Olympic Badminton Players Disqualified Over Match Throwing ...

https://abcnews.go.com/Sports/olympic-badminton-players-disqualified-match-throwing/story?id=16904327 Aug 01, 2012 · Olympic Badminton Players Disqualified Over Match Throwing LONDON Aug. 1, 2012 — -- They tried to lose to win. And now they have been thrown out of the Olympics. It was a stunt so glaring, so obvious that the crowds jeered and the referees tried to intervene.Author: JEFFREY KOFMAN…

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.…

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 Like many Olympic sports, badminton has a preliminary round that’s used to determine seeding and a knockout round that decides who wins gold, silver, or bronze. As the AP explains, “The round-robin...…

2012 London Olympics -- Eight badminton players ...

https://www.espn.com/olympics/summer/2012/badminton/story/_/id/8221408/2012-london-olympics-eight-badminton-players-disqualified-trying-lose-matches Aug 01, 2012 · Eight female badminton doubles players were disqualified Wednesday from the London Olympics after trying to lose matches to receive a more favorable place in the tournament. ... throwing matches ...…

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.…

Analysis of the Badminton Match-throwing in London ...

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877050913002895 5. Summary and Prospects Using game theory and ESGS, this paper gives a systematic analysis on the badminton match-throwing in London Olympics, revealing that the basic reason for this case lies in the loopholes of the competition format and it is a rational strategy adopted by …Cited by: 2…

Badminton - Olympic Channel

https://www.olympicchannel.com/en/sports/badminton/ Find out about Badminton, including videos, records, facts and interviews with Olympic Badminton champions and athletes. Learn about the history of Badminton as an Olympic Sport, as well as the latest news and results from national teams, such as the USA ……