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Badminton - 30 Apr 2019 - Events
With the ongoing support of HSBC, BWF has been working towards finding an effective, economic and sustainable way of inspiring more people to play more badminton in more places.
Badminton - 16 Mar 2017 - Events
The Badminton World Federation will announce the hosts for its 2018 and 2019 Major Events this Saturday, following six bid presentations by the delegations from the candidate cities.
Badminton - 24 Oct 2016 - Events
How does badminton link to beer and chocolate? Denmark came up with an answer today! This week the 2016 Yonex Denmark Open presented by Danisa is being used as platform for business relations. A group of Asian journalists visited local businesses together with their Danish hosts.
Badminton - 12 Sep 2016 - Events
The 14th edition of the FISU World University Badminton Championship starts today, 12 September and will last until the 18th. The event is hosted in Ramenskoe, Russia.
Badminton - 09 Jun 2015 - Events
Denmark will host the major European badminton event in 2017, the European Championships. This was announced by Badminton Europe (BEC) Friday. The event will take place from 25 to 30 April in the Danish city of Kolding in Southern Denmark.
Badminton - 15 May 2015 - Events
The BWF World Junior Championships will be held in three different continental confederations over the next three years with the awarding of the 2016 and 2017 tournaments to Bilbao, Spain, and Yogyakarta, Indonesia, yesterday.
Badminton - 01 Sep 2014 - Events
Denmark has waited 15 years to bring the World Badminton Championships back to Copenhagen, and if it were entirely up to the Danish organisers, it won’t be such a long wait until the event returns for the fifth time. An impressive and innovative event set-up has received positive praise from players, officials and the International Badminton Federation (BWF) alike during the event which culminated this weekend at the Ballerup Arena, Copenhagen.
Badminton - 23 May 2014 - Events
The demand for tickets to the 2014 BWF World Badminton Championships held August 25th to 31st in the Danish capital Copenhagen has been overwhelming. People from India and all over the world will travel to Denmark to see the world’s top badminton stars’ fight for the glory.
Badminton - 02 Apr 2014 - Events
April 2: Dubai signs four-year partnership to host the BWF World Superseries Finals and sponsor the BWF World Superseries Rankings under the name ‘Destination Dubai’
Badminton - 04 Feb 2014 - Events
The opportunity to partner with a globally-recognised brand such as MetLife is ideal for growing badminton’s fan base internationally, specifically through the MetLife BWF World Superseries.
Badminton - 28 Sep 2012 - Events
Fourteen (14) Member Associations of Badminton World Federation (BWF) are vying to host events in the BWF World Superseries 2014-2017 tournament cycle; with China presenting two of a total 15 bids.
Badminton - 09 Dec 2011 - Events
We succeeded! After several years of well-prepared bidding, focusing on the opportunity of staging not only a World Championship, but also a true badminton festival, Denmark succeeded in winning the hosting of the BWF World Badminton Championships 2014.
Badminton - 07 Dec 2011 - Events
A Danish bid delegation is right now in New Zealand to brand Denmark and Danish Badminton and not at least to win the BWF World Badminton Championships. This is the culmination of a year long bid campaign.
Badminton - 24 Oct 2011 - Events
Yonex Denmark Open this weekend was the largest badminton event so far in Denmark. All the world top players participated, tickets were sold out and spectators made the picture complete and show cased what Denmark can do in terms of hosting par example a World Championship.
Badminton - 15 Sep 2011 - Events
Yesterday the bid from Badminton Denmark to host the BWF World Championships 2013/2014 was accepted by BWF – Badminton World Federation – this means that Denmark has a good chance of becoming host of the World Championships.
Badminton - 25 Aug 2010 - Television
GlobeCast is onsite delivering the BWF Badminton World Championships in Paris this week from 23-29 August 2010 for Total Sports Asia.
Badminton - 24 May 2010 - Events
The selection of Denmark to host the world’s best badminton tournament in Europe’s badminton power house number one is an obvious choice, says Charlotte Malmroes, CEO, The Badminton Association of Denmark. <BR>
Badminton - 24 Mar 2010 - Events
The world’s best badminton players will return to Denmark, as the Danish Badminton Federation has just been awarded one more international Badminton World Federation (BWF) Super Series tournament until 2013. <BR>
Badminton - 18 Mar 2010 - Events
While the Danish queen of badminton Tine Rasmussen this week returned to Denmark after a historic triumph at the All England, the European princes and princesses are preparing for battle on the island of Funen.
Badminton - 12 Nov 2009 - Television
Singapore based Yonex-Sunrise, commercial rights holders of badminton’s richest tournament; the Yonex-Sunrise Super Series Finals have exclusively appointed IEC in Sports to handle worldwide broadcast distribution for the tournament in 2009.
Badminton - 17 Apr 2009 - Television
Stockholm-based sports television agency, IEC in Sports has reached an agreement for the exclusive worldwide television distribution of three major badminton properties: The Indonesian Open, Asian Badminton Championships and the Malaysian Grand Prix.
Badminton - 07 Nov 2008 - Events
Stockholm, November 7th 2008 The Badminton World Federation (BWF) has exclusively appointed IEC in Sports to handle worldwide television distribution, for the inaugural BWF Super Series Masters Finals.
