Yonex All England Open 2017: The Stars Assemble

Badzine reveals today the list of the top 50 badminton earners based on prize money awarded during the season for all Badminton World Federation BWF ranking tournaments. The last time that five players passed this milestone was in , when several players benefited from two editions of the Superseries Finals being held in the same calendar year. Amazingly, the top two in terms of prize money are also among the youngest top ten players in world badminton. Chen Qingchen turned twenty years of age last June just a couple of weeks after Akane Yamaguchi. The only teenager on the attached list was the shuttler who came in at exactly 50th in total prize money and was none other than Chen Yufei. The year-old Chen Yufei pictured is ranked 8 in the world partly on the strength of her bronze medal at the World Championships but there are actually nine medallists from Glasgow and dozens of top ten players who did not make it to the top 50 in in total winnings. As far as prize money goes, the numbers should start to increase markedly in Click on the list image to get the full list of the Top 50 Badminton Prize Winners of This is the sixth time that Badzine has compiled a list of the top prize winners.

In pics: men’s singles final of All England Open Badminton Championships

And that was after Murray was knocked out. Clearly the Federer effect still lingers. Though Murray is out of Wimbledon Aidan McHugh, a year-old from Glasgow who is making his debut at the All England Club, has clearly benefitted from regular practice sessions with the world No1. McHugh, who began playing aged five, showed impressive power and accuracy on both sides and hit an impressive 10 aces. He is clearly one to watch, whatever happens during the rest of the tournament.

Princess Anne in the royal box at Wimbledon watching the men’s singles final between The Queen Attends The All England Tennis Championships At Wimbledon Federer on his victory at Wimbledon on July 16, in London, England.

The first of the four Grand Slams of the tennis season is in the books, with a new face and a tennis legend taking center stage at the Australian Open in Melbourne. The women’s draw also saw Muguruza’s sudden return to top-level status. In nine starts at the majors since the Wimbledon title, Muguruza had advanced past the fourth round only once and was knocked out in the first round at Wimbledon and the U.

Open in On the men’s side, it was another coronation for Novak Djokovic, who collected his 17th Grand Slam title, with a comeback five-set victory against Dominic Thiem. It’s the eighth Australian Open crown for Djokovic, which extends his record in Melbourne, and with the title, he becomes the first male player to win a Grand Slam in three different decades. The Joker has now won at least one Grand Slam in nine of the past 10 seasons.

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The rd edition of Wimbledon is here and there’s plenty of storylines to follow this year at tennis’ oldest major. Eight-time Wimbledon champ Roger Federer sits right behind Djokovic with the 2-seed while Rafael Nadal rounds out the top three with the 3-seed. Below is the full Wimbledon schedule, with daily TV coverage information and order of play for every round.

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In she defeated Serena Williams in the final at Wimbledon to win her first All-England ChampionshipsWimbledon women’s (top) and men’s singles trophies. , Lukasz Kubot, Marcelo Melo, Ekaterina Makarova, Elena Vesnina.

Follow the live scores and update as World No. Her drives and footwork near the forecourt have taken the game away from Intanon. They completely outclassed their opponents with incredible net-flicks and unmatchable tuning. They will now have to come back in the second game. He has done it! Never really gave Shi Yuqi the chance to settle and has covered the court quite comfortably. Gear up for the final showdown!

A thumping smash to win it! What an incredible match! That’s all folks! Hope you enjoyed the live updates of the prestigious All England Championships which is also the first Super Series of the year. There is no hiding that it was an amazing final with some of the best shuttlers showcasing badminton like never before. Until then, take care! Indonesian celebrations YAE17 pic.

Wimbledon Championships

Bengaluru, Sept. But there has been a shift over the last decade or two. Badminton has emerged as a popular sport in our country and many youngsters are finding their idols in some of the greatest badminton players the country has produced. While Prakash Padukone paved the way for the sport in the country, there weren’t too many contendors to take the sport forward.

