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July 29, 2020
Dragons Hold Their Nerve

Seeking redemption after narrowly missing Wednesday's final, the Huawei Dragons and OnePure Wolves met last night in the bronze play-off of the LearnCoach New Zealand Badminton. Both teams were hungry to claim the $2,500 prize on offer for third place. In a crucial first match, Dylan Soedjasa and Alyssa Tagle made a fast start, racing […]

July 24, 2020
Hawks Swoop Into Finals

Poised as a climactic "winner-takes-all" clash, the final round robin tie between the HEYTOUR Hawks and the ONEPURE Wolves was an opportunity for one of the two teams to claim a spot in the LEARNCOACH New Zealand Badminton League Grand Final next week. With the Hawks holding an advantage on the standings table, the Wolves […]

July 20, 2020
Critical Clash to Secure Finals Ticket

The final round of the LearnCoach New Zealand Badminton League hits the court this week, with teams aiming to qualify for the next week's Grand Final. The victorious team will claim the Willans and Wong Presidents’ Cup and a lion's share of the league's $15,000 prize pool. First up on Tuesday night, the Huawei Dragons […]

July 16, 2020
Wolves Extinguish Dragons' Title Aspirations

In a critical round five match-up, both the ONEPURE Wolves and HUAWEI Dragons needed to secure the win to stay in contention for the finals of the LEARNCOACH New Zealand Badminton League. The tie did not disappoint as both teams fought tooth and claw for the valuable league points. The Dragons made a fast start […]

July 9, 2020
Tigers Win by a Whisker

Hungry for a victory, the OnePure Wolves faced an in-form Tiger Brokers Tigers last night. If successful, the Tigers would claim out-right first place and with it, a near guaranteed finals position. Reversing their fortunes of three weeks prior, Wolves' duo Oliver Leydon-Davis and Roanne Apalisok were strong as they recorded an early victory. The […]

July 2, 2020
Hawks Shred Wolves to Remain Unbeaten

As the HeyTour Hawks continue to soar high, the fast improving OnePure Wolves sought to claw a victory and revitalise their LearnCoach New Zealand Badminton League campaign last night at Waitakere Badminton. The Hawks made quick work of the early exchanges racing to a 3-0 lead courtesy of strong all-round performances. The well-established pair of […]

June 24, 2020
Wolves Dominate Doubles to Claim Victory

ONPURE Wolves defeat HUAWEI Dragons 4 - 2 After narrow losses in the first week, both the ONEPURE Wolves and HUAWEI Dragons were looking for a win in the second round of the LEARNCOACH New Zealand Badminton League. The HUAWEI Dragons remained consistent in their line-up, with Oscar Guo and Ashley Tan paired again in […]

June 17, 2020
Hunters Battle in NZBL Debut

TIGER BROKERS Tigers defeat ONEPURE Wolves 4 – 2 The much-anticipated launch of the LEARNCOACH New Zealand Badminton League took flight on Tuesday night, airing on the popular SKY SPORT Next channel. The ONEPURE Wolves & TIGER BROKERS Tigers were the first to open up their league campaigns, with each team fielding a top-notch line-up. […]

June 11, 2020
NZBL Coaches and Team Members Drafted

With under a week to go until the launch of the LearnCoach New Zealand Badminton League, all players and coaches were officially drafted to four exciting franchise teams. The four teams will compete in a rapid-fire match format over the next seven weeks, with $15,000 NZD up for grabs. Badminton New Zealand Chief Executive Joe […]

May 31, 2020
Four Franchises Partner to Bring Back Badminton

Badminton New Zealand is excited to announce the four franchise teams that will compete in the inaugural LearnCoach New Zealand Badminton League (NZBL). The OnePure Wolves, HeyTour Hawks, Tiger Brokers Tigers and the Huawei Dragons will take the court from June 16th. "We’re delighted to be partnering with these four fantastic companies to get badminton […]

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