New Delhi (India), Feb 2 ( ANI ): In what may come as a huge blow to the Indian fans, ace shuttler Saina Nehwal crashed out of the India Open BWF
World Tour 500 after going down in straight games to Beiwen Zhang of USA in the quarter-finals here on Friday.
Total will also continue as the Title Sponsor for all BWF
Major Events (TOTAL BWF
Sudirman Cup, TOTAL BWF
Thomas and Uber Cup Finals, TOTAL BWF
Under this expanded partnership, Total will cement its position as 'Official Energy Partner' and Official Sponsor for the newly minted HSBC BWF
World Tour (Level 1 to Level 4) and HSBC BWF
World Tour Finals, which were previously known as the BWF
World Superseries and BWF
World Superseries Finals respectively.
The city of Guangzhou is to host the HSBC BWF
World Tour Finals for the 2018-2021 tournament cycle.
Dubai: Viktor Axelsen successfully defended his title for a second crown in three years with a hard-fought 19-21, 21-19, 21-15 win over former four-time champion Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia at the season-ending men's singles final of the 2017 BWF
Dubai World Superseries Finals at the Hamdan Sports Complex On Sunday.
The 38 attendees representing clubs, schools and academies from Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah undertook the six-day course at Dubai Sports World under the guidance of Sudhakar Vemuri, a member of the BWF
Umpire Assessment Panel.
However, this change adds balance by rewarding fans who are already BWF
members or Patrons.
Among the participating countries at the BWF
International Badminton Championship are China, South Korea, Denmark, Thailand, Japan, Britain, the United States, Germany and France, said Yuni Kartika, spokesperson of the Indonesian badminton association.
Also, Executive Director of the BWF
, Dua'a Wadi, confirmed that the forum, established in 2006 in Ramallah, aims to develop women's business skills through specialized training programs to encourage women to integrate into business sectors and participate in financial activities, in addition to developing their abilities to run companies.
DUBAI: Dubai's growing reputation as a world class sporting destination will gather momentum this weekend when, for the first time, it hosts the season ending BWF
Destination Dubai World Superseries Finals.
Meanwhile, the Korean pair of Lee and Yoo in the men's doubles has continued their recent domination-they've won their third title in three tries for a rare hat-trick in the BWF
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