Badminton Fixing Row

  • Olympics: Guilty Chinese player quits badminton August 2, 2012

    Beijing: Disgraced Chinese Yu Yang has decided to quit badminton while national officials have told their Olympic team leaders and disgraced players to make a public apology for throwing matches at the London Games. Yu was among eight women's doubles players expelled from the Games on Wednesday. The others were team...
  • Olympics: BWF chief apologizes for fixing row August 2, 2012

    London: World badminton apologised on Wednesday for a scandal that has sullied the sport's reputation at the London Olympics and resulted in eight women being disqualified from the tournament. The expulsion of four women's doubles pairs sent shockwaves through the tournament, removing China's top-seeded duo and other doubles pairs from the...