CHEN LONG

  • Carolina Marin and Chen Long scoop All-England singles titles March 9, 2015

    Birmingham: Carolina Marin of Spain staged a remarkable comeback to land the All-England Championships crown on Sunday as Saina Nehwal blew the chance to become India's first female winner. In the men's final, world champion Chen Long captured the title for the second time in three years as he overcame charismatic...
  • Chen Long beats Lin Dan for win at All England semis March 8, 2015

    Birmingham: World No. 1 Chen Long of China beat two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan for the first time in their seven meetings to reach the final at the All England Badminton Championships. Chen, the All England winner in 2013, took a surprise straight set win 21-13, 21-12 in just 45 minutes....
  • K Srikanth loses in Hong Kong Open semis November 22, 2014

    Hong Kong: India's campaign in the Hong Kong Super Series came to an end after young shuttler Kidambi Srikanth suffered a three-game loss to top seed Chen Long of China in the semi-finals of the men's singles event of the USD 350,000 event on Saturday. Srikanth, who broke into the top...
  • China secure two golds in badminton worlds, Lee Chong Wei in final August 31, 2014

    Copenhagen: China have secured the women's and mixed doubles gold medals at the World Badminton Championships while their Chen Long has set up a men's title clash with topseeded Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia. Wang Xiaoli and Yu Yang downed Reika Kakiiwa and Miyuki Maeda from Japan 218, 2113 in the...
  • Lee Chong Wei, Shixian Wang win India Open badminton titles April 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Defending champion Lee Chong Wei produced one of his finest performances to retain the men's singles title with a straight-game victory over familiar foe Chen Long of China in the finals of the USD 250,000 Yonex Sunrise Metlife India Super Series on Sunday. In an all-Chinese women's singles final,...
  • Lee Chong Wei to meet old foe Chen Long in India Open final April 5, 2014

    New Delhi: World number one Lee Chong Wei on Saturday set up a summit clash with familiar foe China's Chen Long for the third time in the season, after both registered contrasting wins in the men's singles semi-finals of the USD 250,000 India Super Series here. Defending champion, Lee notched up...
  • World No.1 Lee Chong Wei regains All England Open title March 10, 2014

    Birmingham: Malaysian World No.1 Lee Chong Wei and Chinese World No.3 Shixian Wang clinched the men's and women's singles titles, respectively, at the $400,000 All England Open Badminton Championships at the National Indoor Arena on Sunday. Top seed Lee took sweet revenge of his last year's loss in the final by...
  • Shuttler Pawar enters Round 2 in China September 11, 2013

    Changzhou: Indian shuttler Anand Pawar moved into the men's singles second round at the China Masters Super Series at the Olympic Sports Center Xincheng Gymnasium here on Wednesday. The World No.39 escaped an extremely tough first round encounter against top seed and World No.2 Chen Long of China, who gave a...
  • Top seed Lee closes in on third All England title March 9, 2013

    Birmingham: Malaysia's ace shuttler Lee Chong Wei secured his position in last four and moved one step closer to his third All England Open badminton title. His 21-17, 21-19 victory on Friday over seventh seed Tien Minh Nguyen only took him 34 minutes, reports Xinhua. Lee was in the lead from...
  • Li Xuerui, Chen Long win Super Series Finals titles December 16, 2012

    Shenzhen: Chinese medal winners at the London Olympics Li Xuerui and Chen Long won their respective badminton finals at the $500,000 BWF World Super Series Finals here Sunday. Top seed and Olympic champion Li, who beat Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal in the semifinals, won the women's singles title against compatriot third...
  • Kashyap stuns World No. 3 at Indonesia Open June 14, 2012

    Jakarta: India's Parupalli Kashyap stunned World No. 3 Chen Long of China 2117, 2114 to enter the men's singles quarterfinals at the Indonesia Open Super Series badminton event here on Thursday. The World No. 26 dispatched the top seed in 45 minutes in a secondround match. Kashyap rode on his smashes...