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Indonesia Open: HS Prannoy, Kidambi Srikanth continue giant-killing acts; beat Chen Long, Wang Tzu-wei respectively to enter semis

Indonesia Open: HS Prannoy, Kidambi Srikanth continue giant-killing acts; beat Chen Long, Wang Tzu-wei respectively to enter semis

Prannoy thus became the first Indian player to defeat the big three of Lin Dan, Lee Chong Wei and Chen Long.

Sudirman Cup: Defending champions China play South Korea in final

Sudirman Cup: Defending champions China play South Korea in final

South Korea, who beat China for their last Sudirman Cup title in Eindhoven in 2003, won their semi-final 3-1 over Thailand.

All England Championship: Injury struck Lin Dan, limps off from title race

All England Championship: Injury struck Lin Dan, limps off from title race

Four-time champion Lee reached the final for a seventh time by recovering from a worrying start to beat Chiu Tien Chen of Taiwan 10-21, 21-14, 21-9.

All England Open Championships: Lee Chong Wei beats Chou Tien Chen to reach 7th final

All England Open Championships: Lee Chong Wei beats Chou Tien Chen to reach 7th final

World number one Lee Chong Wei reached the final of the All-England Open for a seventh time on Saturday after rallying past Chou Tien Chen of Taiwan 10-21, 21-14, 21-9.

All England Championship: Lin Dan, Lee Chong Wei on course for one last showdown in championship semi-final

All England Championship: Lin Dan, Lee Chong Wei on course for one last showdown in championship semi-final

Both men played almost as well as in there prime, and often with more subtlety -- to their evident pleasure as well as that of the organisers who would love to see the two old gladiators clash on Sunday for what would be the 28th and quite likely the last time.

Rio Olympics semi-finalist Lin Dan admits cheating on pregnant wife, apologises to family and fans

Rio Olympics semi-finalist Lin Dan admits cheating on pregnant wife, apologises to family and fans

The news soon went viral with more than a million views of the page with hashtag "Lin Dan's affair".

Saina Nehwal drops four places to be no.9, status quo for PV Sindhu

Saina Nehwal drops four places to be no.9, status quo for PV Sindhu

Kidambi Srikanth, who lost to Lin Dan in the Olympic quarterfinals, gained a place in the rankings released today to be number 10.

Fake, but nonetheless touching: Lin Dan 'purportedly' writes emotional letter to great rival Lee Chong Wei after Rio clash

Fake, but nonetheless touching: Lin Dan 'purportedly' writes emotional letter to great rival Lee Chong Wei after Rio clash

After their epic semi-final clash in men's singles tournament at Rio Games, two-time Olympic gold medallist purportedly wrote a letter to the Malaysian celebrating their rivalry.

Rio Olympics 2016: Chen Long inflicts heartache on Lee Chong Wei as China retain badminton gold

Rio Olympics 2016: Chen Long inflicts heartache on Lee Chong Wei as China retain badminton gold

Chen took both games 21-18 to consign Lee to a third consecutive defeat in an Olympic Games final.

India's epic feat at Rio shows Indian badminton in safe hands

India's epic feat at Rio shows Indian badminton in safe hands

It turned out to be a watershed moment for Indian badminton as Sindhu became the first Indian shuttler to win a silver at the Olympics.

Chinese legend Lin Dan leaves Rio empty-handed

Chinese legend Lin Dan leaves Rio empty-handed

Lin, who topped the podium at Beijing 2008 and London 2012, was unable to repeat those heroics in Brazil, falling to old rival Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia in Friday`s semi-final.

WATCH: True sportsmanship! Lin Dan exchanges shirt with Lee Chong Wei after losing in men's semis

WATCH: True sportsmanship! Lin Dan exchanges shirt with Lee Chong Wei after losing in men's semis

At the final in London Olympics 2012, Chong Wei lost 15-21, 21-10, 19-21 to Lin Dan.

Lee Chong Wei shrugs off heartbreak to defeat nemesis Lin Dan makes Rio 2016 Olympics final

Lee Chong Wei shrugs off heartbreak to defeat nemesis Lin Dan makes Rio 2016 Olympics final

Struggling with fatigue and huge mental pressure, the veteran rivals battled point-for-point before Lee broke away late to secure three match points.

Rio Olympics: How Indian athletes performed on Day 12

Rio Olympics: How Indian athletes performed on Day 12

Sakshi Malik openend India's medal account at the Rio Olympics with a bronze.

Shuttler Kidambi Srikanth loses to Lin Dan in Rio Olympic 2016 quarters

Shuttler Kidambi Srikanth loses to Lin Dan in Rio Olympic 2016 quarters

Five-time world champion Dan edged World No.11 Srikanth 21-6, 11-21, 21-18.

WATCH: HISTORIC! When Kidambi Srikanth beat Lin Dan in his own backyard

WATCH: HISTORIC! When Kidambi Srikanth beat Lin Dan in his own backyard

Against the legendary Chinese former World No. 1, Srikanth has nothing to lose and will be expected to go for broke.

WATCH: EPIC! Lin Dan changes his racket DURING a rally at Rio Olympics

WATCH: EPIC! Lin Dan changes his racket DURING a rally at Rio Olympics

It was incredible to see how quickly he moved to get back in position for his return.

2016 Rio Olympics: Saina Nehwal seeded fifth; PV Sindhu, K Srikanth get ninth seed

2016 Rio Olympics: Saina Nehwal seeded fifth; PV Sindhu, K Srikanth get ninth seed

The seedings are based on today's (July 21, 2016) World Rankings for the final confirmed Olympic qualifiers, and will be used for the draw on July 26.

Surging Lee Chong Wei is No. 1 again as 2016 Rio Olympics near

Surging Lee Chong Wei is No. 1 again as 2016 Rio Olympics near

Malaysia has never won an Olympic gold and Lee has previously acknowledged the pressure that entails

China seek Olympic boost with Cup titles

China seek Olympic boost with Cup titles

The sport`s pre-eminent nation suffered a blip at the last Thomas Cup in 2014 when Lin`s team were stunned in the semi-finals by Japan, who then beat Malaysia in the final.