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  1. By Nick Hope

    BBC Olympic sports reporter

    Chris and Gabby Adcock

    Britain's Chris and Gabby Adcock lose their mixed doubles semi-final against top seeds Zheng Siwei and Cheng Qingchen of China.

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    Video caption: Adcocks lose to Chinese duo in semis
  3. Adcocks knocked out

    Gabby and Chris Adcock

    British duo Chris and Gabby Adcock are knocked out in the semi-finals to dominant Chinese top seeds Zheng Siwei and Cheng Qingchen. Despite saving match points in the second game, the pressure told and they now have to settle for a bronze medal, losing 21-15, 23-21.

  4. Today's order of play

    Axelsen (Den) bt Chen (Chn) 21-9 21-10

    Ahmad & Natsir (Idn) bt Lee & Chau (HK) 21-16 21-13

    Ahsan & Saputro (Idn) bt Kamura & Sonoda (Jpn) 21-12 21-15

    Chen & Jia (Chn) bt Matsumoto & Takahashi (Jpn) 21-17 21-15

    Okuhara (Jpn) bt Nehwal (Ind) 12-21 21-17 21-10

    Lin (Chn) bt Son (Kor) 21-17 21-14

    Fukushima & Hirota (Jpn)bt Juhl & Pedersen (Den) 21-17, 19-21, 21-14

    Zheng & Chen (Chi) bt Adcock & Adcock (GB) 21-15, 23-21

    Chai & Hong (Chn) bt Liu & Zhang (Chn) 21-17, 21-19

    Pusarla (Ind) bt Chen (Chn) 21-13,21-10

  5. Competition schedule

    Saturday 26 August - Semi-finals, session one & semi-finals, session two

    Sunday 27 August - Finals

  6. BBC Sport to show BWF World Championships

    August's badminton World Championships will be streamed live on the BBC Sport website and available via this page, with an hour-long television highlights show to follow the final.

    The Adcocks
  7. How to get into Badminton

    Badminton is fast and dynamic, and more than half a million people every week play it in the UK in sports halls, schools, leisure centres or social clubs.

    Fancy giving it a try? Get Inspired have put together a handy guide to help you get involved in the sport.