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53 min ago | Suria
Top-ranked Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia continued his charge towards an elusive first world championship title by coasting into the semi-finals of the men's singles in Copenhagen on Friday while rising Indian star P.V. Sindhu won through to the last four of the women's draw.
53 min ago | Suria
Chinese world number one Li Xuerui remained on course for a first world championship title after reaching the semi-finals of the women's singles in Copenhagen on Friday while second seed Chen Long advanced to the last four of the men's draw.
4 hrs ago | DNA India
Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal faced tough opposition in the quarterfinals of the World Badminton Championship as she suffered a 21-15, 21-15 loss to world number one Li Xuerui of China in Copenhagen, Denmark.
8 hrs ago | The Star Online
Doubles players Tan Wee Kiong and Hoon Thien How will be pair with Goh V Shem and Tan Boon Heong respectively after the badminton World Championships in Denmark concludes.
8 hrs ago | DNA India
After Saina Nehwal had a disappointing loss early today, her understudy PV Sindhu created history by becoming the first Indian to win two back-to-back medals in the World Badminton Championships.
From MAZANI CHAN YAT SIN COPENHAGEN, Aug 29 -- World number one Datuk Lee Chong Wei eased his way into the quarterfinals of the BWF Badminton World Championships men's singles competition by demolishing Scott Evans from Ireland in a round three match at the Ballerup Super Arena, here today.
Denmark's Jan O Jorgensen plays against Belgium's Maxime Moreels during the men's single match at the 2014 BWF Badminton World championships held at the Ballerup Super Arena in Copenhagen on August 25, 2014.
Top seed Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia strolled into the quarter-finals of the men's singles at the badminton world championships on Thursday as women's title-holder Ratchanok Intanon suffered a shock loss.
Defending world champion Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand was knocked out in the last 16 of the women's singles on Thursday while Chinese top seed Li Xuerui marched into the quarter-finals in Copenhagen.
From Mazani Chan Yat Sin COPENHAGEN, , Aug 27 -- Former All England men's doubles champions Koo Kien Keat/Tan Boon Heong showed flashes of their past performance to move into the third round of the BWF Badminton World Championships at the Ballerup Super Arena, here today.
India's Saina Nehwal has won only seven Superseries titles - with her latest being the Australian Open this year.
Leading the way was Wang Yihan, the winner of the world title in London three years ago, who outplayed Anna Thea Madsen of Denmark 21-13, 21-13, often thumping down the biggest smash in the women's game.
COPENHAGEN: There are many colourful characters in the popular Han Christian Andersen's fairytales and shuttler Ville Lang could easily be one from the famed Danish author's storybooks.
Top Indian women's doubles pair Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa were ousted in the second round of the World Badminton Championships, losing to Chinese fifth seeds Qing Tian and Yunlei Zhao in straight games here Wednesday.
Denmark's Jan O Jorgensen continued his quest to end China's dominance at the badminton world championships as he breezed into the last 16 of the men's singles in Copenhagen on Wednesday.
Chong Wei Feng lost to England's Rajiv Ouseph in the first round of the badminton world championships in Denmark on Wednesday.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 03:14 pm
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