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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
Sun, 30 Aug 2015 06:30:00 -0700

KUALA LUMPUR: Former international Lee Wan Wah is surprised that he has been listed as one of the candidates for the men's doubles coaching job with the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM). “I am surprised, but flattered,” said Wan Wah.

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The Star Online
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:22:30 -0700

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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:11:15 -0700

Goh Jin Wei is one of the women's singles shuttlers under the guidance of coach Wong Tat Meng. KUALA LUMPUR: The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) will try to get boys to spar with the women's singles shuttlers in the national team. On Thursday ...
 
The Star Online
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 03:52:30 -0700

KUALA LUMPUR: The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) have lost their eighth coach in eight months. BAM technical director Morten Frost confirmed that China coach Zhou Yang, hired last October, has resigned. “We had placed him in the Bukit Jalil ...
 
The Star Online
Fri, 07 Aug 2015 08:05:00 -0700

On Tuesday, the long-serving Teo Kok Siang-Mak Hee Chun became the latest pair to resign from the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) to chart their fortunes as independent players. The fact that two former singles discards – Mohd Arif Abdul Latif ...

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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 18:11:11 -0700

PUTRAJAYA: Independent badminton player Zulfadli Zulkifli has been told to consider joining the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) so that his talent could be further polished to succeed former world number one, Datuk Lee Chong Wei. Youth and ...

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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 08:11:15 -0700

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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 07:30:46 -0700

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