Doubles pair Chris Langridge and Marcus Ellis became the first Team GB badminton players to reach an Olympic semi-final since Athens 2004 while Rajiv Ouseph became the first British man to reach an Olympic singles quarter-finals.(3136×2091)

Doubles pair Chris Langridge and Marcus Ellis became the first Team GB badminton players to reach an Olympic semi-final since Athens 2004 while Rajiv Ouseph became the first British man to reach an Olympic singles quarter-finals.(3136×2091)

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil  A multiple exposure image of Team GB badminton player Rajiv Ouseph during a match at the Olympics Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil A multiple exposure image of Team GB badminton player Rajiv Ouseph during a match at the Olympics Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

Getting ready for some badminton tournament action with Fitbit Surge it's GB's champs Rajiv Ouseph & Chris Langridge #beinspired #badminton #findyourfit by fitbiteurope

Getting ready for some badminton tournament action with Fitbit Surge it's GB's champs Rajiv Ouseph & Chris Langridge #beinspired #badminton #findyourfit by fitbiteurope

Commonwealth silver medallist Rajiv Ouseph wants to lead a revival of English badminton fortunes.

Rajiv Ouseph aims to lead English badminton revival

Commonwealth silver medallist Rajiv Ouseph wants to lead a revival of English badminton fortunes.

The Final of the Finnish Open Badminton takes place on Sunday with England’s Rajiv Ouseph setting his sights on the title and a place at the Olympics in London.

The Final of the Finnish Open Badminton takes place on Sunday with England’s Rajiv Ouseph setting his sights on the title and a place at the Olympics in London.

Former LYG competitor Rajiv Ouseph leads England to Euro silver

European Team Championships: England lose to Denmark in final

Former LYG competitor Rajiv Ouseph leads England to Euro silver

England claim bronze in the team badminton thanks to Olympic silver medallist Nathan Robertson who partners Jenny Wallwork in the mixed doubles and then Anthony Clark in the men's doubles. Rajiv Ouseph won his singles match as England beat Singapore 3-1 - Nick Hope reports.

England claim bronze in the team badminton thanks to Olympic silver medallist Nathan Robertson who partners Jenny Wallwork in the mixed doubles and then Anthony Clark in the men's doubles. Rajiv Ouseph won his singles match as England beat Singapore 3-1 - Nick Hope reports.

Lack of British Asians in Sport | More and more British Asians are taking up sport after the success of the likes of Amir Khan (Boxing), Zesh Rehman (Football), Isa Guha (Cricket) and Rajiv Ouseph (Badminton), but have the barriers been broken or is it just the case of a minority over majority?

Lack of British Asians in Sport | More and more British Asians are taking up sport after the success of the likes of Amir Khan (Boxing), Zesh Rehman (Football), Isa Guha (Cricket) and Rajiv Ouseph (Badminton), but have the barriers been broken or is it just the case of a minority over majority?

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