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‘Umpire Unang’ Passes Away

‘Umpire Unang’ Passes Away

Unang Sukarja – who officiated the Men’s Singles final at the London 2012 Olympic Games – has died.

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Srikanth, Nehwal: India's Signs of Success

Srikanth, Nehwal: India's Signs of Success

Indian star players, Badminton Association of India and Yonex-Sunrise partnership creates booming success for Indian badminton in Yonex-Sunrise India Open.

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Badminton for Development and Peace

Badminton for Development and Peace

Today is the second annual observance of the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace and BWF is pleased to acknowledge this with a badminton pictorial.

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Swiss Star Shines Brightest

Swiss Star Shines Brightest

Karin Suter-Erath’s dominance of wheelchair para-badminton continued into the first international event of 2015 as the Swiss competitor captured three golds in Spain last weekend.

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Nehwal Assured of Top Spot; Makes India Open Final

Nehwal Assured of Top Spot; Makes India Open Final

Saina Nehwal assured herself of the No.1 spot in Women’s Singles as she stormed into the final of the Yonex-Sunrise India Open today.

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No.1 Race Builds to Thrilling Climax

No.1 Race Builds to Thrilling Climax

The race for the world Women’s Singles No.1 ranking entered its home stretch today at the Yonex-Sunrise India Open, with Saina Nehwal and Carolina Marin making the semi-finals.

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Xiamen Airlines and BWF ‘Take Flight’

Xiamen Airlines and BWF ‘Take Flight’

Xiamen Airlines has launched its official partnership with the TOTAL BWF World Championships in Jakarta with a range of special travel packages to entice more badminton fans to attend the BWF Major Event in August.

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Speed Tracker Ready for Smashing Success

Speed Tracker Ready for Smashing Success

Buckle up, badminton fans, your favourite sport is about to hit high gear, with the introduction of a speed-tracking system tomorrow at the Yonex-Sunrise India Open – flashing out smash speeds live on screen.

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World of a Battle for No.1

World of a Battle for No.1

The race for the world No.1 ranking in Women's Singles is set to become badminton’s hottest topic in the coming days, with Saina Nehwal and Carolina Marin both capable of wresting that coveted honour in the next week.

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USA Redrawn with Brazil, France and Hong Kong: Vivo BWF Sudirman Cup 2015

USA Redrawn with Brazil, France and Hong Kong: Vivo BWF Sudirman Cup 2015

Singapore, Netherlands, Canada and Spain are now in Group 2A while Hong Kong, USA, France and Brazil are in Group 2B for the Vivo BWF Sudirman Cup 2015, following today’s redraw at BWF’s Office.

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China Grouped with Germany, Thailand: Vivo BWF Sudirman Cup 2015 – Draw Ceremony

China Grouped with Germany, Thailand: Vivo BWF Sudirman Cup 2015 – Draw Ceremony

Defending champions China found themselves in a relatively easy group when the Vivo BWF Sudirman Cup draw was made today in Dongguan.

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Swiss Open 2015 – Review: Srikanth Outwits Axelsen

Swiss Open 2015 – Review: Srikanth Outwits Axelsen

India’s Kidambi Srikanth made up for his first-round loss at the Yonex All England Open last fortnight by capturing the Swiss Open 2015 title yesterday.

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Yonex All England 2015 – Finals: Stirring Singles Fightbacks

Yonex All England 2015 – Finals: Stirring Singles Fightbacks

Chen Long and Carolina Marin reprised their triumphant exploits from last year’s BWF World Championships to raise aloft the prized Yonex All England Open singles titles this afternoon in Birmingham.

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Shuttle Time Eyes 90th Implementation

Shuttle Time Eyes 90th Implementation

BWF’s Shuttle Time programme is extending its global footprint, marking its 84th implementation in Togo last month as it targets 90 countries on board by mid-year.

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Yonex German Open 2015 – Review: Four Titles for Denmark

Yonex German Open 2015 – Review: Four Titles for Denmark

Kamilla Rytter Juhl and Mads Pieler Kolding’s double helped Denmark grab four of the five titles at stake in the Yonex German Open 2015 that concluded yesterday.

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