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Thai teen stuns Olympic champion
Ratchanok Intanon downs China's Li Xuerui to seal first badminton world title as Lin Dan prevails over injured rival.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2013 13:11 GMT
Lee sets up Lin thriller finale
Malaysian world number one will meet home crowd favourite Lin Dan in highly anticipated badminton world final.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2013 16:54 GMT
'Super Dan' ready for comeback
Chinese superstar Lin Dan likely to face nemesis Lee Chong Wei in mouth-watering badminton world championship finals.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2013 10:21 GMT
Badminton scandal prompts rule change
Badminton World Federation to change Olympic doubles rules in time for Rio 2016 following match-throwing saga in London.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2012 15:38 GMT
Lin sets up showdown with old foe
Reigning Olympic singles champion Lin Dan will meet Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei in mouth-watering badminton final.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2012 19:20 GMT
Badminton's shame should be shared
Governing bodies, coaches and tournament organisers are all responsible for the badminton scandal, writes Andrew Binner.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2012 13:29 GMT
China's disgraced Olympic coach apologises
Player quits the sport and coach accepts blame after two players disqualified from London Games for playing not to win.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2012 08:32 GMT
IOC may take further action in badminton row
Olympic Committee president says women players who were disqualified for throwing matches could be expelled from Games.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2012 20:54 GMT
Badminton teams disqualified from Olympics
Badminton World Federation charges eight athletes for not using "best efforts" after matches end in controversy.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2012 19:28 GMT
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