2022 Yonex All-England Badminton Championships

2022 Yonex All-England Badminton Championships

2022 Yonex All-England Badminton Championships Just before the start of the 2022 Yonex All-England Badminton Championships the Badminton World Federation (BWF) announced their decision because of the escalating conflict in Ukraine to exclude all players, coaches and...
Badminton at the Commonwealth Games

Badminton at the Commonwealth Games

Badminton at the Commonwealth Games The first Commonwealth Games (originally called British Empire Games) was held at Hamilton, Ontario, Canada in 1930. Badminton made its debut at the 1966 8th Games in Kingston, Jamaica. 11 nations entered the badminton tournament...
The First Thomas Cup Final

The First Thomas Cup Final

The First Thomas Cup Final  In 1939 Sir George Thomas who was the president of the International Badminton Federation (now Badminton World Federation – BWF) presented the Thomas Cup officially known as The International Badminton Championship Challenge Cup to...
The History of Badminton at the Olympic Games

The History of Badminton at the Olympic Games

The History of Badminton at the Olympic Games. 1972 Munich Olympic Games. Demonstration Sport. It was only in the mid-1960s that efforts were made to include badminton on the Olympic programme. Badminton history was made at the 1972 Munich Olympic Games when for the...
2020 Yonex All-England Badminton Championships

2020 Yonex All-England Badminton Championships

2020 Yonex All-England Championships Men’s Singles Final: –  The 26-year-old great Dane Viktor Axelsen fulfilled his childhood dream as he romped to an impressive first Yonex All-England title. He breezed past No.1 seed Chou Tien Chen (China) 21-13, 21-14 to...

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