Badminton scandal

Eight badminton players disqualified

Eight female badminton players have been disqualified from the doubles of the Olympics - for not trying hard enough to win their matches.

1 Aug 12

Nathan Robertson Badminton scandal upsets Robertson

China

1 Aug 12

Nathan Robertson tells BBC Radio Nottingham that the badminton controversy which has seen eight players disqualified during the London Olympics is embarrassing for the sport.

Fans jeer badminton players for 'not trying' Fans jeer badminton players for 'not trying'

China

1 Aug 12

Fans jeer as the women's doubles match between China's Yu Yang and Wang Xiaoli and South Koreans Jung Kyung-eun and Kim Ha-na ends in controversy.

Head to Head

Alex Bruce vs Wen Hsing Cheng

Alex Bruce

Alex Bruce Canada flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

6

Height

1.82m (6'0")

Weight

75kg

Age

23

Wen Hsing Cheng

Wen Hsing Cheng Chinese Taipei flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

7

Height

1.66m (5'5")

Weight

61kg

Age

32

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