Lee, Shixian clinch All England titles

Malaysian World No.1 Lee Chong Wei and Chinese World No.3 Shixian Wang clinched the men`s and women`s singles titles, respectively, of the $400,000 All England Open Badminton Championships at the National Indoor Arena here Sunday.

Nehwal Saina clears first hurdle at All England Championship

Saina Nehwal began her All England Badminton Championship campaign with a comfortable win over Scotland`s Kirsty Gilmour here Wednesday. But India`s top male players, Parupalli Kashyap and Kidambi Srikanth, lost their opening round matches.

Jwala-Ashwini fail to enter All England main draw

Women`s doubles specialists Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa failed to make the main draw of the $400,000 All England Open Badminton Championships at the National Indoor Arena here Tuesday.

Jay Z makes diva demands on tour

Rapper Jay-Z has put forward some diva demands for his tour, insisting on peanut butter and jam sandwiches.