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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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The Star Online

The Star Online
Tue, 02 Feb 2016 05:36:18 -0800

Fifth-seeded Malaysia, however, still have a strong chance of making the quarter-finals as the other teams in Group B are minnows Nepal and Sri Lanka. Still, Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) secretary Ng Chin Chai is positive that Malaysia will ...

The Star Online

The Star Online
Thu, 11 Feb 2016 05:18:39 -0800

The new Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) coach, who reported for duty at the Juara Stadium in Bukit Kiara on Thursday, has been tasked to produce singles stars. And the Indonesian, on a two-year contract, has seven shuttlers – Cheam June Wei, ...

The Star Online

The Star Online
Fri, 15 Jan 2016 16:57:06 -0800

... badminton players at the anniversary celebration for their hard work and dedication to the sport. Among those present at the event were Penang Youth and Sports Committee chairman Chong Eng, Badminton Association of Malaysia acting president Tan Sri ...

Fox Sports Asia

Fox Sports Asia
Wed, 10 Feb 2016 18:03:45 -0800

Badminton Association of Malaysia Technical Director Morten Frost confirmed that Lim Yin Fun will replace Jing Yi in the squad and added that he is confident Yin Fun will excel at the tournament. “Obviously, it will disrupt preparations when you lose a ...

New Straits Times Online

New Straits Times Online
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 06:58:30 -0800

I remember the then Badminton Association of Malaysia head Tan Sri Elyas Omar receiving an impromptu standing ovation as he walked into a business event a few days after the Thomas Cup victory. For many people in the room, we were proud of our team ...

The Star Online

The Star Online
Fri, 05 Feb 2016 03:17:46 -0800

Shuttler Liew Daren (right) shaking hands with Petaling Badminton Club owner Datuk Vincent Wong after sealing a five-year deal on Friday. KUALA LUMPUR: He wasn't much of a success during his time with the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM).

fourthofficial.com

fourthofficial.com
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 20:30:00 -0800

However, Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) Technical Director Morten Frost Hansen is confident that Lim Yin Fun has the ability to fill in for Jing Yi. “Obviously, it will disrupt preparations when you lose a player to injury, but Yin Fun is ...

The Malaysian Insider

The Malaysian Insider
Sat, 16 Jan 2016 04:06:16 -0800

The Badminton Association of Malaysia's (BAM) decision to field the younger squad for the Badminton Asian Team Championship (BATC) in Hyderabad, India next month, got the thumbs down from a few former international players. Ong Ewe Hock, who was ...
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