Yayasan Lee Chong Wei menyumbang RM1.4 juta kepada BAM dan RM600,000 kepada MSN sebagai persiapan ke Sukan Olimpik Tokyo 2020.
The squad has set a two-gold target for the Manila SEA Games.
BAM denies Malaysian players are involved and will not comment on the issue while BWF's investigations are still ongoing.
Former world number one had been expected to retire after his cancer diagnosis.
They will take on second-seeds Mohamad Ahsan-Hendra Setiawan of Indonesia who beat Taiwanese pair Lee Yang-Wang Chi Lin 18-21, 21-19, 21-14.
Its president Norza Zakaria says the young badminton players need public support, to inspire and encourage them to replace the senior shuttlers.
BAM says he is recovering well but given more time to rest
Professional shuttlers will however need to train with the national squad if they qualify for the Olympics.
The pair submitted their resignation letters on Nov 29.
The mixed doubles pair submitted their resignation letter seeking to leave the national body on Jan 1.
The national singles head coach hopes the new director of coaching can interact professionally with him.
He was chosen from three shortlisted candidates and will prepare the national squad to face the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.
BAM president Mohamad Norza Zakaria says the badminton ace is recovering well.
The badminton ace had been undergoing medical treatment for early stage nose cancer.
Tan Chee Tean maut ketika dalam perjalanan pulang ke Austria selepas menyertai kejohanan Terbuka Republik Czech.
BAM yakin sukan badminton lebih menyerlah dengan adanya Wan Azizah sebagai penaung baru menjelang Sukan Olimpik 2020 di Tokyo.
BAM president thanks Rosmah Mansor for her contributions, expresses confidence that Malaysia's badminton scene will continue to shine with Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail as the new patron.
The coaching committee must do something drastic, says BAM president Norza Zakaria.
Malaysian badminton legend says world body must accord him same privilege as that given by ATP to tennis world number one Roger Federer.
Jadadish Chandra is not allowed to attend the second day of the hearing of shuttlers Zulfadli Zulkiffli and Tan Chun Seang.
Sumber BAM berkata kedua-dua pemain profesional itu cuba menyogok beberapa pemain asing dengan memujuk mereka terlibat dalam mengatur perlawanan.
MACC deputy chief says ant-graft agency will let BWF finish probe first before starting its own investigation into Malaysian badminton pro.
Azam Baki berkata, suspek ialah pemain persendirian dan SPRM akan meneliti kes itu kerana ia mempunyai unsur rasuah.
The Badminton Association of Malaysia president says they received the resignation letter which included a three-month notice.
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