The largest ever contingent of entries will compete as the 100th All England Seniors gets underway this weekend.
The penultimate Superseries event before Rio 2016 qualification concludes - the Malaysian Open – takes place this week, with England represented across four disciplines in Shah Alam.
Top seeds Heather Olver and Lauren Smith raced to the Orleans International 2016 title in France on Sunday.
TICKLE ME PINK revealed to be the fastest colour for shuttlecocks after extenstive speed testing by Badminton England and expert colourologistics.
England's bid at the YONEX SUNRISE India Open ended at the first round stage in New Delhi on Wednesday
A three-week tour of Asia will go a long way to determining the likely Olympic seedings when the Race to Rio qualification ends at the start of May.