Badminton

Momota too good for Zii Jia

22-year-old shuttler to shift focus to upcoming tournaments in Indonesia and Thailand.

Peng Soon eager for repeat of 2012 triumph at home

Rio 2016 Olympic silver medallists will face 2nd seeds Wang Yi Lyu-Huang Dong Ping in semis.

Zii Jia scores 1st win over Yu Qi to enter semis

World No 14 digs deep to progress into today’s semifinals.

Wei Chong-Pearly pull off major upset, Zii Jia tames world No...

Absence of pressure allows world No 89 pair to show true talent.

Aaron-Wooi Yik delighted with triumph over ‘seniors’

World No 8 pair got the better of Rio 2016 Olympics silver medallists.

Jin Wei’s comeback delayed

2-time world junior champion's return to Malaysia Masters is not happening.

Jin Wei to return to action at Malaysia Masters

She is making her return after a long absence due to a stomach ailment.

BAM cull national squad of underperforming players

Another review will be conducted in April, says BAM secretary-general Kenny Goh.

Momota to lead challenge for 2020 Malaysia Masters

Winning the tournament should be a breeze for the Japanese player with China ace Lin Dan's absence.

West Ham set to reappoint Moyes after Pellegrini sacking

Pellegrini was sacked after their 9th loss to Leicester City in the season.

‘Such a pure soul’: Momota pays tribute to Malaysian coach

Izuan Ibrahim, who died yesterday, helped shape the Japanese shuttler during his junior days.

Kento Momota’s ex-coach Izuan Ibrahim dies

Youth trainer with BAM is survived by his wife and 3 children.

Badminton legends conclude hunt for new blood

A total of 96 finalists chosen from 400 young players.

Momota trumps badminton greats with record-smashing year

Momota admits that he has surprised even himself with his blistering form this year.

Momota caps stellar year with 11th badminton title

Japanese world No 1 was facing defeat against Indonesia's Ginting but surged back to clinch victory.

Momota 1 win from 11th badminton title of the year

World No 1 beats Taiwan's Wang Tzu-wei to make the final of season-ending World Tour Finals.

With first singles sweep in 46 years, badminton exceeds target

Malaysia bag SEA Games gold in men’s and women’s singles, as well as men’s doubles.

Fighting young shuttler Kisona gifts Malaysia surprise women’s singles gold

The 21-year-old comes back from a game down to upset higher-ranked Indonesian Ruselli Hartawan.

Malaysia humbled, 14-year badminton gold wait goes on

Indonesia reign supreme again, surging to 3-1 win in men’s team final.

‘Protest supporter’ Lee shocks favourite to make HK Open final

Lee Cheuk-yiu will now play Indonesian Anthony Ginting for title.

Home hope stuns former No 1 Axelsen at Hong Kong Open

Unseeded Lee Cheuk-yiu defeats seventh-seeded Dane 21-14, 21-19 in the quarterfinal.

World No 1 Momota makes shock withdrawal from HK Open

Pullout lets India's Kidambi Srikanth automatically advance to next round.

Title No 10 in the bag for Momota

Reigning 2-time world champion trounces Taiwan's world No 2 Chou Tien-chen.

Food poisoning floors national singles shuttler Zii Jia

World No 9 withdrew midway through 2nd round match against Kento Momota at Fuzhou China Open.

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