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.

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.

Malaysian Open: Clash of the titans with Chen and Lin in finals
Malaysian Open: Clash of the titans with Chen and Lin in finals

World number one Chen Long and his illustrious compatriot Lin Dan will clash in the finals of the Malaysian Open on Sunday after both Chinese shuttlers overcame their opponents at the semi-final stage on Saturday.

All Malaysian athletes to have dope test before SEA Games
All Malaysian athletes to have dope test before SEA Games

All Malaysian athletes taking part in Southeast Asian Games in June will have undergone a doping test before arriving in Singapore, the country`s sports minister said.

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.

Sport lacks future 'star', says Indonesia's Taufik Hidayat
Sport lacks future 'star', says Indonesia's Taufik Hidayat

A stark warning about the future direction of the men`s game was issued on Tuesday by two of badminton’s recent greats on the eve of the All-England Championships.

Lin Dan still the best, says Peter Gade
Lin Dan still the best, says Peter Gade

Lin Dan`s return to the All-England Open for the first time in three years on Wednesday should show, despite his spasmodic appearances these days, that he is still the world`s best player.

Suspended Lee Chong Wei to lose top ranking to China's Chen Long
Suspended Lee Chong Wei to lose top ranking to China's Chen Long

Lee Chong Wei`s indefinite suspension for a doping violation will cost the Malaysian his top ranking with Chinese world champion Chen Long set to take over on Thursday after his World Superseries Finals triumph in Dubai.

Malaysia lament first absence from Masters Finals
Malaysia lament first absence from Masters Finals

Badminton `powerhouse` Malaysia lamented their absence from next week`s $1 million Super Series Masters Finals in Dubai and warned the current crop of shuttlers to buck up their ideas or risk being axed.

New Indian hero Kidambi Srikanth rises as Lee Chong Wei`s star falls
New Indian hero Kidambi Srikanth rises as Lee Chong Wei`s star falls

Overnight sensation Kidambi Srikanth will try to write more positive headlines for badminton this week in Hong Kong after he shocked the great Lin Dan in the China Open final -- just months after a meningitis scare.

Lin Dan hopes drugs-hit Lee Chong Wei returns soon
Lin Dan hopes drugs-hit Lee Chong Wei returns soon

China's badminton superstar Lin Dan said he hopes world number one Lee Chong Wei, who is embroiled in a doping scandal, is able to return to the sport soon, state media reported.

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.

Badminton great Lee Chong Wei provisionally suspended
Badminton great Lee Chong Wei provisionally suspended

Malaysian great Lee Chong Wei was Tuesday provisionally suspended by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) due to an apparent anti-doping regulation violation.

Positive test could spell the end for Lee Chong Wei
Positive test could spell the end for Lee Chong Wei

Lee Chong Wei has dominated the world rankings without ever capturing one of badminton`s biggest prizes and now the Malaysian`s hopes of a last shot at glory appear likely to have ended in an Oslo laboratory. 

Badminton World No.1 Lee Chong Wei denies using banned substances, hopes to clear name
Badminton World No.1 Lee Chong Wei denies using banned substances, hopes to clear name

Badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei on Saturday denied cheating or using banned substances after he failed a doping test. The Malaysian could end up facing a two-year ban.

Chong Wei fails drugs test, temporarily suspended
Chong Wei fails drugs test, temporarily suspended

The B sample of a Malaysian men's badminton player tested positive for banned anti-inflammatory dexamethasone and the player has been temporarily suspended, an official said Saturday.

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.