World champion badminton player is caught cheating on ...

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/peoplesdaily/article-3972244/Scandalous-affair-World-champion-badminton-player-caught-cheating-pregnant-wife-sassy-beauty-queen.html Nov 29, 2016 · A member of China's national badminton team, Lin snatched the men's single gold medal at the 2008 and 2012 Olympic games and was the men's single champion of five World Badminton Championships.…

8 Olympic Cheating Scandals Britannica

https://www.britannica.com/list/8-olympic-cheating-scandals While the Olympics have numerous traditions, perhaps one of its most enduring is cheating. Since ancient times, athletes have often ignored the rules in their quest for glory. Below are just a few of the cheating scandals that have tarnished the Olympics. At the 67 CE Olympic Games, Roman Emperor ...…

Badminton - Summer Olympic Sport

https://www.olympic.org/badminton Olympic history. Badminton made its debut as a demonstration sport at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich. It was not until the 1992 Games in Barcelona that it was officially included on the Olympic programme, with men’s and women’s singles and doubles events.…

Tricky ways athletes have cheated in the Olympics

https://www.grunge.com/106239/tricky-ways-athletes-cheated-olympics/ Jan 23, 2018 · It didn't take long for people to start cheating at the marathon in the modern Olympics. According to the New Yorker, it happened in the very first modern games in 1896 in Athens. The bronze medalist had actually gone part of the way by carriage. Spiridon Belokas earned the distinction of being the first cheater of the new Olympics.Author: Kathy Benjamin…

Badminton at the 2016 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Badminton_at_the_2016_Summer_Olympics The badminton tournaments at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro took place from 11 to 20 August at the fourth pavilion of Riocentro. A total of 172 athletes competed in five events: men's singles, men's doubles, women's singles, women's doubles, and mixed doubles.Venue: Riocentro Pavilion 4…

Badminton at the 2012 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Badminton_at_the_2012_Summer_Olympics The badminton tournaments at the 2012 Olympic Games in London took place between 28 July and 5 August at Wembley Arena.. A total of 172 athletes competed in five events: men's singles, women's singles, men's doubles, women's doubles and mixed doubles. The women's doubles tournament was marred by several disqualifications during the group stage for unethical play.Venue: Wembley Arena…

Badminton: Was it cheating? SBS News

https://www.sbs.com.au/news/badminton-was-it-cheating Eight badminton players were disqualified from the Olympics for trying to lose their matches. They purposely played badly hoping to lose their matches to get a better position in the draw.…

World champion badminton player is caught cheating on ...

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/peoplesdaily/article-3972244/Scandalous-affair-World-champion-badminton-player-caught-cheating-pregnant-wife-sassy-beauty-queen.html Nov 29, 2016 · A member of China's national badminton team, Lin snatched the men's single gold medal at the 2008 and 2012 Olympic games and was the men's single champion of five World Badminton Championships.…

8 Olympic Cheating Scandals Britannica

https://www.britannica.com/list/8-olympic-cheating-scandals While the Olympics have numerous traditions, perhaps one of its most enduring is cheating. Since ancient times, athletes have often ignored the rules in their quest for glory. Below are just a few of the cheating scandals that have tarnished the Olympics. At the 67 CE Olympic Games, Roman Emperor ...…

Badminton - Summer Olympic Sport

https://www.olympic.org/badminton Olympic history. Badminton made its debut as a demonstration sport at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich. It was not until the 1992 Games in Barcelona that it was officially included on the Olympic programme, with men’s and women’s singles and doubles events.…

Tricky ways athletes have cheated in the Olympics

https://www.grunge.com/106239/tricky-ways-athletes-cheated-olympics/ Jan 23, 2018 · It didn't take long for people to start cheating at the marathon in the modern Olympics. According to the New Yorker, it happened in the very first modern games in 1896 in Athens. The bronze medalist had actually gone part of the way by carriage. Spiridon Belokas earned the distinction of being the first cheater of the new Olympics.Author: Kathy Benjamin…

Badminton scandal, Olympics 2012: Why were those Olympic ...

https://slate.com/culture/2012/08/badminton-scandal-olympics-2012-why-were-those-olympic-badminton-players-trying-to-lose-and-why-is-the-sport-so-dirty.html Eight female badminton players from China, South Korea, and Indonesia have been disqualified from the London Olympics over charges that they tanked a pair of doubles matches. Why were they trying ...…

Badminton at the 2016 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Badminton_at_the_2016_Summer_Olympics The badminton tournaments at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro took place from 11 to 20 August at the fourth pavilion of Riocentro. A total of 172 athletes competed in five events: men's singles, men's doubles, women's singles, women's doubles, and mixed doubles.Venue: Riocentro Pavilion 4…

Badminton at the 2012 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Badminton_at_the_2012_Summer_Olympics The badminton tournaments at the 2012 Olympic Games in London took place between 28 July and 5 August at Wembley Arena.. A total of 172 athletes competed in five events: men's singles, women's singles, men's doubles, women's doubles and mixed doubles. The women's doubles tournament was marred by several disqualifications during the group stage for unethical play.Venue: Wembley Arena…