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BADMINTON: Three wins for China and Momota makes history at the $1,000,000 All-England Open

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The big money – $1,000,000 in prize money – brought out all of the no. 1 -ranked players and teams in the world for...

BADMINTON Preview: Stars are out for the $1 million Yonex Al-england Open in Birmingham

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Nothing like a prize purse of $1 million to get players interested in a major tournament and most of the top stars in the...

BADMINTON: No. 1 Momota beats no. 11 Nishimoto in men’s German Open final

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Truth be told, some of the interest in the German Open in Muelheim is getting ready for the $1,000,000 Yonex All England Open Championships...

BADMINTON Preview: Japan seeded to sweep the German Open!

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The BWF World Tour is in Muelheim an der Ruhr (GER) for the $150,000 German Open, with an excellent field. The top seeds: ● Men’s...

BADMINTON: Denmark and Korea tops at Spain Masters in Barcelona

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The singles finals were all Denmark and Korean teams nearly swept the doubles matches in the finals of the Spain Masters tournament in Barcelona. Both...

BADMINTON Preview: Strong Danish team set for Spain Masters in Barcelona

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The BWF World Tour resumes in Barcelona (ESP) at the Vall d’Hebron Olympic Centre, well remembered from the 1992 Olympic Games, and headlined by...

BADMINTON: Stunning win for Denmark’s Antonsen in Indonesia Masters

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One of the great things about sports is that nothing is guaranteed. So when no. 1-ranked Kento Momota of Japan faced no. 20 Anders...

BADMINTON Preview: Excellent field gathering for Indonesia Masters

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The BWF World Tour continues its travels through southeast Asia, this week landing in Jakarta (INA) for a Super 500-level tournament, the Daihatsu Indonesia...

BADMINTON: Olympic champions defeated in finals of Malaysia Masters

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China’s Long Chen and Spain’s Carolina Marin triumphed at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, but they were both on the losing end in...

BADMINTON Preview: Three Olympic champions in Malaysia Masters

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While the Malaysian Prime Minister reaffirms his country’s anti-Semitic stance in swimming, Kuala Lumpur is the site of the $350,000 Malaysia Masters BWF World...

BADMINTON: Shocking win for Kean Yew Loh over Olympic champ Lin in Thailand Masters

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True, China’s Dan Lin is not the same player he was when he won Olympic gold medals in the 2008 and 2012 Games. Now...

BADMINTON Preview: Thailand Masters starting in Bangkok

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The Princess Irivannavari Thailand Masters tournament, with $150,000 in prize money, is underway with the qualifying rounds in Bangkok, and a good field assembled...

BADMINTON: Three wins for China in World Tour Finals

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There’s no doubt that China is the world’s no. 1 power in badminton and they demonstrated it with three wins at the BWF World...

BADMINTON Preview: World Tour Finals ready in Guangzhou

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The biggest prize purse of the year – $1,500,000 – is at stake in the BWF World Tour Finals in Guangzhou (CHN). The top...

BADMINTON: Korea, Korea, Korea, Korea in Korea Masters

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The Korea Masters in Gwangju was just that: a master class from four Korean victors in the five competitions: Wan Ho Son in Men’s...

BADMINTON Preview: Son headlines Gwangju Korea Masters

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The BWF World Tour is in Korea this week for the Guangju Korea Masters, a Super 300 tournament with a $250,000 prize purse. Held since...

BADMINTON: Verma saves India’s pride with Singles win at Syed Modi

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With four finalists in five divisions, Sunday’s finals at the Syed Modi International Championships looked like a day to celebrate for host India, but...

BADMINTON Preview: World Tour lands in India!

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The Syed Modi International Championship – named in memory of the 1982 Commonwealth Games men’s singles champion – takes place this week in Lucknow...

BADMINTON: Japan has fine finalists, three wins in Hong Kong Open

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A powerful Japanese entry in the Hong Kong Open claimed half of the spots in the finals and came away with three wins in...

BADMINTON Preview: Four no. 1 players/teams in Hong Kong Open

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Most of the top-ranked players in the BWF World Rankings are getting going in the Yonex Sunrise Hong Kong Open at the Hong Kong...

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