Tag: badminton

Badminton’s Lee says tough for Lin to qualify for Olympics

Retired badminton great Lee Chong Wei has said it will be difficult for arch-rival Lin Dan to qualify for the Olympics due to tough...

Lin Dan v Lee Chong Wei: how badminton’s great rivalry was born

by Sam Reeves / M. Jegathesan Fifteen years ago in a packed Kuala Lumpur stadium, rising stars Lin Dan and Lee Chong Wei met in...

Malaysia’s Lee retirement leaves ‘Super Dan’ ploughing lonely Olympic furrow

Shanghai, China | AFP | Friday 6/14/2019 by Peter STEBBINGS Lee Chong Wei's tearful retirement was not just a sad conclusion to one of badminton's great careers, it also ended his...

Singapore’s Loh Kean Yew stuns China badminton legend in Thailand

IN probably the most unbelievable David-Goliath sporting tales in Singapore history, badminton unknown Loh Kean Yew (above) scored a sensational victory over two-time Olympic...

SEA Games surprise wins a wake-up call

By Michael Y. P. Ang There has been much talk about how SEA Games champion rower Saiyidah Aisyah heroically overcame the odds to win Singapore's first-ever individual...
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