Soniia Cheah claimed one of her biggest wins this year after she ousted world number four Akane Yamaguchi 21-19, 21-16 to step into the second round of the Fuzhou China Open on Wednesday.
S. Kisona could be the toast of the women’s singles if she lives up her fast-growing reputation in the final three months of 2019.
The Malaysia national junior badminton team failed to clear the group stage of the mixed team event at the BWF World Junior Championships, their worst-ever performance since the event's inception in 2000.
It was a day of mental resilience for the Malaysian contingent as three doubles pairs were pushed to the wire before prevailing to check into the China Open quarter-finals on Thursday.
The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) could turn to former star Lee Chong Wei and give him a role that will allow him to help national singles shuttlers.
Soniia Cheah said she considers herself a work in progress, believing that constant self-improvement will pay dividends.
Kenny Goh is the latest man roped in to help the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM), but the new secretary-general says he is not a one-man machine to save the badminton body from their current slump.
Lee Chong Wei decided to hang up his badminton racquet after an illustrious career spanning almost two decades.
Goh Soon Huat will lead the Malaysia national badminton team at the 2019 Sudirman Cup in Nanning, China, after being named as captain on Wednesday.
Lee Chong Wei is showing no signs of an imminent return after not being included in the Malaysia squad for the 2019 Sudirman Cup taking place in Nanning, China, next month.