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It's hard to prove a negative, but neither the Laws, nor the Instructions to Technical Officials, nor the BWF umpire manuals mention any right of the umpire to refuse a challenge. The only limitation on challenges follows from §5.8.5 ITTO: (...) The player must clearly say ‘Challenge’ to the Umpire and/or make a clear signal by raising the hand. Any such ...

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