- 5-time champion Dan, rival Lee make it easily to 2nd round Updated: Aug-11-15 11:29 am
JAKARTA, Indonesia - Five-time champion Lin Dan of China and his Malaysian arch rival Lee Chong Wei eased their way to the second round of the badminton world championships following straight-sets victories on Tuesday.
- Israeli athlete granted visa to Indonesia, ending standoff Updated: Aug-10-15 7:47 am
JERUSALEM - Indonesia granted an Israeli badminton player a visa to enter the country and compete in the world championships in Jakarta after a months-long standoff, Israel's national Olympic committee said Monday.
- Israel says badminton player can't get visa for worlds Updated: Aug-09-15 9:30 am
JERUSALEM - The Olympic Committee of Israel says Indonesia has denied one of their athletes a visa to participate in the upcoming Badminton World Championships in Jakarta, which start Monday.