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Lin Dan wins record 5th title at badminton worlds

GUANGZHOU, China (AP) - Lin Dan of China became the first man to win five world badminton championship singles titles Sunday as his archrival Lee Chong Wei retired on the brink of defeat in the final.The left-handed...
The badminton club

...of shots. Forget about "backyard" badminton. This is serious exercise, fun and sport rolled into one. For decades, Juneau badminton enthusiasts have gathered regularly to...Currently there are four weekly two-hour badminton open gyms to choose from in town - on...
Badminton's up-and-down popularity

WASHINGTON - Modern badminton started as a sport for military gentlemen...called poona and brought it back to Badminton House, his residence in the United States in 1878 at the Badminton Club of New York, a weekend meeting...
Local Scoreboard: Racquetball, Tennis & Badminton tournaments

...Consolation: Ben Robinson. 2001 Spring Badminton Tournament Results from the 2001 Spring Badminton Tournament March 16-18 at Juneau Racquet Club's Valley location. Over forty badminton players from Juneau, Fairbanks and Whitehorse...
Carroll, Zhang, Syed lead winners at badminton tourney

JUNEAU - Twenty-five badminton players - including four from the 2003 Herb Jaenicke Memorial Badminton Tournament last weekend. The tourney...location. Jaenicke, a longtime local badminton player, died in December. Top finishers...
Today In Sports History for July 31

...titles.2012 - Four teams are kicked out of the women's badminton doubles at the London Games for trying to lose on purpose...players from China, South Korea and Indonesia are cited by the Badminton World Federation for "conducting oneself in a manner that...
Two Juneau athletes in World Games

...and fun.Other World Summer Games sports that the Olympians will be competing in include athletics (track and field), badminton, basketball, beach volleyball, bocce, bowling, cycling, equestrian, golf, gymnastics, judo, kayaking, half marathon...
Belichick is either evil genius or dumbest guy in the room

...Patriots could have smashed the Colts using inflated or deflated footballs, ping-pong balls, hockey pucks, golf balls, or badminton shuttlecocks.So if the Patriots really did feel the need to use deflated balls to gain an unfair advantage, Belichick isn't...
Today In Sports History for April 12

...Malone reaches the milestone - more than any player in NBA history.2005 - Smithtown (N.Y.) High School's co-ed badminton team defeats Miller Place (N.Y.) High School 10-5 to end Miller Place's 504-match win streak, the longest sports...
Photo: JDHS Badminton Champs


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