Indonesia bans Olympics scandal badminton duo

Indonesia bans Olympics scandal badminton duo

Jakarta : Indonesia | Sep 05, 2012 at 1:52 AM PDT
Source: GMA News
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The Indonesian pair, along with four players from South Korea and two from China, were kicked out of the Games in August for deliberately trying to lose matches. Yacob Rusdianto told the local Antara news agency on Tuesday. "With all due respect, we suffer losses [in this decision] but it should be understood... FULL ARTICLE AT GMA News
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