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Wednesday Jun 25 | Nerve News

Saina, Sindhu enter Round 2 of Australian Open

Indian badminton stars Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu moved into the women's singles second round after earning wins in their respective openers at the $750,000 Australian Open Super Series here Wednesday.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Badminton, Summer Olympics, Saina Nehwal, Summer Olympic

Mon Jun 02, 2014

Office-bearers elected for SNOC Athletes' Commission

Former water polo vice-captain Yip Ren Kai will chair the Commission, which aims to help advise the Singapore National Olympic Council on athlete development and life after sports.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Dipna Lim Prasad, Olympic Athletics, Summer Olympics, Swimming, Olympic Badminton

Mon May 19, 2014


China cruises to Thomas and Uber Cups' quarter-finals

China kept world champion Lin Dan on the sidelines as they cruised into the quarter-finals of the men's Thomas Cup in New Delhi on Monday, soon after the women had made the grade in the Uber Cup.


Related Topix: Sports, Lin Dan, Olympic Badminton, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Wan Ho Son, Marc Zwiebler, Boonsak Ponsana

The Star Online

Tommy tentative in Thomas Cup opener

Indonesia's Tommy Sugiarto won his country the first point in the Thomas Cup Group A tie against Singapore.


Related Topix: Mohammad Ahsan, Hendra Setiawan, Sports, Olympic Badminton, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Simon Santoso, Summer Olympics

Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Star Online

Super Dan looking good for another wildcard

Lin Dan won the China Masters GP Gold on Sunday and could earn another wildcard for this year's World Championship in Copenhagen, Denmark KUALA LUMPUR: Five-time world champion Lin Dan of China is looking good to earn another wild card to compete in the World Championships in Denmark in August.


Related Topix: Sports, Lin Dan, Olympic Badminton, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Tien Minh Nguyen, Boonsak Ponsana


Olympic Medal Count

1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35