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.

Kidambi Srikanth​ bows out of Hong Kong Super Series
Kidambi Srikanth​ bows out of Hong Kong Super Series

India's campaign in the Hong Kong Super Series came to an end after young shuttler Kidambi Srikanth suffered a three-game loss to top seed Chen Long of China in the semifinals of the men's singles event of the USD 350,000 event, here.

K Srikanth wins, Saina Nehwal bows out of Hong Kong Open
K Srikanth wins, Saina Nehwal bows out of Hong Kong Open

 Young Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth continued his rampaging run in Kowloon and set up a semifinal clash with top seed Chinese Chen Long even as Saina Nehwal suffered a stunning loss in the women's singles quarterfinals at the Hong Kong Super Series, here on Friday.

Drugs-hit Lee Chong Wei fears world, Olympic chance gone
Drugs-hit Lee Chong Wei fears world, Olympic chance gone

Malaysian badminton ace Lee Chong Wei fears he will never realise his dream of becoming world and Olympic champion after he was suspended for failing a drugs test, a report said Wednesday.

Lee Chong Wei to fly to Norway for doping test: Report
Lee Chong Wei to fly to Norway for doping test: Report

Malaysia`s badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei, who is reported to have failed an initial doping test, will travel to Norway on Sunday for follow-up testing, media said Wednesday.

Malaysian badminton officials "shocked" over doping claims
Malaysian badminton officials "shocked" over doping claims

Malaysian badminton officials expressed "shock" on Sunday in their first response to doping allegations following reports that world number one Lee Chong Wei failed a test.

Chinese shuttlers sweep golds at Denmark Open
Chinese shuttlers sweep golds at Denmark Open

 

Odense (Denmark): Chinese shuttlers Chen Long and Li Xuerui won the men's and women's singles titles as their country swept all the gold medals at the $600,000 Denmark Open Super Series Premier at the Odense Sports Park here.

Parupalli Kashyap goes down in Denmark Open semis
Parupalli Kashyap goes down in Denmark Open semis

Leading Indian shuttler Parupalli Kashyap fought valiantly but went down to reigning World Champion Chen Long of China in the men's singles semi-final of the $600,000 Denmark Open Super Series Premier being played at Odense Saturday.

Parupalli Kashyap stuns Jan O. Jorgensen to enter Denmark Open semis
Parupalli Kashyap stuns Jan O. Jorgensen to enter Denmark Open semis

Leading male shuttler Parupalli Kashyap created a huge upset in the Denmark Open super Series Premier, defeating local favourite and World No.3 Jan O. Jorgensen to storm into semi-final of the badminton tournament.

'Super Dan' takes gold in epic final
'Super Dan' takes gold in epic final

Badminton king Lin Dan saw off world champion Chen Long in an epic Asian Games final on Monday as he successfully defended his title and showed he can still dominate the sport at 30.

Asian Games: Lin Dan shatters Lee Chong Wei's golden dreams
Asian Games: Lin Dan shatters Lee Chong Wei's golden dreams

China's Olympic champion Lin Dan shattered world number one Lee Chong Wei's dreams of Asian Games gold today with a 22-20, 12-21, 21-9 victory in the semi-finals.

Asian Games: Not cool - China accuse South Korea over AC
Asian Games: Not cool - China accuse South Korea over AC

China`s badminton head coach Li Yongbo has accused hosts South Korea of deliberately manipulating the air conditioning during their men`s team final at the Asian Games.

Asian Games: Veteran Lee is South Korea`s secret badminton weapon
Asian Games: Veteran Lee is South Korea`s secret badminton weapon

Veteran comeback kid Lee Hyun-Il spoke of his pride at sealing gold for the South Korea badminton men`s team against China after being recalled from retirement as the hosts` secret weapon.

Asian Games: Chen slays Lee as China reach badminton final
Asian Games: Chen slays Lee as China reach badminton final

Badminton world champion Chen Long smashed Malaysian world number one Lee Chong Wei in the men`s team semi-final Monday, helping China to book a place in the battle for gold.

World class shuttlers set to light up Incheon Asian Games
World class shuttlers set to light up Incheon Asian Games

A quick look at the world rankings offers proof that the region`s players remain the dominant force in badminton today with the Asian Games tournament set to be one of the most keenly contested and highest class events at the Incheon gathering.

Lee Chong Wei sorry after another final failure on national day
Lee Chong Wei sorry after another final failure on national day

A crestfallen Lee Chong Wei and the Malaysian Badminton Association (BAM) were left apologising to the nation after their independence day celebrations were soured by the much-loved shuttler`s defeat in the world championship final.

Chen Long wins world title as Lee Chong Wei falls short again
Chen Long wins world title as Lee Chong Wei falls short again

China`s Chen Long edged out top seed Lee Chong Wei in a thrilling match to win the men`s final at the World Badminton Championships on Sunday, handing the Malaysian world number one his third successive defeat in a world championship decider. 

Another heartbreak for Lee Chong Wei at World Badminton Championships
Another heartbreak for Lee Chong Wei at World Badminton Championships

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Copenhagen: Lee Chong Wei's dream of becoming a world champion once again crumbled on Sunday. Playing in his third successive Badminton World Championships final, world number one from Malaysia lost to Chen Long of China.

China secures two golds in badminton worlds, Chen Long in final
China secures two golds in badminton worlds, Chen Long in final

China has secured the women's and mixed doubles gold medals at the World Badminton Championships while its Chen Long has set up a men's title clash with top-seeded Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia.

Lee Chong Wei joins main rivals in last 16 at World Badminton Championship
Lee Chong Wei joins main rivals in last 16 at World Badminton Championship

World number one Lee Chong Wei marched on in his bid for an elusive world championship title as he strolled into the last 16 to follow suit with his leading rivals in Copenhagen on Wednesday.