Chinese Li Xuerui beats her Compatriot Wang Yihan for Badminton Gold

China’s Li Xuerui took gold in the women’s badminton singles on Saturday, beating countrywoman Wang Yihan in three sets to continue her winning finals record against the world No. 1. Li, 21, prevailed 21-15, 21-23, 21-17 in a rollercoaster encounter lasting 78 minutes. The world No. 3 raced to a 19-10 lead in the first game before Wang mounted More...

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Saina Nehwal at London Olympics
By LondonGames On Thursday, August 2nd, 2012
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Saina Nehwal makes India proud by Entering in Badminton Semi Finals

Indian Badminton Queen Saina Nehwal kept the hopes of Gold Medal  alive for India when she cruised into Semi Finals of Badminton Singles at London Olympics 2012. Incidentally she is the First Indian Shuttler to More...

By LondonGames On Thursday, August 2nd, 2012
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IOC rejects appeal of Four South Korean Players regarding their disqualification

An appeal by four South Korean badminton players against their disqualification from the Olympics for match-fixing has been rejected, the head of the Badminton World Federation said Wednesday. Russia, Australia, More...

By LondonGames On Tuesday, July 31st, 2012
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India hopes for Badminton Medals with Saina and Kashyap

India’s Olympic medal chances in badminton got a boost as Parupalli Kashyap entered the men’s singles pre-quarterfinals in style, outplaying tenth seeded Vietnamese Tien Minh Nguyen in straight games More...

Saina Nehwal at London Olympics
By LondonGames On Monday, July 30th, 2012
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Saina Nehwal brings lusture to Indian Attack at London

India’s star shuttler Saina Nehwal eased out her opening match rival and boxer Jai Bhagwan joined his more illustrious team mate Vijender Singh in the round of 16 to raise India’s hopes on a rain-truncated More...

London Olympics Badminton
By LondonGames On Saturday, July 28th, 2012
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Indian Badminton fares Poorly, Hopes for Saina Nehwal

India  has fared poorly in London Olympics Bandminton Events.  Indian pair of V. Diju and Jwala Gutta could not put up a fight against Indonesia’s Tontowi Ahmad and Liliyana Natsi and lost their mixed doubles More...