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Sikki Reddy, physio test positive for Covid-19, a lot of top shuttlers came in contact with the duo

Sikki Reddy. (Photo by Mohd Zakir via Getty Images)HYDERABAD: The novel coronavirus had hit the national badminton camp here as Tokyo Olympics hopeful Sikki Reddy and physio Kiran Challagundla tested positive on Thursday. The national camp, which began after a gap of three-and-half months on August 7, is facing an abrupt closure as many shuttlers…

Koukal má s badmintonem velké plány! Co prozradil o životě s biatlonovou hvězdou?

Je ikonou českého badmintonu, i když už dlouho nehraje. Veřejnost má jméno Petra Koukala s tímhle raketovým sportem neodmyslitelně spojené. K tomu všemu se stal šéfem badmintonového svazu a se sportem svého srdce má velké plány. Fanoušci navíc hltají každou zprávu, kde se objeví jeho jméno, i kvůli manželství s někdejší biatlonovou hvězdou - Gabrielou…

Favourites Jun Hao, Chong King made to slog before earning promo

PETALING JAYA: Leong Jun Hao and Lim Chong King lived dangerously en route to booking their Division One spots in the Badminton Association of Malaysia Invitational Championships.In the Division Two match at the Academy Badminton Malaysia in Bukit Kiara yesterday, former Asian junior champion Jun Hao dropped the opening game before clawing back to beat…

Ar badmintona turnīru Jelgavā atsāksies starptautiski sporta pasākumi

Pasaules reitinga badmintona turnīrs “Yonex Latvia International”, kas augusta beigās notiks Jelgavā, būs pirmais Pasaules reitinga badmintona turnīrs pēc 15.martā notikušā “Yonex All England”, vēsta Latvijas Badmintona federācija. Tā kā Jelgavā startēs pirmais turnīrs pēc pandēmijas, sagaidāms, ka tam tiks pievērsta pastiprināta starptautiska uzmanība. Uz Latvijas turnīru ir pieteikušies 118 spēlētāji no 19 valstīm. Tas…

“He Is Considering the French Open”

A major setback struck the US Open when World No.2 and Defending Champion at the US Open Rafael Nadal decided to not travel to the US. Nadal deemed it a risk and is probably eyeing participation at the French Open. Another notable withdrawal came from Nick Kyrgios. The Australian throughout the pandemic has been against…

Badminton: Giant shoes to fill

KUALA LUMPUR: Lee Zii Jia sure has some big shoes to fill when Malaysia head to the Thomas Cup Finals in Aarhus, Denmark from Oct 3-11. For the first time in 14 years, Malaysia will be without the talismanic Lee Chong Wei at first singles – and it will be up to Zii Jia to…

Pasaules badmintona reitinga turnīri atsāksies Jelgavā

Pasaules reitinga badmintona turnīrs "Yonex Latvia International", kurš tomēr notiks Jelgavā no 28. līdz 30.augustam, būs pirmais pasaules reitinga badmintona turnīrs pēc 15.martā notikušā "Yonex All England". Tādējādi Jelgavā notiekošajam badmintona turnīram tiks pievērsta visas pasaules uzmanība, jo tās būs pirmās augsta līmeņa sacensības pēc Covid-19 pauzes. Saturs turpināsies pēc reklāmas Reklāma Uz Latvijas turnīru…

Arch rivals drawn in same group, Aaron wants a winning show in Thomas Cup

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian badminton team need to get ambitious going into the Thomas Cup and aim for nothing less than a table-topping performance. Malaysia, five-time winners of the Cup but not since 1992, should face little trouble in getting past the preliminary stage after being drawn in the Group A together with 13-time champions…