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#badminton

# badminton - Monday 18 July, 2016

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Scott Evans
# The Jerries
From The42
# The Jerries

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Scott Evans

Jul 18th 2016, 6:30 AM 3,966 Views 1 Comment

We kick off our athlete-by-athlete look at Ireland’s Olympic team with the country’s top badminton player.

# badminton - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Irish badminton player ordered to pay €30k for assaulting and defaming woman
# Baldoyle Centre
# Baldoyle Centre

Irish badminton player ordered to pay €30k for assaulting and defaming woman

May 10th 2016, 6:45 PM 23,615 Views 0 Comments

Nigel Boyne was told by a judge today to pay the manager of Baldoyle Badminton Centre, Jean Denihan, €30,000 in damages.

# badminton - Saturday 7 May, 2016

The Irish teen sensation who stunned his rivals to claim European gold
# Rising Star
From The42
# Rising Star

The Irish teen sensation who stunned his rivals to claim European gold

May 7th 2016, 8:00 PM 49,104 Views 45 Comments

Nhat Nguyen talks to The42 about his remarkable success, moving from Vietnam to Ireland at the age of four and his goals for the future.

Irish badminton player accused of assaulting manager who was trying to break up a fight
# Courts
# Courts

Irish badminton player accused of assaulting manager who was trying to break up a fight

May 7th 2016, 7:00 AM 12,691 Views 0 Comments

Nigel Boyne has denied the claim which was made in the Circuit Civil Court.

# badminton - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Ireland's Chloe and Sam Magee will have a shot at a European medal tomorrow
# Badminton
From The42
# Badminton

Ireland's Chloe and Sam Magee will have a shot at a European medal tomorrow

Apr 28th 2016, 6:09 PM 3,856 Views 0 Comments

Magees set for medal battle against Niclas Nohr and Sara Thygesen of Denmark.

# badminton - Monday 18 January, 2016

A day in the life: Ireland's greatest ever badminton player Scott Evans
# A Day In The Life
From The42
# A Day In The Life

A day in the life: Ireland's greatest ever badminton player Scott Evans

Jan 18th 2016, 7:00 AM 5,855 Views 0 Comments

We asked this two-time Olympian how he structures his training days.

# badminton - Monday 29 June, 2015

Ireland's triumphant boxers given a hero's welcome home
# Recognition
From The42
# Recognition

Ireland's triumphant boxers given a hero's welcome home

Jun 29th 2015, 5:01 PM 19,073 Views 4 Comments

Badminton Men’s and Mixed Doubles bronze medal winners Sam Magee, Chloe Magee and Joshua Magee also arrived back in Dublin today.

# badminton - Saturday 20 June, 2015

The Irish brother-and-sister combo hoping to take the 2016 Olympics by storm From The42

The Irish brother-and-sister combo hoping to take the 2016 Olympics by storm

Jun 20th 2015, 12:38 PM 17,949 Views 8 Comments

Living, working, travelling, and competing together takes its toll on the siblings.

# badminton - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Evans into World Championship last 16 (and he's up against the world's best player next)
# Top Of The Bill
From The42
# Top Of The Bill

Evans into World Championship last 16 (and he's up against the world's best player next)

Aug 27th 2014, 5:50 PM 4,292 Views 0 Comments

Dubliner won the last 11 points to beat David Obernosterer 21-7, 21-18 in Copenhagen today.

# badminton - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

7 alternative sports to try out this winter
# Winter Is Coming
From The42
# Winter Is Coming

7 alternative sports to try out this winter

Sep 25th 2013, 9:30 AM 2,449 Views 1 Comment

From chess-boxing to roller derby, we look at ways to stay fit and healthy this winter.

# badminton - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Third time lucky? Scott Evans ready to face number 1 Lee Chong Wei at Worlds
# Badminton
From The42
# Badminton

Third time lucky? Scott Evans ready to face number 1 Lee Chong Wei at Worlds

Aug 3rd 2013, 8:45 AM 986 Views 3 Comments

Scott Evans is out to take a major scalp in the opening round of the World Badminton Championships on Monday.

# badminton - Monday 22 July, 2013

Thai badminton player attacks his former team-mate on court
# Fight
From The42
# Fight

Thai badminton player attacks his former team-mate on court

Jul 22nd 2013, 3:29 PM 4,411 Views 2 Comments

Bodin Issara is being investigated after chasing and punching ex-partner Maneepong Jongjit at the Canadian Grand Prix.

# badminton - Monday 11 February, 2013

Modern pentathlon, badminton face the chop in 2020 Olympic vote
# 2020 Vision
From The42
# 2020 Vision

Modern pentathlon, badminton face the chop in 2020 Olympic vote

Feb 11th 2013, 10:58 AM 1,620 Views 1 Comment

Some of Ireland’s top athletes will be watching tomorrow’s IOC deliberations anxiously.

# badminton - Sunday 30 December, 2012

After the gold rush: Evans braves risk to bring home reward
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

After the gold rush: Evans braves risk to bring home reward

Dec 30th 2012, 2:45 PM 4,931 Views 2 Comments

After the disappointment of defeat in London, Scott Evans knew he needed a change. He just didn’t know where it would take him.

