2012 Olympics - Badminton

Badminton made its Olympic debut in 1992 and of the 76 medals awarded, China has taken home 30 of them, including 11 gold (the United States has never medaled). In London, badminton will be held at Wembley Arena, beginning on July, with medal events on August 3 (mixed doubles), August 4 (women's singles and women's doubles) and August 5 (men's singles and men's doubles).

Great Britain Wins Sailing Gold, China Adds 3 Badminton Medals

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Some of the lesser-known events finished up on Sunday in the 2012 Summer Olympics, with China dominating the medal count.

How Badminton Scandal Could Repeat In Olympic Basketball

When the format of the competition gives the participants an incentive to lose, it shouldn't surprise anyone that matches get thrown. The scenario that played out in badminton could very well...

World Badminton Federation Confirms 8 Players Suspended

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Eight badminton players have been suspended at the 2012 London Olympics. They have been accused of losing early rounds on purpose to get easier draws.

8 Badminton Players Reportedly Disqualified For Match-Fixing

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Eight women's badminton players have reportedly been disqualified from the Summer Olympics for match fixing. Four teams of two were apparently trying to lose on purpose for a better quarterfinal...

Olympic Badminton Teams Face Discipline After Attempting To Throw Matches

The Chinese, Indonesian and South Korean badminton teams attempted to throw matches.

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