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Tuesday Aug 26 | Channelnewsasia.com

Badminton: Chinese stars Chen, Li ease to opening wins at worlds

Chen Long eased his way into the second round of the badminton world championship on Tuesday with a routine victory over Austrian rank outsider Luka Wraber in Copenhagen.

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Related Topix: Long Chen, Sports, Olympic Badminton, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Lin Dan, Xuerui Li, Saina Nehwal, Kristina Gavnholt

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Straits Times

Asian Games: Football Under-23s and shuttler Derek Wong earn ticket to Incheon

Singapore's Under-23 football team have succeeded in their appeal for a berth at the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea, next month.

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

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Asian Correspondent

Silver tops gold as Singaporeans crave more homegrown talent

Singapore's Derek Wong plays a shot towards India's Kashyap Parupalli during their men's singles badminton final at the Commonwealth Games Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Badminton, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Kashyap Parupalli, Joseph Schooling, Olympic Swimming, Chad le Clos, Swimming

Channelnewsasia.com

Chef de Mission hails badminton breakthrough at Commonwealth Games

With a bronze medal in the mixed team event and silver medals in the men's singles and doubles, the squad's achievements got a thumbs up from Chef de Mission Low Teo Ping and Singapore Badminton Association president Lee Yi Shyan.

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

Mon Aug 04, 2014

The Telegraph

Give doubles its due, says Jwala

Glasgow: Just hours after winning a silver in the Commonwealth Games here, Jwala Gutta has slammed discrimination of doubles game in India, saying that singles players were given more recognition in the country.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Badminton, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Jwala Gutta, Rajiv Ouseph

Sun Aug 03, 2014

India.com

CWG 2014 Live Updates: India finish 5th in the Medal Tally

Glasgow 2014: Coming to the last day of play, India should be a happy lot with three more gold medals in sight on the finale day 11. The Indian team who are placed at the 5th position in the medal table has won a total of 61 medals including 14 gold, 28 silver and 19 bronze.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Sardar Singh, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Hockey, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Olympic Badminton, Ashwini Ponnappa, Jwala Gutta

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Olympic Medal Count

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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
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