Badminton star Hidayat outburst over media no-show

Taufik Hidayat angrily lashed media for giving him a "bad name" after he missed a press conference.

Second seed Hidayat falls at first hurdle

Second seed Taufik Hidayat, Olympic gold medallist in 2004 and world champion the following year, took a first-round tumble at the All England championships in Birmingham on Wednesday.

World Ch`ship format is `very boring` to me: Taufik

Moments after reaching the final of
the World Championship, ace shuttler Taufik Hidayat
said that the tournament`s format has become "very boring" and
the Badminton World Federation should try to bring about some

Former champion Hidayat rolls back the years

Indonesia`s Taufik Hidayat rolled back the years to reach the final of the world badminton championships with a 21-10 22-20 victory on Saturday over South Korean 13th seed Park Sung-hwan.

Taufik, Lin Dan reach prequarters in World Championship

Former World and Olympic champion Taufik Hidayat of Indonesia came back from the brink of defeat to book a place in the prequarterfinals of the World Championships here on Wednesday.

Taufik Hidayat not comfortable with the extra security in ABC

Former world champion Taufik
Hidayat is not happy with the ubiquitous security arrangements
at the Asian Badminton Championships and feels even the
Olympics and Asian Games pale in comparison to the
set-up at the Siri Fort.

Hidayat halts gutsy Jorgensen to enter world semis

Former champion Taufik Hidayat halted Danish youngster Jan O Jorgensen’s giantkilling run 21-19, 21-19 to enter the semi-finals of the world badminton championships on Friday.

Taufik wants title as his birthday gift

Taufik Hidayat rates Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan as the top contenders but the Indonesian wants to win the ongoing World Badminton Championship to give himself a perfect birthday gift.