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Badminton Association of Malaysia
Badminton Association of Malaysia.png
Abbreviation BAM
Type Sports federation
Headquarters Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
President
Tengku Mahaleel Tengku Ariff

The Badminton Association of Malaysia or BAM (Malaysian Language: Persatuan Badminton Malaysia) is the governing body of badminton in Malaysia. The association was founded in 1964. Nevertheless the history of Malaysian badminton starts much earlier. Already in 1934 an association was founded by the provinces Perak, Penang, Selangor, Johore and Singapore.

History of Formation[edit]

  • 1809: Badminton brought to Malaya by officers of the East India Company in Penang
  • Early 1900s: Promoted by British through mission schools especially in Penang, Melaka, Ipoh, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore
  • 1925: Penang becomes first state to form its own state badminton association (Penang Badminton Association)
  • 1929: Perak forms its own state badminton association
  • 1934: Badminton Association of Malaya officially formed on 11 November, J.L. Woods of Perak becomes first President of BAM

Tournaments[edit]

Past Presidents[edit]

References[edit]


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SF - Muhammad Ahsan/Hendra Setiawan vs Mathias Boe/Carsten Mogensen - Maybank Malaysia Open 2015

SF - Muhammad Ahsan/Hendra Setiawan vs Mathias Boe/Carsten Mogensen - Maybank Malaysia Open 2015 BWF - Badminton Association of Malaysia Playist : http://goo.gl/FaAJ9K Venue: Putra ...

SF - Lin Dan vs Jan Ø. Jørgensen - Maybank Malaysia Open 2015

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Coach Rashid Sidek Can Still Contribute from Outside Badminton Association of Malaysia BAM

Coach Rashid Sidek Can Still Contribute from Outside Badminton Association of Malaysia BAM Coach Rashid Sidek can still contribute to the development of badminton in the country although he...

[HD] Final - Chen Long vs Lin Dan - Maybank Malaysia Open 2015

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Final - Hendra S./M. Ahsan vs Lee Y. Dae/Yoo Yeon S. - Maybank Malaysia Open 2015

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[HD] Final - Li Xuerui vs Carolina Marin - Maybank Malaysia Open 2015

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Final - 2015 OUE Singapore Open - Angga Pratama/Ricky K. Suwardi vs Fu Haifeng/Zhang Nan

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R16 - 2015 Malaysia Open Premier - Lin Dan vs H. S. Prannoy Kumar

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R16 - Tian Houwei vs Srikanth Kidambi - 2015 Malaysia Open Premier

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The Star Online

The Star Online
Sat, 02 May 2015 04:48:45 -0700

Although Wei Feng and Zulfadli deserve to go to the world meet, the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) prefer to send Chong Wei instead as the two-time World Championships silver medallists stands a better chance of winning in Jakarta. Wei Feng ...

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The Star Online
Sat, 02 May 2015 17:00:00 -0700

Many remain cynical of the whole episode, but the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) will no doubt be the most relieved of all the parties concerned. Perhaps, even more so than Lee. In the larger picture, this episode has shown how much the ...

The Star Online

The Star Online
Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:15:00 -0700

For a start, the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) technical director will appeal to the Badminton World Federation (BWF) to allow world No. 30 Chong Wei to participate in the two upcoming Superseries tournaments in Australia from May 26-31 and ...
 
The Star Online
Thu, 30 Apr 2015 06:56:22 -0700

KUALA LUMPUR: Doubles shuttler Mak Hee Chun went from “delighted” to “deflated” in just three short days. On Monday, Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) technical director Morten Frost sprang a surprise by naming Hee Chun in the squad for the ...

The Star Online

The Star Online
Wed, 29 Apr 2015 05:00:00 -0700

The Negri Sembilan-born player, who impressed Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) technical director Morten Frost during the selection trials, defeated Indonesia's Sukamta Evert 21-9, 21-18 before beating compatriot Tan Teck Han 21-11, 21-12.

The Star Online

The Star Online
Sat, 25 Apr 2015 06:14:09 -0700

KUALA LUMPUR: Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) deputy president Tan Sri Mohd Al-Amin Abdul Majid brought some cheer to Malaysia at the ongoing Asian Badminton Championships (ABC) in Wuhan, China. He was elected as one of the ...

The Star Online

The Star Online
Tue, 28 Apr 2015 02:11:50 -0700

Yesterday, the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) technical director Morten Frost named a 14-member squad for the world mixed team event with four of the shuttlers aged between 18-22. The four – June Wei (men's singles), Yin Fun (women's singles) ...

Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia
Sat, 11 Apr 2015 08:56:15 -0700

Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) council member Jadadish Chandra confirmed this to Channel NewsAsia from Amsterdam, where the hearing took place. Lee tested positive for the banned anti-inflammatory drug dexamethasone at 2014's World ...
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