International Badminton Magazine - December 2012

BWF Super Series Finals: The Season Finale
Held in China in mid-December, the BWF World Super Series Finals will see the planet’s top eight Singles, Doubles and Mixed Doubles players battling it out for a prize fund of US$500,000. Britain’s top male singles player Rajiv Ouseph analyses who is likely to come out on top

Mathias Boe & Carsten Mogensen: Business As Usual
Olympic silver medallists Mathias Boe and Carsten Mogensen never socialise on tour, but their business-only relationship sees them winning at the highest level. In an intriguing insight, Mathias Boe explains how the Danish pairing works and what it’s like to be a European minority in an Asian dominated sport

Yonex All England Open Champions hips – Birmingham 2013
International Badminton Magazine looks forward to the Yonex All England Open Championships, which will be staged at the National Indoor Arena (NIA) in Birmingham from the 5th to 10th March

The World’s Greatest Badminton Nations
Everyone knows China blows all other badminton nations totally out of the water, but which countries are snapping at her heels? Dominic Bliss grades each country according to the international rankings of their singles and doubles players and the results are fascinating!

English National Championships – Manchester 2013
The English National Badminton Championships will be staged at National Cycling Centre from the 1st to 3rd February 2013 and promises to be among the most eagerly contested in the events history

World Rankings
Men’s Singles, Women’s Singles, Mixed Doubles, Men’s Doubles and Women’s Doubles at a glance

The December issue of International Badminton Magazine covers many of the latest happenings of one of the world’s most exciting sports, including: