from Malaysia Chong Wei Feng completed a sensationally shocking first round match by upsetting world No. 7 Son Wan-ho of South Korea 21-14, 22-20 in 48 minutes.

    Top seed Chen Long also made a successful start to defend his China Open title with a comfortable win over Tien Minh Nguyen on Wednesday with 21-17, 21-8.Lin Dan is eyeing for another title at China Open

  • World Champs Day 2: Chong Wei Feng Ousted

    Copenhagen: Malaysia’s second men’s singles -  Chong Wei Feng suffered a devastating first round exit on day 2 of badminton World Championships at Copenhagen.

    The 16th seed Malaysian wasted a six-point lead in the second set and a five-point advantage in the rubber game for a 21-17, 22-24, 16-21 defeat to England's Rajiv Ouseph in 65 minutes.Chong Wei Feng (yellow) vs Rajiv Ouseph

    Chong Wei Feng (yellow) vs Rajiv Ouseph

  • Wei Feng relies on Rashid to spark turnaround

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia's second men's singles, Chong Wei Feng was handed a danger filled path at the 2014 World Championships in Copenhagen. He plays his first round match against England’s Rajiv Ouseph, India's rising star Kidambi Srikanth in second round, and if he survives both matches, he would face Chen Long of China in third round.Chong Wei Feng will definitely benefits from Rashid Sidek's experience at the World Championships

    Chong Wei Feng will definitely benefits from Rashid Sidek's experience at the World Championships


  • Wei Feng: Lucky to be a teammate of Lee Chong Wei

    Kuala Lumpur: Lin Dan, the five-time world champion and two-time Olympic gold medalist has once said that Chong Wei Feng and Daren Liew are fortunate to have the opportunity to train and to learn from the world number one, Lee Chong Wei.Lee Chong Wei (left) and Chong Wei Feng enjoy a lighter moment during a practice session

    Lee Chong Wei (left) and Chong Wei Feng enjoy a lighter moment during a practice session

  • Current and former shuttlers stand behind Rashid Sidek

    Kuala Lumpur: Almost A week after president of Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) Tengku Mahaleel Tengku Ariff openly criticize men's singles coach for Daren Liew and Chong Wei Feng's disastrous performances at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, both players have decided to stand behind their coach over this finger-pointing saga.Chong Wei Feng (left) and Daren Liew are standing behind their coach

    Chong Wei Feng (left) and Daren Liew are standing behind their coach

  • Glasgow 2014: Chong Wei Feng & Daren Liew crash out

    Glasgow: Malaysia's hope to defend the Commonwealth Games men's singles title took a hit on Friday when Chong Wei Feng and Daren Liew both lost to their Indian opponents respectively.

    The 2012 French Open champion Daren Liew suffered his round of 8 loss to world number 22 Parupalli Kashyap of India 13-21, 14-21 in a match that lasted 38 minutes; while Chong Wei Feng managed to stay afloat to force a deciding game, he struggled against the 24 year-old R. M. V. Gurusaidutt of India the entire third set and eventually lost to the Indian 15-21, 21-8, 17-21.Lai Pei Jing-Lim Yin Loo ecstatic after 2-1 win over No 1 seed Shinta Mulia Sari and Yao Lei of Singapore

    Lai Pei Jing-Lim Yin Loo ecstatic after 2-1 win over No 1 seed Shinta Mulia Sari and Yao Lei of Singapore

  • Glasgow 2014: 6 of 8 Malaysian shuttlers progress to the quarters

    Glasgow: National singles Chong Wei Feng who was given the task to step into the shoes of injured Datuk Lee Chong Wei stayed on track to win the men's single gold medal at the Commonwealth Games. He has put on a clinic in the round of 16 to brush aside Tony Stephenson from Northern Ireland 21-15, 21-10. He will play R.M.V Gurusaidutt from India in the quarterfinals on Friday.Can Lai Pei Jing/Chan Peng Soon defend the mixed doubles gold for Malaysia?

    Can Lai Pei Jing/Chan Peng Soon defend the mixed doubles gold for Malaysia?

  • Glasgow 2014: One down, more to go for Malaysia

    Glasgow: Malaysia shuttlers showed great spirit in the first round of badminton individual events after winning gold medal in yesterday’s mixed team event.Malaysia win gold in mixed team event at Glasgow Commonwealth Games

    Malaysia win gold in mixed team event at Glasgow Commonwealth Games

    Chong Wei Feng who had a bye in the first round, will play Buwaneka Dullewa of Sri Lanka in the second round. Wei Feng felt relief to win a crucial point for Malaysia in the mixed team final.

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