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Mar 21, 2019
Former World No 6 badminton star Joachim Persson banned for 18 months over 'irregular results'Persson, a former World No 6, was found guilty of "four violations of the code of conduct in relation to betting, wagering and irregular match results".
Feb 19, 2019
National Championships: Decoding Saina Nehwal's continued dominance over PV SindhuSaina is susceptible to deception, and has a poor record against Tai Tzu Ying (whose strokeplay she finds “maddening”), but Sindhu does not possess that kind of artistry, and therefore finds it difficult to breach Saina’s citadel.
Dec 26, 2018
PV Sindhu, Sameer Verma only redeeming feature for Indian badminton as below-par performances bring forgettable year to endA prolonged period of frustration for PV Sindhu, when she ended runner-up in seven successive finals – some of them massive ones like the Olympics and World Championships – finally came to an end when she beat three of the world’s top players.
Dec 06, 2018
Badminton World Federation bans former council member Raj Gaya for life over alleged misuse of fundsBadminton’s world body has banned for life and fined Mauritian former council member Raj Gaya after a hearing over alleged misuse of funds, including money intended for an Olympic athlete.
Nov 30, 2018
India to host Sudirman Cup in 2023; BWF awards five major tournaments between 2019 and 2025 to ChinaIndia has received the green light to host the Sudirman Cup in 2023 with BWF having unveiled a total of 18 hosts for upcoming major events for the next seven years.
Nov 22, 2018
Syed Modi International 2018: Injury-enforced retirements and defeats of top-seeded doubles pairs raise eyebrowsThe Badminton World Federation (BWF) and the tournament organisers refrained from making any statements about the manner in which the top three doubles pairs ended their campaign.
Oct 16, 2018
Denmark Open: Kidambi Srikanth identifies chinks in armour, but focuses on improvement ahead of European circuitNow, with not much time remaining in 2018, Srikanth only target is to improve as results become secondary when things aren't turning in his favour.
Sep 22, 2018
Three-time Olympic silver medallist Lee Chong Wei battling nose cancer, confirms Badminton Association of MalaysiaMalaysia's three-time Olympic silver medallist Lee Chong Wei is battling nose cancer, the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) confirmed on Saturday.
Jul 24, 2018
India's brilliant performance in CWG 2018 has provided platform for Table Tennis to grow, says ITTF CEOIndia delivered its best performance in TT at the CWG, bagging a record haul of eight medals, including an unprecedented gold in the women's team and singles event. The star of the stellar campaign was Manika Batra, who ended with four medals including two gold.
Jul 14, 2018
Thailand Open 2018: PV Sindhu sails past Soniia Cheah, to clash with Indonesia’s Gregoria Tunjung in semi-finalsPV Sindhu’s demolition of Cheah’s challenge sets her up for a Saturday meeting with Gregoria Mariska Tunjung of Indonesia, ranked a modest No 29.