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  1. Hong Kong Open suffers blow as Lin and Wang pull out

    Posted Nov 09th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... title. Tournament organisers said last night that they had yet to receive Lin's withdrawal, while chairman of the Hong Kong Badminton Association Tong Wai-lun said it would be a big loss ...

  2. Best still to come from mainland's new world number one

    Posted Nov 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... badminton when she defeated Hong Kong's Zhou Mi in the Japan Super Series final last year, but then lost to Xie in the opening round of the Hong Kong Open in November. This year, she has ...

  3. Super Dan top draw for HK Open, but Wang Chen a doubt

    Posted Oct 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was not fully fit. 'The Games is the first major multi-sport competition to be held in Hong Kong and badminton is making a comeback after missing out in the programme on the last two occasions. We ...

  4. Wang agrees to take up player-coach role

    Posted Mar 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Games badminton gold medal at the 2006 Doha Games, said she was excited to take up her new challenge. 'I have been involved in the sport for so many years and am happy that I can continue to contribute to badminton, although it will be in a different way,' she said. 'As a coach, of course, I want to train athletes who can one day win an Olympic medal for Hong Kong, but I am ...

  5. Ex-badminton star Ye in Open quest

    Posted Apr 01st 2009, 12:00am by Richard Castka

    ... Richard Castka in Beijing Retired former world number one badminton star Ye Zhaoying will today embark on an ambitious quest to become the first female player to qualify for the Volvo ... of 100 players, which will be a tall order over the demanding Nick Faldo-designed 7,203-yard course. Hangzhou-born Ye, 35, is used to the limelight having ruled the badminton world along ...

  6. Malaysians deal Hong Kong hammer blow

    Posted May 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong suffered their second defeat in a row at the Sudirman Cup world team championships last night, losing to Malaysia 4-1 in group 1A at Guangzhou Gymnasium. With group favourites South Korea to play their remaining match tomorrow, Hong ...

  7. Zhou leads Hong Kong exodus

    Posted Jun 18th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong's Zhou Mi suffered a humiliating defeat at the Indonesia Super Series event in Jakarta yesterday when the world number two lost to qualifier Sayaka Sato of Japan in the women's singles opener. Zhou, who won the Singapore Su ...

  8. Zhou closes in on title

    Posted Jun 14th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong's Zhou Mi reached her second Super Series final of the year by defeating third seed Wang Lin of China in straight games at the Singapore Open yesterday. Against the most promising player on the tour, Zhou, the top seed, needed t ...

  9. Zhou and Wang make Korea semi-finals

    Posted Jan 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong's Zhou Mi and Wang Chen reached the women's singles semi-finals at the Korea Super Series event in Seoul, but it was mixed doubles pair Yohan Wiratama and Chau Hoi-wah who stole the limelight yesterday. The pair defeated Br ...

  10. Peerless Zhou into Malaysia final

    Posted Jan 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong's Zhou Mi stormed into the women's singles final at the Malaysia Super Series tournament with an easy 21-16, 21-18 victory over Pi Hongyan of France in Kuala Lumpur yesterday. World number one Zhou will meet second seed Tin ...




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