• Badminton and the Olympic Games - A Critical Letter by W.W. Kethan Badminton and the Olympic Games - A Critical Letter by W.W. Kethan

    05 December, 2017

    A Critical Letter to Lord Killanin by W.W. Kethan, President of the International Softball Federation who feels that Badminton is not the only sport to suffer from the slow rate of progress in the IOC.

  • Badminton and the Olympic Games - Lord Killanin Speaks Badminton and the Olympic Games - Lord Killanin Speaks

    05 December, 2017

    Lord Killanin, the President of the International Olympic Committee, shares his views on the Olympic Games and Badminton's claims that it should be a part of its official programme every four years.

  • Badminton for Everyone Badminton for Everyone

    11 August, 2016

    Badminton finally wins the vote to be a medal sport at the Barcelona Olympic Games in 1992. With that the game achieves the full acceptance by the world's sporting community, and in particular the I.O.C. Badminton is now ready for the US, but before that Americans must fully appreciate and give Badminton the respect it fully deserves.

  • Olympic Champions Olympic Champions

    09 August, 2016

    Here is a list of Badminton's Gold medallists ever since the game became an official Olympic Sport back in the year 1992 when Susi Susanti of Indonesia won the game's first ever Gold Medal in Barcelona.

  • Big Changes at the Top Big Changes at the Top

    09 August, 2016

    The Editor of World Badminton, H.A.E Scheele, reflects on how 1975 will be remembered as a crucial year as Badminton experiences great advancement both in how the game is being conducted as well as the introduction of monetary reward for championship winners.

  • Badminton is Seemingly Not for the Olympics Badminton is Seemingly Not for the Olympics

    05 August, 2016

    H.A.E. Scheele, Editor of "World Badminton" offers his point of view on the International Badminton Federation's (I.B.F.) long-standing application for Badminton to be officially included into the Olympic Games programme.

  • Badminton as an Olympic Sport Badminton as an Olympic Sport

    05 August, 2016

    "World Badminton" Editor, H.A.E. Scheele takes a look at the request of the Editor of the Canadian Badminton Association Handbook for the official inclusion of Badminton in the Olympic Games programme.

  • The Olympic Demonstration Tournament The Olympic Demonstration Tournament

    04 August, 2016

    The draw for the Badminton Demonstration Tournament at the Munich Olympic Games beginning on September 4th. is published.

  • Olympic Progress Olympic Progress

    04 August, 2016

    The application by the International Badminton Federation (I.B.F.) to include Badminton at the 1976 Olympics in Montreal is deferred during a meeting of the International Olympic Committee (I.O.C.) in February 1972.

  • Rings of Gold – Beijing Olympic Review Rings of Gold – Beijing Olympic Review

    15 April, 2016

    Richard Eaton looks back on how Beijing gave the game of badminton such prominence at the superbly organised 2008 Olympic Games.