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China beat US, advance into volleyball GP finals

China sailed into the final round of volleyball's World Grand Prix finals after edging the United States 3-2 in the preliminary round on Saturday evening.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/7/19 10:23:19

Vietnamese top badminton player to compete at Chinese Taipei Open

Vietnam's top badminton player Nguyen Tien Minh will take part in the Yonex Open Chinese Taipei to be held from July 14-19, local newspaper Vietnam News reported Monday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/6/29 13:44:53

Badminton World Federation fines three Ugandan players

The Badminton World Federation has fined three top Ugandan players for failing to show up for various international tournaments.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/6/23 11:17:26

China beat Singapore 5-0 at the Snooker World Cup

Top seeds of the Snooker World Cup Ding Junhui and Xiao Guodong edged Singapore 5-0 in the match day 2 here on Tuesday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/6/16 17:35:23

China's Xu/Ma win mixed doubles in Indonesia Open

Xu Chen/Ma Jin beat Zhang Nan/Zhao Yunlei 21-17, 21-16 in an all-Chinese mixed doubles final at BCA Indonesia Open Super Series at Istora Senayan Jakarta on Sunday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/6/7 16:22:19

Chen Long beats Viktor Axelsen for Australian Open crown

Chen Long of China makes it a repeat, taking victory over Viktor Axelsen of Denmark 21-12, 14-21, 21-18 for the men's singles title at the 2015 MetLife BWF SuperSeries Australian Badminton Open on Sunday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/5/31 16:54:19

Li Xuerui out of Australian Badminton Open

World number seven Sung Ji Hyun proved too good for China' s Li Xuerui in the quarterfinals of the Australian Badminton Open in Sydney on Friday night.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/5/29 20:06:02

China's Lin Dan exits Australian Open after shock upset

Chinese shuttler Lin Dan has suffered a shock defeat at the hands of Denmark's Viktor Axelsen in the opening round of the Australian Badminton Open in Sydney on Wednesday night.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/5/27 22:55:59

Lin Dan suffers early exit in 2015 Australian Badminton Open

In the tournament's first major upset, Viktor Axelsen defeated Lin Dan 19-21, 21-12, 21-15 in three games at the 2015 Australian Badminton Open in Sydney on Wednesday night.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/5/27 22:54:39

China shines at Australian Open of Badminton

Chinese badminton athletes put on a display of excellence at the opening day of the 2015 Australian Open in Sydney.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/5/26 16:36:36

Hosts China beat Japan 3-0 at Asian Women's Volleyball Championship

With another 3-0 in Saturday's match against Japan, hosts China continued their unstoppable step at Asian Women's Volleyball Championship.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/5/24 9:20:32

China powers past Japan to claim 10th Sudirman Cup

China's strength and depth proved too much for Japan as the defending champions clinched their 10th Sudirman Cup title with the 3-0 final win on Sunday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/5/17 18:29:29

China come from behind to beat Indonesia for Sudirman Cup final

Favorite China will take on either South Korea or Japan at the Sudirman Cup badminton finals after a 3-1 victory over Indonesia here on Saturday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/5/17 10:10:41

Lee Chong Wei leads Malaysia to quarterfinals in Sudirman Cup

With Lee Chong Wei won his second consecutive match after the sanction, Malaysia edged India 3-2 to secure the first place in group D and reach quarterfinals in BWF Sudirman Cup on Monday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/5/12 11:19:09

Lee Chong Wei: I am at 70% right now

Former world No. 1 Lee Chong Wei kept his emphatic return by defeating world No. 4 Srikanth Kidambi from India 21-16, 21-15 at the Sudirman Cup on Monday. But the Malaysian said has yet to reach his best form.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/5/12 11:14:56

Lin Dan leads China to opening victory at Sudirman Cup

China's iconic badminton player Lin Dan aroused a thunderous ovation on Sunday as he helped the host's star-studded side beat Germany 5-0 on the opening day of the BWF Sudirman Cup.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/5/10 21:54:45

Lee starts on road to Olympic Games

A chastened Lee Chong Wei returns to action at the Sudirman Cup on Sunday after a doping case which threatened to put paid to his career and Olympic title ambitions.
Soure:AFP: 2015/5/9 14:21:39

Zhang stunned in semis

A dream men’s singles final between world No.1 Ma Long and defending champion Zhang Jike won’t happen as an exhausted Zhang was stunned by obscure teammate Fang Bo 4-1 in the semifinals of the table tennis world championships in Suzhou, East China’s Jiangsu Province on Sunday.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2015/5/3 23:43:23