# badminton - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Delight for Chloe Magee as she wins Turkish Open title
# Double Joy
From The42
# Double Joy

Delight for Chloe Magee as she wins Turkish Open title

Dec 22nd 2012, 3:31 PM 1,021 Views 0 Comments

The Irish Olympian also won the mixed doubles with her brother Sam Magee.

# badminton - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Scott Evans wins Irish Open badminton title
# Unbridled
From The42
# Unbridled

Scott Evans wins Irish Open badminton title

Dec 9th 2012, 5:58 PM 750 Views 0 Comments

Chloe Magee was unlucky to lose out in the Women’s Singles Final in Baldoyle this afternoon.

# badminton - Friday 7 December, 2012

Badminton: Change as good as a rest for Evans
# Irish Open
From The42
# Irish Open

Badminton: Change as good as a rest for Evans

Dec 7th 2012, 9:04 AM 491 Views 0 Comments

London Olympians Scott Evans and Chloe Magee both begin their singles challenge on day two of the Carlton Irish Open in Baldoyle.

# badminton - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Remember those Olympic badminton players who tried to lose in London?
# NET LOSS
From The42
# NET LOSS

Remember those Olympic badminton players who tried to lose in London?

Aug 21st 2012, 12:17 PM 12,006 Views 3 Comments

They’re appealing their suspensions.

# badminton - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Eight disqualified over badminton 'match-fixing' scandal
# Shuttlecock Up
From The42
# Shuttlecock Up

Eight disqualified over badminton 'match-fixing' scandal

Aug 1st 2012, 3:09 PM 9,690 Views 22 Comments

But the eight players — four from South Korea, two from Indonesia and two from China — are appealing the decision.

# badminton - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Heartbreak as Magee crashes out in three-game thriller
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Heartbreak as Magee crashes out in three-game thriller

Jul 31st 2012, 5:30 PM 6,336 Views 7 Comments

Chloe Magee lost 16-21 21-18 21-14 against Pi Hongyan of France in her qualification decider this afternoon.

# badminton - Monday 30 July, 2012

I didn't bring my A game, admits Scott Evans after badminton exit
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

I didn't bring my A game, admits Scott Evans after badminton exit

Jul 30th 2012, 4:47 PM 3,998 Views 7 Comments

“I’m getting goosebumps just thinking about it now,” the Dubliner admitted after a memorable reception at Wembley.

# badminton - Sunday 29 July, 2012

London 2012: Chloe Magee lays down a marker
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

London 2012: Chloe Magee lays down a marker

Jul 29th 2012, 10:26 PM 1,518 Views 0 Comments

Donegal’s Chloe Magee had a straight-sets win in her opening match of the women’s badminton singles.

# badminton - Monday 23 July, 2012

London 2012: Evans drawn against world's top player
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

London 2012: Evans drawn against world's top player

Jul 23rd 2012, 11:45 AM 865 Views 0 Comments

The Dubliner has been drawn against world number one and Olympic champion Lin Dan of China.

# badminton - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

London 2012: Introducing… Chloe Magee
# 10 Days To Go
From The42
# 10 Days To Go

London 2012: Introducing… Chloe Magee

Jul 17th 2012, 9:15 PM 4,448 Views 1 Comment

The Donegal-born athlete is looking to build on her success at the 2008 Olympics.

# badminton - Saturday 2 June, 2012

London 2012: Evans not interested in making up the numbers
# Olympic Dream
From The42
# Olympic Dream

London 2012: Evans not interested in making up the numbers

Jun 2nd 2012, 8:30 AM 2,053 Views 1 Comment

“I don’t want to be the guy who just went to the Olympics, that’s not who I am.” Ireland’s top badminton player talks about his Olympic qualification.

# badminton - Friday 1 June, 2012

Great Scott! 'Delighted' Evans qualifies for London 2012
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Great Scott! 'Delighted' Evans qualifies for London 2012

Jun 1st 2012, 2:28 PM 1,252 Views 2 Comments

Irish number one Scott Evans will compete in the men’s badminton singles in London this summer.

# badminton - Friday 9 March, 2012

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend
# Goggle-eyed
From The42
# Goggle-eyed

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend

Mar 9th 2012, 8:55 AM 513 Views 2 Comments

Get into that tracksuit pants and Féile ’92 t-shirt, turn your phone off and get on the couch. You know it makes sense.

# badminton - Saturday 25 February, 2012

2012 Olympics: Evans finding his feet on the rocky road to London
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

2012 Olympics: Evans finding his feet on the rocky road to London

Feb 25th 2012, 9:00 AM 1,753 Views 1 Comment

Ireland’s top badminton player Scott Evans talks to TheScore.ie about his Olympic preparations and how one silly mistake seems to have changed everything for the better.

# badminton - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Russia wants to take over the world...the badminton world that is
# Shuttlecock
From The Daily Edge
# Shuttlecock

Russia wants to take over the world...the badminton world that is

Oct 26th 2011, 12:18 PM 602 Views 2 Comments

Watch Vladimir Putin take on Dmitry Medvedev in a game of badminton.

# badminton - Monday 4 July, 2011

Team Ireland medal tally hits 92 on final day
# Winning
# Winning

Team Ireland medal tally hits 92 on final day

Jul 4th 2011, 8:38 AM 921 Views 1 Comment

The Special Olympics will close tomorrow after another impressive set of Irish performances.