Taiwan's Tai reaches final of China Open badminton championship

Taiwanese badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) had to dig deep after dropping the first game to win her semifinal match at the China Open on Saturday. The sixth-seed got off to a slow start, falling b...

Taiwan's Tai defeats world's No. 2 to reach Malaysia Open final

Taiwan badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) defeated world No. 2 Chinese player Chen Yufei (陳雨菲) in 34 minutes Saturday to advance to the final of the 2019 Malaysia Open. After taking the first game 2...

Taiwan's Tai tops nemesis to reach Malaysia Open semifinals

Taiwanese badminton ace Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) had every reason to be worried in the quarterfinals of the 2019 Malaysia Open on Friday, facing her nemesis and seemingly on the verge of going down a game. ...

Taiwanese badminton ace advances to final of All England Open

Taiwan badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) secured a spot in the women's single finals at the All England Open after beating her opponent in the semifinal on Saturday. Tai beat Akane Yamaguchi of...

Japan ends badminton drought; India crushes Hong Kong

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Badminton is big at the Asian Games, so Japan's drought-breaking win over China in the women's team final attracted plenty of attention on Wednesday. For In...

No 1s Tai and Axelsen lose in world badminton quarterfinals

NANJING, China (AP) — No. 1s Tai Tzu Ying and Viktor Axelsen were knocked out in the quarterfinals of the badminton world championships on Friday. Tai's defeat was the biggest surpri...

Defending champion Axelsen reaches QFs at badminton worlds

NANJING, China (AP) — Defending champion Viktor Axelsen has advanced to the quarterfinals at the badminton world championships with a 21-19, 21-18 win over Angus Ng Ka Long of Hong Kong. ...

Defending champion Axelson advances at badminton worlds

NANJING, China (AP) — Defending world champion Viktor Axelsen of Denmark has defeated Huang Yuxiang 21-17, 21-8 to advance to the round of 16 at the badminton world championships. Th...

Tai Tzu-ying clinches Indonesia Open women's singles title

Taipei, July 8 (CNA) World No. 1 badminton player Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) of Taiwan won the women's singles title at the BLIBLI Indonesia Open in Jakarta, beating China's No. 5 seed Chen Yufei (陳雨菲...

Tai Tzu-ying clinches Indonesia Open women's singles title

Taipei, July 8 (CNA) World No. 1 badminton player Tai Tzu-ying of Taiwan won the women's singles title at the BLIBLI Indonesia Open in Jakarta, beating China's No. 5 seed Chen Yufei(???) 21-23...

Taiwanese badminton star reaches final of BLIBLI Indonesia Open

Taiwan's Tai Tzu-ying beat her Chinese rival in two straight games Saturday to advance to the women's singles final of the BLIBLI Indonesia Open 2018 in Jakarta. Currently ranked World No. ...

Viktor Axelsen leads Denmark's title defense at Thomas Cup

BANGKOK (AP) — World badminton champion Viktor Axelsen will lead Denmark's title defense at the Thomas and Uber Cup which begins on Sunday. Fresh from being crowned European Champion...

Shi Yuqi advances to All England final

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Seventh-seeded Shi Yuqi guaranteed an all-Chinese men's singles final at the All England Championships after the 22-year-old beat Son Wan Ho 21-17, 21-14 Saturday. ...

Taiwan badminton champion Tai Tzu-ying loses to Thai rival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The world’s No.1 woman badminton player, Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎), lost for the first time at the BWF World Superseries in Dubai Thursday, to No.6-ranked Ratchanok Intanon...

Tai Tzu Ying prevails in a three-game encounter to defeat China's Chen Yu-fei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)- In the final singles match on Wednesday, World No 1 Tai Tzu-ying took on Chen Yufei from China. Chen was at a 5-point advantage at the 3rd match. However, Tai won successive ...