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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
Sun, 01 Mar 2015 21:34:14 -0800

KUALA LUMPUR: “Do not kill me on the first day, you can do that on the second day,” joked Morten Frost after reporting for duty as the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) new technical director. Looking smart in a purplish T-shirt, the good ...

Malay Mail Online

Malay Mail Online
Mon, 09 Mar 2015 08:22:30 -0700

Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, March 9 — The appointment of Denmark's Morten Frost Hansen as the Badminton Association of Malaysia's (BAM) Technical Director is a move in the right direction since the Youth and Sports Ministry has aspirations to transform ...

The Star Online

The Star Online
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 03:42:57 -0800

On Wednesday, the 27-year-old Boon Heong, who had formed a successful partnership with Koo Kien Keat from 1996-2013, submitted his resignation letter to the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM). Boon Heong confirmed that he had handed in his ...

The Malaysian Insider

The Malaysian Insider
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:48:45 -0700

Coaches of the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) will have their performances measured by a new Key Performance Indicator (KPI) under a restructuring programme from next month. – Reuters pic, March 26, 2015. The Badminton Association of ...

The Star Online

The Star Online
Tue, 17 Mar 2015 04:37:30 -0700

Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) secretary Ng Chin Chai, while disappointed with Malaysia's poor seeding, admitted that it was expected due to the drop in the players' world rankings across the board. “The seeding is a reflection of our players ...

Free Malaysia Today

Free Malaysia Today
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:58:04 -0800

He said the appointment of the coach from Denmark as the Badminton Association of Malaysia's (BAM) national technical director was done with mutual consent from BAM and the Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin. Morten Frost will officially begin ...

The Star Online

The Star Online
Wed, 18 Mar 2015 01:26:15 -0700

KUALA LUMPUR: Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) technical director Morten Frost certainly keeps his word. As promised, Frost yesterday turned up at the MSSM (national schools) badminton competition in Klang to catch a glimpse of the country's ...

The Star Online

The Star Online
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 02:41:15 -0800

Frost started work as the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) technical director on March 2. “Morten will chart the players' rise together with the national coaches and lay out a plan for them at international tournaments,” said Yoke Meng, who was ...
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