dionysius dionysius  /ˌdaɪ ə ˈnɪ si əs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the tyrant of Syracuse who fought the Carthaginians (430-367 BC)

News

  1. Badminton-Chinese players under fire after Jakarta upset

    * Shock loss in Indonesia draws criticism * No men left in singles or doubles (Updates with semi-final results) June 15 (Reuters) - Chinese badminton is again under fire after world number three Du Pengyu's shock loss to unranked Dionysius Hayom Rumbaka at the Indonesia Super Series event. The sport's governing body, the Badminton World Federation (BWF), has long been concerned about players ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Chinese shuttlers under fire again after Jakarta upset

    (Reuters) - Chinese badminton is once again coming under fire after world number three Du Pengyu's shock loss to unranked Dionysius Hayom Rumbaka at the Indonesia Super Series event. The sport's governing body, the Badminton World Federation, has long been concerned about players withdrawing from 'smaller' events and team mates pulling out of matches to avoid competing against each other. The ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Badminton-Chinese shuttlers under fire again after Jakarta upset

    June 15 (Reuters) - Chinese badminton is once again coming under fire after world number three Du Pengyu's shock loss to unranked Dionysius Hayom Rumbaka at the Indonesia Super Series event. The sport's governing, the Badminton World Federation, has long been concerned about players withdrawing from 'smaller' events and team mates pulling out of matches to avoid competing against each other. The ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

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