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Taufik survives second round scare

Primastuti Handayani, The Jakarta Post, Madrid Defending champion Taufik Hidayat of Indonesia survived a test posed by Kestutis Navickas of Lithuania in the second round of the 2006 World Badminton Championships...

Bao makes quick work of rival to move into last 16

CHINA'S Bao Chunlai yesterday made the most of his superior racket speed to book a place in the last 16 of the world badminton championships with a 21-13 21-14 victory over Juergen Koch of Austria. ...

Rexy: Players more fired up to win

MALAYSIA are already one pair down following the withdrawal of the Chan Chong Ming-Koo Kien Keat partnership but national doubles coach Rexy Mainaky does not think that it will affect the chances of the remaining two combinations. He feels that Choong Tan Fook-Lee Wan Wah and Mohd Fairuzizuan Tazari-Lin Woon Fui are now...

Chong Ming rushes home following fathers demise (pic)

THE second ranked national men's doubles combination of Chan Chong Ming-Koo Kien Keat are out of the World Championships in Madrid without even getting on court.  ...

Lee, Lin breeze into 3rd round

Top seed Lee Chongwei beat German Bjoern Joppien in straight sets in the second round on Wednesday to move one step closer to a possible encounter with seventh seed Chinese Bao Chunlai in the quarterfinals of the World Badminton Championships. The second seed Lin Dan of China also found no trouble in disposing of Canadian...

Top guns advance

Defending champion Taufik Hidayat of Indonesia fought back from a game down to overcome Kestutis Navickas of Lithuania 19-21, 21-15, 21-10 and book his place in the last 16 of the world championships on Wednesday. Hidayat, who has recently recovered from injury and is unseeded, was put under heavy pressure by Navickas and went...

Hallam too strong for Karachkova (pic)

England's Tracey Hallam reached the third round of the World Badminton Championships with a comfortable win over Ella Karachkova in Madrid. ...

World Badminton Championships Result

MADRID, Spain Results Wednesday from the World Badminton Championships at the Palacio de los Deportes (seedings in parentheses):   ...

Bao and Lee make winning start in Madrid

By Simon Baskett MADRID (Reuters) - China's Bao Chunlai eased into the second round of the badminton world championship...

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