World Championships Archive

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    WORLDS R32 – Top seeds Tang & Bao bow out

    Anggia Shitta Awanda and Della Destiara Haris of Indonesia stunned top seeds Bao/Tang on Day 3 of the Li-Ning BWF World Badminton Championships. By Don Hearn.  Photos: Badmintonphoto (live) At last year’s World Championships, all...

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    WORLDS Day 1 – Danes near perfect

    The home team dropped only a single match out of nine on the opening day of the Li-Ning BWF World Badminton Championships in Copenhagen on Monday.  Among the biggest wins was Conrad-Peterson and Pieler Kolding...

  • WORLDS – Thailand, Japan hit by more withdrawals

    WORLDS – Thailand, Japan hit by more withdrawals

    Both Japan and Thailand reported to the World Championships in Copenhagen without some of their top singles prospects.  Each team is missing its top man – Boonsak Ponsana (pictured) of Thailand and Kenichi Tago of...

  • World Championships down to 2 title defenders

    World Championships down to 2 title defenders

    The number of title defenses that will be mounted at next week’s BWF World Badminton Championships is down to two, following the withdrawal of 2013 men’s doubles champions Mohammad Ahsan / Hendra Setiawan.  The BWF...

  • Lee Dong Keun draws World Championship short stick

    Lee Dong Keun draws World Championship short stick

    The draws for the 2014 BWF World Badminton Championships concluded in Kuala Lumpur today.  Once again, only men’s singles seeds will be in action for the round of 64 and the dreaded distinction of being...

  • WORLDS – China to start with 18 seeds

    WORLDS – China to start with 18 seeds

    The seedings have been done for the 2014 Li-Ning BWF World Badminton Championships and China, the only team that will be fielding the maximum 20 entries, has all but two of these among the seeds. ...

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    POLL – Who is most likely to be Europe’s 1st World Champion in 5 years?

    Europe’s last World Championship badminton title was mixed doubles in 2009.  Thomas Laybourn has since retired but Kamilla Rytter Juhl is back as one of the strongest contenders to keep a  World Championship title in...

  • Koo and Tan back together for Worlds

    Koo and Tan back together for Worlds

    2010 World Championship runners-up Koo Kien Keat and Tan Boon Heong will be reunited for the 2014 BWF World Badminton Championships, according to a report today in Malaysian daily The Star.  Although the Badminton Association...

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