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Taiwan badminton star advances at Toyota Thailand Open

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese badminton ace Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) advanced to the second round of the Toyota Thailand Open on Tuesday (Jan. 19) after beating her Thai opponent Supanida Katethong...

Taiwanese clinch men's doubles title, Tai falls at Thailand Open

Taiwan's top-ranked men's badminton doubles team overcame the 2016 Rio Olympic silver medal winners to take the title at the Yonex Thailand Open in Bangkok on Sunday. The world No. 7 Taiwan...

Taiwan shuttlers reach finals at Yonex Thailand Open

World No. 1 Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) and Taiwan's top men's doubles team are set to compete for their respective titles at the Yonex Thailand Open in Bangkok after winning their semifinal matches Sa...

Taiwan badminton queen cruises into quarter-finals at Thailand Open

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese badminton player Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) advanced into the quarter-finals at the Yonex Thailand Open on Thursday (Jan. 14) after beating her South Korean opponent Kim...

Taiwan's Tai secures first international win after pandemic hiatus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) on Tuesday (Jan. 12) clinched her first international win since March last year, when the badminton world was suddenly put on p...

Badminton star Saina Nehwal tests positive for virus

BANGKOK (AP) — Former badminton world No. 1 Saina Nehwal was among four players who tested positive for the coronavirus at the Thailand Open but only she was withdrawn from the tournament in Bangkok o...

The Latest: Badminton star Nehwal positive for virus

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Former badminton world No. 1 Saina Nehwal was among four players who tested po...

Momota's COVID-19 positive forces Japan out of Thai events

BANGKOK (AP) — Top-ranked Kento Momota’s positive test for COVID-19 at Narita Airport forced Japan to withdraw its players from upcoming international badminton events in Thailand. T...

Taiwan's badminton queen to compete in Thailand in January

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) will make her first international appearance in 10 months at the Badminton World Federation's (BWF) matches in Bangkok in J...

Badminton player Foo Kune banned for 2 years in doping case

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Four-time African badminton champion Kate Foo Kune was banned for two years on Wednesday in a doping case and will miss the Tokyo Olympics. Foo Kune was ...

Badminton federation postpones Thomas and Uber Cup Finals

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Badminton World Federation has postponed the Thomas and Uber Cup Finals scheduled for next month following the withdrawals of some high-profile teams because of conce...

Indonesia withdraws from badminton's Thomas and Uber Cup

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Concern over the coronavirus has resulted in Indonesia becoming the fifth team to withdraw from the prestigious Thomas and Uber Cup badminton competition that is scheduled to...

The Latest: Thailand withdraws from Thomas and Uber Cups

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The Thai badminton federation says it has withdrawn from the Thomas and Uber C...

Olympic official Høyer reveals Parkinson's diagnosis

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Olympic official and 1996 gold medalist Poul-Erik Høyer has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, badminton’s governing body said Thursday. Høyer, th...

Yonex Taipei Open 2020 cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the coronavirus pandemic worsens around the world, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) and its Taiwanese host and partner announced on Wednesday (July 29) that the Yon...