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New Scoring System Trialled at Auckland International

Thursday, 11 September 2014, 2:11 pm | Badminton NZ

The eyes of the badminton world will be on Auckland next week for the hosting of the Fernbaby Auckland International, with the event one of the first in the world to trial a proposed new scoring system. More >>

Men’s Doubles Pairing Put up Great Fight in Denmark

Thursday, 28 August 2014, 12:30 pm | Badminton NZ

27 August 2014 For immediate release from Badminton New Zealand, for further information visit MEN’S DOUBLES PAIRING PUT UP GREAT FIGHT IN DENMARK The final New Zealanders bowed out of the BWF World Badminton Championships in Denmark ... More >>

Kiwis Find Going Tough at Badminton World Championships

Tuesday, 26 August 2014, 10:36 am | Badminton NZ

A 7-strong Kiwi contingent found the going tough at the BWF Badminton World Championships in Denmark overnight, losing all their scheduled first round matches leaving just Oliver Leydon-Davis and Kevin Dennerly-Minturn flying the flag in the men’s doubles ... More >>

Waitakere Go Back to Back at Wisden Cup

Sunday, 17 August 2014, 1:11 pm | Badminton NZ

Waitakere confirmed back to back Wisden Cup titles with a comfortable final round win at North Harbour Badminton Centre today, ending the perfect week with a 100% record that was made even better with their second team surviving as well to play ... More >>

Top Seeds Imperious in Round One of Wisden Cup

Wednesday, 13 August 2014, 9:15 am | Badminton NZ

The top three seeds all came through their opening round ties with ease at the Wisden Cup at the North Harbour Badminton Centre in Forrest Hill today, dropping a total of just four games across the three ties. Home town side North Harbour cleaned out ... More >>

Rankin And Chan into Singles Quarter Finals

Friday, 1 August 2014, 10:44 am | Badminton NZ

Anna Rankin and Michelle Chan led the charge for New Zealand in the latest round of matches played in the individual events at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, both winning their round of 16 women’s singles matches to progress to the quarter finals. ... More >>

Mixed Fortunes at Individual Competition in Glasgow

Wednesday, 30 July 2014, 5:20 pm | Badminton NZ

The New Zealand badminton team commenced their individual competitions at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games last night NZT and continue with a busy involvement at the Emirates Arena tonight. More >>

Kiwis Gallant in Defeat to Home Town Scots

Monday, 28 July 2014, 10:25 am | Badminton NZ

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New Zealand Ease through Opening Team Match

Friday, 25 July 2014, 4:58 pm | Badminton NZ

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Seven Strong Team Named for World Badminton Champs

Monday, 21 July 2014, 2:02 pm | Badminton NZ

Badminton New Zealand has named a seven-strong team for the 2014 Li Ning World Championships in Denmark from 25-31 August, with the tournament coming hot on the heels of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games. The seven players who qualified individually through ... More >>

Good Day For Seeds At X-TRM Badminton Champs

Sunday, 1 June 2014, 12:30 pm | Badminton NZ

The top seeds came through largely unscathed on day one of the X-TRM 2014 New Zealand National Badminton Championships at the Eastlink Badminton Stadium in Hamilton today. In the Men’s Singles top seed Luke Charlesworth (Waitakere) led the way with a ... More >>

Badminton to Showcase Auckland and NZ to the World

Thursday, 27 February 2014, 2:18 pm | Badminton NZ

International badminton will return to New Zealand following confirmation today of SKYCITY as Principal Partner of the SKYCITY New Zealand Badminton Open for a second consecutive year in a tournament that will be seen by millions in Asia alone. More >>

New Zealanders and Aussies Dominate Semi Finals

Saturday, 15 February 2014, 9:10 am | Badminton NZ

New Zealanders and Aussies Dominate Semi Finals The Oceania Badminton Championships in Ballarat has reached the business end of the individual tournament competitions, with all semi-finalists are all from the two dominant countries in Oceania, New Zealand ... More >>

NZ Agonisingly Close To Oceania Team Badminton Title

Wednesday, 12 February 2014, 1:34 pm | Badminton NZ

The New Zealand Badminton team came agonisingly close to winning the Oceania Team Championships in Ballarat last night, going down to the host country by the closest of margins in the final game of the tie to lose 3 matches to 2. More >>

Chan Retuns to Kiwi Team For Oceania Champs

Tuesday, 17 December 2013, 3:26 pm | Badminton NZ

Badminton New Zealand has named an 8 strong team to contest the Oceania Championships in Ballarat, Australia next February and it features a return to national colours for top ranked singles player, Michelle Chan. More >>

Strong Opening to Welsh International for Kiwis

Friday, 29 November 2013, 3:22 pm | Badminton NZ

New Zealand enjoyed a strong start to the Welsh International Badminton Tournament in Cardiff overnight, with wins in women’s singles, men’s doubles and mixed doubles. More >>

Badminton Pair Win Where All Whites Stumbled

Monday, 25 November 2013, 7:02 pm | Badminton NZ

Badminton Pair Win Where All Whites Stumbled Less than a week after the All Whites were beaten by Mexico in their FIFA World Cup play off, New Zealand’s top badminton doubles pairing of Oliver Leydon-Davis and Kevin Dennerly-Minturn have scored one ... More >>

New Zealand Badminton Player Wins Impressively

Monday, 24 January 2011, 11:56 am | Badminton NZ

Denmark-based Aucklander Michelle Chan this week won the women’s title at the Estonia Badminton Open in Estonia’s capital Tallinn. More >>

Top-10 Player Confirmed For US$50,000 Event

Wednesday, 2 May 2007, 4:24 pm | Badminton NZ

At US$50,000 prizemoney the KLRC New Zealand Badminton Open this month is one of the higher ranking sporting events in terms of prizemoney on offer in New Zealand. More >>


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