Indian shuttler

PV Sindhu crashes out of Australian Open in second round

Sindhu, who had defeated Indonesia's Choirunnisa in the opening round, lost 19-21, 18-21 to Jindapol in a match that lasted for around 50 minutes.

published on : 6th June 2019

Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, blown away; India's campaign ends in Badminton Asia Championships

In a men's singles quarterfinal match earlier in the day, Sameer Verma too was shown the door after he suffered a 10-21 12-21 loss to second seed Shi Yuqi of China.

published on : 26th April 2019

Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu sail into Asia Badminton Championship quarters 

Besides the female duo, Sameer Verma too continued his impressive run by progressing to the men's singles quarterfinals.

published on : 25th April 2019

Mixed bubbles

Something interesting happened at the KD Jadhav Indoor Hall on Friday. The first Indians in action were the women’s doubles pair of Aparna Balan and KP Shruthi.

published on : 31st March 2019

Getting tougher mentally & physically is key to World Championship medal: K Srikanth 

Srikanth, who had clinched four titles in 2017, lost nine quarterfinals and two semifinals while reaching the finals only once at the Commonwealth Games in the last 15 months.

published on : 25th March 2019

PV Sindhu, K Srikanth seek to reclaim India Open crowns 

In women's doubles, Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy and Meghana Jakkampudi and Poorvisha S Ram will be in fray, while Pranaav Jerry Chopra and Sikki will be the best hope in mixed event.

published on : 25th March 2019

Saina Nehwal sails into semis, Kidambi Srikanth loses in quarters at Indonesia Masters

Nehwal will now face the winner of the quarterfinal match between Chen Xiaoxin and He Bingjiao.

published on : 25th January 2019

Saina Nehwal wins; Sai Praneeth, Subhankar Dey lose in Indonesia Masters 

Commonwealth Games bronze medallist pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy also bowed out of the competition, losing 14-21 14-21 to Thailand's Jongkolphan Kititharakul and Rawinda Prajongjai

published on : 23rd January 2019

Play safe to avoid forced breaks, P Gopichand’s advice for shuttlers

Despite the pressure of a minimum number of tournaments, picking the competitions they will take part in will help shuttlers cope with their workload.

published on : 15th January 2019

Kidambi Srikanth enters pre-quarterfinals of China Open, HS Prannoy exits

Fifth seed Srikanth, ranked 9th, saw off France's Lucas Corvee 21-12 21-16 in 35 minutes to set up a clash with Indonesia's Tommy Sugiarto.

published on : 7th November 2018

Subhankar Dey stuns Olympic champion Lin Dan in SaarLorLux Open Badminton

World No 64 Subhankar took 45 minutes to upstage the current world No 12, who has five World Championship titles and two Olympic gold medals in his kitty.

published on : 1st November 2018

Shuttler Ashwini Ponnappa bats for more women doubles events 

Ashwini and Sikki caused a massive upset in the recent Denmark Open ousting seventh seed Lee So Hee and Shin Seung Chan of South Korea to make the quarterfinals.

published on : 31st October 2018

Shuttlers Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Reddy​ want to crack top 15 and win a super 300 title next year

Chirag and Satwik emerged as India's best-ranked men's doubles pair this year, where they claimed a maiden silver medal at Commonwealth Games, clinched the Hyderabad Open Super 100 title

published on : 31st October 2018

Denmark Open: PV Sindhu makes shocking first-round exit as Saina Nehwal moves ahead

Third seed Sindhu lost 17-21 21-16 18-21 to Zhang in another tough opening encounter that lasted 56 minutes.

published on : 16th October 2018

Asian Para Games: Shuttlers win two more gold as India ends with 72 podium finishes

Athletes in the SL3 category generally have impairment in one or both lower limbs and poor walking or running balance.

published on : 13th October 2018
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