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  • Worlds were not enough for national champion Yamaguchi

    Worlds were not enough for national champion Yamaguchi

    Two-time World Junior Champion Akane Yamaguchi is the only current top ten badminton player who missed the recent BWF World Championships.  Just as the women’s singles seeds were starting to make their initial appearances on...

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    New national champions on 3 continents

    Canada, India, Denmark, Sweden, and Estonia were playing their own national championships a week later than most of the European countries. Canada saw no fewer than three champions repeat but Andrew D'Souza (pictured top) reached the top of the podium at the nationals for the first time in his career.

  • English league well under way

    English league well under way

    The National Badminton League (NBL), which is the first professional club league in England, is well under way as 4 out of the 6 fixtures have been completed, the last one round of them having...

  • National Championship time

    National Championship time

    Dozens of national associations are getting ready to hold their national badminton championships in the next few weeks.  Most of the nations using this opportunity are in Europe but they are once again joined by...

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    Korea announces 2015 National Team

    Korean coaches presented their list of 41 players who make up their 2015 National Badminton Team after spending two weeks in December on selection events. Story and photos by Don Hearn Only days after Lee...

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    NTT East gets maiden double title in Japan league

    The last day of Badminton Nippon League was held at Yoyogi 2nd Gymnasium in Tokyo on Sunday.  NTT East came on top in both the women’s and men’s team competitions for the first time in...

  • 2014-2015 China Badminton Super League Team Rosters

    2014-2015 China Badminton Super League Team Rosters

    The China Badminton Super League is back for 2015 but it kicks off at the end of this month. Many of China’s top players will be in action from December 27th of this year. Below...

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    ALL JAPAN CHAMPS 2014 – Akane and Sho show up favourites

    Akane Yamaguchi and Sho Sasaki beat the favourites in the finals of the All Japan Badminton Championships this weekend, while Naoko Fukuman / Kurumi Yonao were surprise winners in women’s doubles. Story and photos by...

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