Badminton - 13 Aug 2007
World Championship Sports Network (WCSN) will provide coverage of the 2007 Badminton World Championships, taking place August 13 - 19 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Badminton - 01 Dec 2004
The International Badminton Federation introduced sweeping changes at its Extraordinary General Meeting today (Wednesday), including a move of its central office away from the UK for the first time in the Federation’s 70-year history.
Badminton - 11 Aug 2004
The official draw for the badminton events at the Olympic Games in Athens took place on Sunday using a new-look draw program developed by Sportcal.net, the technology arm of Sportcal.com.
Badminton - 09 Jul 2004
For the first time in the world and in any sport, the International Badminton Federation (IBF) is proud to announce the launch of a sport-specific dedicated photographic wire agency. This new service is provided by BadmintonPhoto, the official Photographic Agency of IBF.
Badminton - 10 Feb 2004
The International Badminton Federation’s new Chief Operating Officer, Andrew Ryan, has asserted that the Goudi Olympic Complex in Athens has the potential to be badminton’s best Olympic venue to date, once key installation issues are resolved.
Badminton - 10 Jun 2003
The International Badminton Federation (IBF) is pleased to announce the rescheduling of the Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia Open World Grand Prix events.
Badminton - 23 May 2003
The International Badminton Federation (IBF) is pleased to announce that the QI IBF World Championships, originally planned for 12-18 May in Birmingham, England, have been rescheduled to take place from 28 July to 3 August 2003.
Badminton - 12 May 2003
ON the day when the 13th World Championships should have begun at the National Indoor Arena in Birmingham, the Badminton Association of England today announced overwhelming support from one vital quarter for the event to go ahead on a new date in August.
Badminton - 06 May 2003
England will go to the International Badminton Federation shortly to seek agreement in principle for the staging of the 13th World Badminton Championships.
Badminton - 02 May 2003
The Badminton Association of England were stunned and surprised today after the decision by IBF President Korn Dabbaransi and his eight-man Executive Board to order the postponement of the 13th World Championships in Birmingham’s National Indoor Arena from May 12-18 because of concerns over the SARS epidemic in Asia.
Badminton - 30 Apr 2003
Only a day after the Department of Health said that there was no need for the International Badminton Federation (IBF) to consider postponing the World Badminton Championships in Birmingham, UK Sport was today stunned by the news that the event is to be ‘postponed’.
Badminton - 30 Apr 2003
The International Badminton Federation (IBF) has, with the greatest regret, decided to postpone the XIII World Championships due to the continued uncertainty surrounding Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS).
Badminton - 29 Apr 2003
UK Sport has intervened in the debate over whether or not next month’s World Badminton Championships in Birmingham should go ahead by securing a letter from the Department of Health that says there is no need for the International Badminton Federation (IBF) to consider postponing the event.
Badminton - 28 Apr 2003
THE Badminton Association of England today reaffirmed their determination to stage the QI IBF World Championships at the National Indoor Arena in Birmingham from May 12-18 despite mounting concern over the SARS virus.
Badminton - 12 Mar 2003
Thailand has today withdrawn from the Sudirman Cup, following protests to the International Badminton Federation (IBF) concerning the draw for the competition.
Badminton - 02 Dec 2002
IEC in Sports has signed the IBF World Grand Prix event China Open, to be held in Guangzhou between the 17th and 22nd of December, 2002.
Badminton - 20 Sep 2002
The International Badminton Federation (IBF) has become the third major international federation to launch a new online ranking service using Sportcal’s Active Data for Sport (ADS) service last week.
Badminton - 18 Sep 2002
The draw for the OCBC/Yonex US Open was made today for the first time via the Internet with the new IBF software, written by Sportcal.
Badminton - 09 Sep 2002
09/09/2002 : The International Badminton Federation (IBF) is to focus on further and faster global development, the Executive Board has announced following their weekend meeting in Bangkok.
Badminton - 05 Sep 2002
The International Badminton Federation is proud to announce the launch of its brand new, fully interactive world ranking software, now available through the World Badminton Online website.
Badminton - 21 Jun 2002
19/06/2002 : The recent Thomas & Uber Cup Finals 2002 in Guangzhou, China, was one of the most broadcast sporting events in history, excluding major multi-sports events and FIFA's World Cup soccer.
Badminton - 10 Jan 2002
Sportsetail, the merchandising business owned by Hay & Robertson and BSkyB, has reached an exclusive agreement with the International Badminton Federation (IBF) to supply and distribute official IBF licensed goods.
Badminton - 25 Oct 2001
Following the hugely successful 2000 World Junior Championship in Guangzhou last November, the International Badminton Federation (IBF) could be taking its oldest and most prestigious team events to China for the first time.
Badminton - 02 Oct 2001
The Executive Board meeting of the International Badminton Federation has been rescheduled and will now take place on 2 November in Thailand.
Badminton - 27 Sep 2001
Badminton's quota of 172 players at the Olympic Games will remain unchanged for Athens 2004, despite IBF's request to increase the number of players back to 192 - the number permitted in Atlanta in 1996.
Badminton - 07 Sep 2001
The International Badminton Federation (IBF) has appointed Octagon CSI as its international television rights partner effective January 2002.