Saina requests BWF to conduct video conference

Ace India shuttler Saina Nehwal has requested the Badminton World Federation to conduct a video conference after the BWF insisted her to meet the media even if she misses the Super Series Finals in Chinese Taipei due to injury.

Canada shuttlers to stay on despite federation`s advise

Badminton Canada has advised its
shuttlers to pull out of the on-going World Badminton
Championship before India`s Independence Day.

BWF concerned over Austrians pulling out without informing it

A miffed Badminton World Federation today said it was a matter of concern that Austrian shuttlers have pulled out of the World Championships here
without consulting the world body.

`Substantial security` in place for the event: BWF

The Badminton World Federation
today regretted the pull out by two Austrian players of the
on-going World Championship but said the organisers have put
in place a "substantial security overlay" for the elite event.

Coach suspected with H1N1 infection quarantined: BWF

The Badminton World Federation today admitted that a Malaysian coach with suspected symptoms of H1N1 virus was quarantined.