KUALA LUMPUR: Organisers of the BARFOOT & THOMPSON BWF World Junior Championships 2020 have confirmed that the event has been cancelled. The ongoing COVID-19 restrictions and uncertainty left BWF, Badminton New Zealand and tournament organisers no choice but to cancel the event. However, Badminton New Zealand are still committed to hosting the BWF World Junior Championships and the BWF have accepted a proposal for them to stage the 2024 edition as a replacement for the edition lost.
Sep 28, 2020 12:09
KUALA LUMPUR: The Badminton World Federation (BWF) has announced that in partnership with the Badminton Association of Thailand and the Government of Thailand, the Asian leg of the adjusted HSBC BWF World Tour 2020, will be hosted with three tournaments in Bangkok in January 2021.
Sep 15, 2020 15:09
KUALA LUMPUR: The Badminton World Federation (BWF), in full consultation and agreement with local host Badminton Denmark, has made the tough decision to postpone the TOTAL BWF Thomas & Uber Cup Finals 2020 in Aarhus, Denmark. The decision comes following the withdrawal of a number of participating teams from the Thomas and Uber Cup Finals and the European leg of the adjusted HSBC BWF World Tour.
Aug 28, 2020 15:08
KUALA LUMPUR: The BWF has announced a revised HSBC BWF World Tournament calendar for the remainder of 2020. The adjusted HSBC BWF World Tour calendar 2020 consists of: – a European leg – two HSBC BWF World Tour tournaments in the one location – an Asian leg – two HSBC BWF World Tour tournaments in the one location
Jul 29, 2020 19:07
KUALA LUMPUR: The Badminton World Federation (BWF) postponed the season restart on Wednesday by cancelling all World Tour tournaments in September due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Jun 10, 2020 19:06
LAUSANNE: There are further changes to the status of badminton tournaments this year with the YONEX Swiss Open 2020 and 2020 European Championships now cancelled. Both previously carried “suspended” status until suitable replacement dates could be found.
Jun 05, 2020 15:06
NEW DELHI: The inaugural Hyderabad Open badminton tournament, scheduled to be held in August, was on Thursday cancelled by the sport’s world governing body in view of the COVID-19 pandemic, two weeks after the unveiling of a revised calendar.
May 22, 2020 17:05
KUALA LUMPUR: The Badminton World Federation on Friday unveiled a revamped tournament calendar for the remainder of 2020 following disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The BWF announced the revised list of events to signal the restart of competitive badminton, suspended following the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic.
May 01, 2020 16:05
KUALA LUMPUR: The Badminton World Federation (BWF) and Spanish Badminton Federation (FESBA) confirmed Friday that the BWF World Championships, traditionally scheduled for August 2021, will now take place at the end of 2021 from Monday 29 November to Sunday 5 December.
Apr 28, 2020 19:04
NEW DELHI: The Badminton Association of India is ready to host the $400,000 India Open, an Olympic qualifier, in December this year or January next year, BAI has informed the Badminton World Federation, provided government approval is forthcoming.
Apr 22, 2020 16:04
KUALA LUMPUR: It has been five years since BWF’s Integrity Unit was formed.