Lee Chong Wei's Olympic dream flickers again
Lee Chong Wei's Olympic dream flickers again

Lee Chong Wei`s dream of winning Olympic gold is back on after the Badminton World Federation (BWF) gave him the benefit of the doubt following a positive doping test.

Lee Chong Wei handed backdated eight-month ban for doping
Lee Chong Wei handed backdated eight-month ban for doping

Malaysian shuttler Lee Chong Wei was handed a backdated eight-month ban for doping by the Badminton World Federation on Monday, keeping alive the former world number one`s dream of winning gold at the Rio Olympics next year.

Indian-origin Prakash Vijaynath nominated for BWF Athletes' Commission
Indian-origin Prakash Vijaynath nominated for BWF Athletes' Commission

Indian-origin Prakash Vijayanath has been nominated for the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Athletes' Commission.

Suspended shuttler Lee Chong Wei nominated for Malaysian award
Suspended shuttler Lee Chong Wei nominated for Malaysian award

Former badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei has been nominated for Malaysia`s 2014 sportsman of the year award despite being provisionally suspended for a doping offence.

Suspended Lee Chong Wei eyes SEA Games spot
Suspended Lee Chong Wei eyes SEA Games spot

Former Badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei is confident he will be cleared from a failed dope test and will find a place in the Malaysian squad for the Southeast Asian Games in June.

Former doubles champ warns on match-fixing
Former doubles champ warns on match-fixing

A former doubles world champion has called on badminton chiefs to take corruption in the sport more seriously, a report said Tuesday, after two top Danish players revealed they were approached to fix matches. 

Indonesia asks BWF to wise up on match-fixing
Indonesia asks BWF to wise up on match-fixing

Badminton World Federation (BWF) should work harder to stamp out match-fixing in the sport, former doubles world champion Rexy Mainaky said.

Lee Chong Wei returns home from doping hearing hoping for mercy
Lee Chong Wei returns home from doping hearing hoping for mercy

Former badminton number one Lee Chong Wei returned home to Malaysia on Monday and said he faced a three-week wait for the verdict from his doping hearing.

Lee Chong Wei doping hearing starts in Amsterdam
Lee Chong Wei doping hearing starts in Amsterdam

Malaysian ace Lee Chong Wei`s long-awaited doping hearing opened before a three-member Badminton World Federation panel Saturday in Amsterdam, a BWF official said, where the former world number one has vowed to clear his name.

Saina Nehwal drops a place to World No. 2
Saina Nehwal drops a place to World No. 2

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal's stay at the top of the table was cut short as she dropped a place to be World No. 2 in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings released on Thursday.

Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth look to good progress in Malaysia Open
Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth look to good progress in Malaysia Open

Fresh from victories in the Indian Open, leading Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth will look to continue their progress at the $500,000 Malaysia Open Superseries Premier at the Putra Stadium here.

Saina Nehwal, first Indian Woman to become World No.1
Saina Nehwal, first Indian Woman to become World No.1

Come Thursday when the Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings are revised, Saina Nehwal will become the first Indian woman to be ranked No.1 in singles.

Shuttler Parupalli Kashyap drops to No.13 in BWF rankings
Shuttler Parupalli Kashyap drops to No.13 in BWF rankings

Indian shuttler Parupalli Kashyap dropped a place to be positioned No.13 in the men's singles rankings released by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) on Thursday.

Sudirman Cup draw settled
Sudirman Cup draw settled

The Badminton World Federation (BWF) finally settled the Sudirman Cup draw placing Singapore, Netherlands, Canada and Spain in Group 2A while Hong Kong, the United States, France and Brazil have been put in Group 2B following Thursday's redraw here.

Saina Nehwal regains World No 2 spot after All England show
Saina Nehwal regains World No 2 spot after All England show

Riding on her stupendous performance at the prestigious All England Championship, India's ace shuttler Saina Nehwal today regained the world number two spot again in the latest rankings released by the Badminton World Federation.

Banned Lee Chong Wei hopeful of Olympic spot after getting hearing
Banned Lee Chong Wei hopeful of Olympic spot after getting hearing

Former badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei is hoping to be back on court for the start of the 2016 Olympic qualifiers in May after finally being given an April date for a hearing into his failed dope test.

Lee Chong Wei doping hearing set for April 11
Lee Chong Wei doping hearing set for April 11

The Badminton World Federation (BWF) has set April 11 for the long-awaited doping hearing involving Malaysian badminton ace Lee Chong Wei, a top official said Tuesday.

Big challenge awaits Indian shuttlers pre Rio Olympic Games: Pullela Gopichand
Big challenge awaits Indian shuttlers pre Rio Olympic Games: Pullela Gopichand

A very big challenge awaits the Indian shuttlers ahead of next year's Rio Olympic Games in their quest to improve their world rankings before the cut-off date of May, 2016, according to chief national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand on Friday.

Chen Long emerges champion in BWF Superseries Finals
Chen Long emerges champion in BWF Superseries Finals

Reigning World Champion Chen Long of China demolished Denmark's Hans-Kristian Vittinghus 21-16, 21-10 to win the men's singles crown of the $1,000,000 Badminton World Federation (BWF) Superseries Finals at the Hamdan Sports Complex here Sunday.

Saina Nehwal loses in semis of Superseries Finals
Saina Nehwal loses in semis of Superseries Finals

Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal Saturday lost in the semi-final of the $1,000,000 Badminton World Federation (BWF) Superseries Finals here.