Madhav Agarwal

Back to old school for Saina with big service in mind 

Thanking Vimal for assistance, former World No 1 reveals she has returned to Hyderabad to train under foreign coach Mulyo and Gopichand

05 Sep 2017

Saina returns to Hyderabad, Gopi’s badminton academy

Family and friends. These are the words that apparently led ace shuttler Saina Nehwal to close her chapter with coach U Vimal Kumar.

05 Sep 2017

Medal elusive, but no regrets, says shuttler Kidambi Srikanth

These are clearly the best times for badminton in the country. With PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal returning with a medal each from the recently concluded World Championships at Glasgow, and Kidambi Srika

30 Aug 2017

Shooter Rashmmi Rathore hoping neglect won’t prevent success

Shooters in India have been some of the more successful sportsmen, winning as many as four Olympic medals.

29 Aug 2017

HS Prannoy says PV Sindhu's success is result of fitness combined with hunger

When the Indian contingent left for the Glasgow World Championships, a lot of hopes were pinned on the likes of Kidambi Srikanth and PV Sindhu.

28 Aug 2017

Saina Nehwal: Symbol of indomitable spirit, cast in bronze

Saina’s run might have ended in semis, but coming back from knee surgery and winning medal proves the hunger hasn’t diminished.

27 Aug 2017

Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu have what it takes, says former coach

India might have sent their largest ever contingent to the badminton Worlds but only a few may have the opportunity of returning with a medal.

21 Aug 2017

Meet the man who keeps Kidambi Srikanth, Indian badminton team on their toes

Little did fans know that it was physio Dr Kiran Challagundla, who worked tirelessly to get Srikanth back to optimum fitness post the 2016 Olympics injury.

18 Aug 2017

Teen doubles pair Satwik Sairaj-Chirag Shetty keen to win in badminton World Championships

Last year, Chirag and Satwik won back-to-back titles in Bangladesh, India and Mauritius, while their biggest win at Vietnam Open came in 2017.

15 Aug 2017

PV Sindhu shuttle service ready to resume for Worlds mission

Sindhu is gearing up to take her World Championship tally to three, at the event beginning in Glasgow on August 21.

13 Aug 2017

Sikki-Pranaav pair can set doubles example: Badminton coach Kim Tan Her

Shuttlers Sikki Reddy and Pranaav Jerry have been putting in the extra yards, for the upcoming World Championship in Glasgow.

12 Aug 2017

India’s first female wheelchair tennis player mulls quitting game

Madhu Bagri, India’s first female wheelchair tennis player has been struggling to make a name for herself ever since she took up the sport.

11 Aug 2017

Tennis star Saketh Myneni pleased to be in Arjuna awardees list

Tennis star Saketh Myneni is pleased to be in the final list of Arjuna awardees, and feels that the award will only inspire him to do better.

08 Aug 2017

Coach tips Tanvi to benefit from Bengaluru stint

In India’s largest ever contingent to the badminton World Championship that starts on August 21 in Glasgow, there are medal contenders like PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth and B Sai Praneeth

05 Aug 2017

Lanka’s lone star in fray seeks better homework

Over the past few years, the popularity of kabaddi has been on an upward spiral, and Asia has embraced the sport like its own.

31 Jul 2017