Rashid Sidek

World number one Lee Chong Wei reunited with coach

Lee Chong Wei`s hopes of winning a first world title were handed a major boost after the Malaysian badminton association settled a row with the world number one`s coach and allowed the duo to work together again.

Aug 19, 2014, 12:07 PM IST

Malaysia badminton coach sidelined after poor Commonwealth Games

Malaysia badminton coach Rashid Sidek has paid the price for a poor Commonwealth Games showing after he was excluded from the travelling party for the world championships in Denmark later this month and also looks set to miss out on the 2016 Olympics.

Aug 08, 2014, 14:12 PM IST

Badminton legend Sidek relishing Indian cuisine

Malaysian badminton legend Rashid Sidek was so mesmerised with the local food he tried during last year’s Indian Badminton League (IBL) that his taste buds left him wanting more.

Apr 05, 2014, 18:35 PM IST

Lee wins Japan Open

Malaysia`s world badminton number one Lee Chong Wei overcame the shock resignation of his coach to outlast Kenichi Tago of Japan 23-21, 21-17, in the Japan Open final Sunday.

Sep 22, 2013, 13:41 PM IST

Lee Chong Wei missed his best chance at Worlds: Malaysian coach

Beating Chinese badminton legend Lin Dan in front of his home crowd was World No.1 Lee Chong Wei`s best chance to become a World Champion, feels Malaysian national coach Rashid Sidek.

Aug 15, 2013, 15:19 PM IST

IBL`s new scoring system creates buzz ahead of auction

A new scoring system for the USD one million Indian Badminton League (IBL) has created quite a buzz among the coaches of the six franchises who described it as "interesting" and "challenging".

Jul 21, 2013, 20:37 PM IST

Saina can win World championship medal: Rashid Sidek

Legendary Malaysian badminton player Rashid Sidek says India’s Saina Nehwal looks good to win a medal at the World championships next month in Guangzhou, China.

Jul 19, 2013, 20:12 PM IST