Badminton

Girl's mother thankful Trump spoke of abduction in UN speech

Sep 20, 2017

The mother of a Japanese girl abducted by North Korea is thankful Trump mentioned her in his U.N. speech and hopes it could be a chance for a breakthrough

Axelsen beats Chen to meet Lin Dan in world badminton final

Aug 26, 2017

Chen Long's hold on badminton's biggest titles was loosened by Viktor Axelsen at the world championships

No. 1 Son tames Srikanth to reach 1st world badminton semis

Aug 25, 2017

Top-ranked Son Wan Ho finally looks a title threat at the badminton world championships when he cooled off the hot Kidambi Srikanth on Friday

Lin Dan extended again to reach world badminton quarters

Aug 24, 2017

Five-time champion Lin Dan has been pushed to three games again to reach the quarterfinals at the badminton worlds

Late burst lifts Lin Dan into badminton worlds 3rd round

Aug 23, 2017

Lin Dan came right in time to avoid an upset when he overcame Emil Holst of Denmark in the second round of the badminton world championships in Glasgow.

Chong Wei loses in 1st round of badminton worlds

Aug 22, 2017

Badminton great Lee Chong Wei has been upset by Brice Leverdez of France in the first round of the world championships in Glasgow

Chong Wei wins 4th All England title and says he'll be back

Mar 12, 2017

Top-ranked Lee Chong Wei won his fourth All England Open crown on Sunday and changed his mind about it being his 13th and last visit to badminton's oldest championship

Lin Dan ousted by Chinese teammate in All England semis

Mar 11, 2017

Defending champion Lin Dan was eliminated by Chinese teammate Shi Yuqi, who will play top-ranked Lee Chong Wei in his first All England Open badminton final

Ratchanok pulls off comeback to beat Marin at All England

Mar 10, 2017

Ratchanok Intanon won the last 10 points to overcome Olympic and world champion Carolina Marin 22-20, 13-21, 21-18 in a remarkable All England Open badminton quarterfinal on Friday

Olympic badminton champ upset by Thai at All England Open

Mar 9, 2017

One Olympic badminton singles champion was knocked out in the All England Open second round and the other almost joined him on Thursday