Archive for the ‘Sports/PanAm (Actual)/Badminton’ Category

Michelle Li, badminton player, wins gold for Canada

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

Canada captured the gold and silver medals in women's badminton on Thursday, as Michelle Li defeated countryman Honderich in straight games 21-15, 21-9 at the Pan Am Games.

Michelle Li, Rachel Honderich in all-Canadian badminton final

Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

Their shot at a doubles badminton title ended with a semifinal loss on Tuesday, but either Michelle Li or Rachel Honderich is guaranteed to win singles gold when they square off in an all-Canadian women's final on Thursday night at the Pan Am Games.

Canadian badminton duo disqualified from Pan Am Games

Friday, July 10th, 2015

Canadians and medal hopefuls Derrick Ng and Adrian Liu have been disqualified from the Pan Am Games due to a clerical error through Badminton Canada.

Canada’s badminton star Li comfortable being the hunted

Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

Canada's Michelle Li was so overcome with emotion after winning badminton gold at the Pan Am Games four years ago, she made herself sick. Things should play out differently in Toronto this time around.

Michelle Li, Alex Bruce head Canada’s Pan Am badminton team

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015
Michelle Li

Michelle Li and Alex Bruce headline the Canadian badminton roster for the Toronto Pan American Games. Canada is traditionally a badminton powerhouse at the Pan Ams, winning 43 of the 100 medals awarded in the history of the Games — 16 gold, 16 silver and 11 bronze.