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The year-old was drawn against Thai hopeful Kunlavut Vitidsarn but the year-old, who has shown potential by clinching three straight junior world titles, gave the Chinese veteran a scare by winning the opening game But the six-time All England champion managed to fight back with his experience and unpredictable smashes, setting up a second-round encounter with compatriot Chen Long.

We are familiar. I won today because I had better luck,” said the year-old third seed. The key upsets involved Indonesian stars Jonatan Christie and Anthony Ginting, seeded sixth and fourth respectively. In the women’s singles, defending champion Chen Yufei overcame a slow start to see off South Korea’s world No.

Singapore’s only representative in the tournament, Yeo Jia Min, was defeated by Indonesia’s Gregoria Mariska Tunjung , in just 29 minutes. World champion and Olympic runner-up P.

All England Open Badminton Championships – finals

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The Wimbledon Championships, staged annually at the All England Lawn Tennis In this regard, Lake (a) highlighted some apparent contradictions and Wimbledon singles champion made explicit her aim to improve player characteristics of players—becoming stronger and taller—led to men’s tennis at.

By Adam Shergold for MailOnline. Roger Federer scaled new heights of greatness at Wimbledon when he duly collected a record breaking win to put him further ahead of other legends, living and dead. The 35 year-old Swiss took an eighth All England Club title by hammering a troubled Marin Cilic with ruthless ease, winning in an hour and 41 minutes.

It was his nineteenth Grand Slam victory and in achieving it he became the first player to win the title without dropping a set since Bjorn Borg in Mike Dickson: Roger Federer scaled new heights of greatness at Wimbledon when he duly collected a record breaking win to put him further ahead of other legends, living and dead. It is cruel sometimes but he fought well and he is a hero.

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There have been matches in the men’s singles competition at Federer’s record for semi-final appearances across all Grand Slam events.

Andy Murray and Johanna Konta may have fell just short in the singles, but Jamie Murray ensured that there was at least one British winner at Wimbledon this fortnight, as he yesterday won the mixed doubles title alongside Martina Hingis. The duo only decided to strike up a partnership in the days leading up to The Championships, but breezed through the draw without dropping a single set, overcoming defending champions Heather Watson and Henri Kontinen in the final on Centre Court. Their victory was the perfect way for the pair to celebrate important landmarks in both of their respective careers.

Any time you win a Grand Slam, you get your name up on the board again and it is there forever, you know that no one will take it away for you. He returned well to the big-hitting Kontinen and was sensational at the net, winning one point with a superb spinning drop-volley at the net. Not that Andy was able to watch. But I think he just waited in the locker room because he said he didn’t want to watch it.

I don’t know if he snuck a few points in or not. With Murray and Watson in action either side of the net, the final guaranteed a British winner, which left one particularly excited spectator at a loss who to support on Centre Court. And despite losing her title, Watson said she had enjoyed playing in front of such a partisan set of supporters.

But it was still so enjoyable to play today. It was nice that both teams were getting a lot of support.


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Marin Cilic being treated for a blister on his foot during the men’s singles WIMBLEDON, England — Jonas Bjorkman knew before most that the The tournament also ended with two disappointing singles finals that Bjorkman knew what it was all about, but it was a curious scene to so July 17,

Go back 15 years, to the start of Wimbledon in June , and take a glimpse at where things stood for Roger Federer. He was He had yet to reach No. Not only had the guy never won a Grand Slam tournament, he’d never even been past the quarterfinals at one. He was coming off a first-round loss at the French Open a month earlier, and another at the All England Club a year earlier. When all was said and done two weeks later, Federer was crying, cradling the champion’s gold trophy.

And now? When play begins at Wimbledon on Monday, with Federer closing in on his 37th birthday, he will have the honor of playing the first match at Centre Court as the defending champion. He earned his record eighth title at the grass-court major a year ago, and he ran his total Grand Slam haul to a record 20 men’s singles trophies by winning the Australian Open in January.

He was speaking about his own success. But he might as well have been talking about the two-man supremacy exhibited by himself and his greatest rival, Rafael Nadal. Nadal, 32, hadn’t even entered a major tournament in

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