Chen Long beats Lee Chong Wei to retain world crown in Jakarta
Chen Long beats Lee Chong Wei to retain world crown in Jakarta

Top seed Chen Long retained his crown at the badminton world championships in Jakarta on Sunday, depriving Malaysia`s Lee Chong Wei of a gold medal in the men`s singles for a fourth successive time.

Jan O Jorgensen  to face Lee Chong Wei after Lin Dan upset at World Badminton Championship
Jan O Jorgensen to face Lee Chong Wei after Lin Dan upset at World Badminton Championship

Jan O. Jorgensen shattered Lin Dan`s dreams of a sixth world crown on Friday, defeating the Chinese badminton legend and booking a semi-final showdown against Malaysian superstar Lee Chong Wei in Jakarta.

Lee Chong Wei in top form, Chen Long begins world title defence
Lee Chong Wei in top form, Chen Long begins world title defence

World number one Chen Long`s bid to defend his world crown got off to a strong start Wednesday with the Chinese star dismissing Estonia` Raul Must in Jakarta.

Lee Chong Wei, Lin Dan rivalry flares up at Jakarta
Lee Chong Wei, Lin Dan rivalry flares up at Jakarta

The old rivalry between superstars Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan roared back into life at the world championships on Tuesday, with both players inviting the prospect of a semi-final showdown in Jakarta.

Lee Chong Wei chases maiden crown at Jakarta
Lee Chong Wei chases maiden crown at Jakarta

Lee Chong Wei blasted his way into the second round of the badminton world championships in Jakarta on Tuesday, bringing him a step closer to a possible clash with nemesis Lin Dan.

Chen Long hopeful for second world crown in Jakarta
Chen Long hopeful for second world crown in Jakarta

World number one Chen Long said Sunday he hopes to clinch a second straight badminton world crown in Indonesia next week, but women`s defending champion Carolina Marin is less confident after returning from injury just a fortnight ago.

Chen Long chases second world crown to cap stellar season
Chen Long chases second world crown to cap stellar season

Defending champion Chen Long heads into next week`s badminton world championships in Indonesia as firm favourite, but faces a challenge from a gutsy Lee Chong Wei who has come back strong after a recent doping ban.

Relieved Lee back in winner's circle, even if out of pocket
Relieved Lee back in winner's circle, even if out of pocket

The paltry Canadian Open winner`s cheque didn`t even cover the cost of his flight back to Malaysia but that mattered little to former world number one Lee Chong Wei who was just relieved to be a champion again.

Lee Chong Wei wins Canada Open to take back-to-back titles
Lee Chong Wei wins Canada Open to take back-to-back titles

Malaysia`s Lee Chong Wei continued his triumphant return following an eight-month doping ban by beating Hong Kong`s Angus Ng Ka Long to win the Canada Open on Sunday.

Lee Chong Wei wins first title since doping ban
Lee Chong Wei wins first title since doping ban

Former world number one Lee Chong Wei won the U.S. Open on Sunday to claim his first title since returning from an eight-month doping ban.

Attri-Reddy in finals of US Open; Praneeth, Jwala-Ashwini out
Attri-Reddy in finals of US Open; Praneeth, Jwala-Ashwini out

Indian men's doubles pair of Manu Attri and B Sumeeth Reddy reached the finals but it was curtains for B Sai Praneeth and women's doubles combo of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa at the US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament here.

Chong Wei Feng silences doubters with badminton gold for Malaysia
Chong Wei Feng silences doubters with badminton gold for Malaysia

Chong Wei Feng made an emphatic statement to Malaysia`s badminton selectors while Indonesia maintained an edge over their regional rivals with an epic victory in the Southeast Asian Games mixed doubles final on Tuesday.

Lee Chong Wei ends 10-year absence with 13-minute win at SEA Games
Lee Chong Wei ends 10-year absence with 13-minute win at SEA Games

Malaysia`s Lee Chong Wei spent just 13 minutes on court on Wednesday as he made a lightning start to what is likely to be his final SEA Games after returning from a drugs ban.

Lee Chong Wei happy to be team player in quest for individual goals
Lee Chong Wei happy to be team player in quest for individual goals

Former world number one Lee Chong Wei is by far the biggest name in the Southeast Asian Games` badminton tournament but the Malaysian shuttler is happy to keep his return from a doping ban low-key as he eyes bigger goals.

India lose 2-3 to Malaysia in Sudirman Cup
India lose 2-3 to Malaysia in Sudirman Cup

The lack of quality doubles players came back to haunt Indian badminton team as they suffered a 2-3 loss to Malaysia in their opening tie of the prestigious Sudirman Cup here on Monday.

Malaysia call on Lee Chong Wei for world championships
Malaysia call on Lee Chong Wei for world championships

Double Olympic silver medallist Lee Chong Wei will take part at the world championships later this year after Badminton Association of Malaysia controversially selected him on Monday at the expense of better-ranked shuttler Chong Wei Feng.

Lee Chong Wei roars back from doping ban with big win
Lee Chong Wei roars back from doping ban with big win

Former world number one Lee Chong Wei made an emphatic return from a doping ban as he demolished South Korea`s Lee Dong-Keun 21-12, 21-10 at the Sudirman Cup on Sunday.

Malaysian Lee Chong Wei denied world championship wildcard
Malaysian Lee Chong Wei denied world championship wildcard

The Badminton World Federation (BWF) have opted against giving twice Olympic silver medallist Lee Chong Wei a wildcard for the world championship, leaving Malaysia in an awkward selection position.

Lee Chong Wei starts on road to Olympics post doping case
Lee Chong Wei starts on road to Olympics post doping case

A chastened Lee Chong Wei returns to action at the Sudirman Cup on Sunday after a doping case which threatened to put paid to his career and Olympic title ambitions.

15-year-old to join Lee Chong Wei at SEA Games
15-year-old to join Lee Chong Wei at SEA Games

Malaysia have named 15-year-old shuttler Goh Jin Wei and former world number one Lee Chong Wei in their badminton squad for next month`s Southeast Asian Games.