Badminton

Badminton: Indian men lose 1-4 to China in last group match, to face Denmark in Thomas Cup QFs

The Indians thus finished their group engagements at second place behind China, setting them up against Denmark in the last-eight stage on Friday.

published on : 14th October 2021

Indian men reach Thomas Cup quarters, women lose 0-5 to Thailand in Uber Cup last group match

It was the first defeat for Indian women after beating Spain (3-2) and Scotland (4-1). The women's team has already reached the quarterfinals.

published on : 13th October 2021

Indian shuttlers reach Thomas Cup quarterfinals with 5-0 win over Tahiti, first time since 2010

B Sai Praneeth began the proceedings with a 21-5 21-6 win over Louis Beaubois in the just 23 minutes in the opening singles.

published on : 13th October 2021

India blank Netherlands 5-0 in Thomas Cup 

World championship bronze-medallist B Sai Praneeth then demolished Robin Mesman 21-4 21-12 in just 27 minutes in the second singles match to give India an unassailable 3-0 lead.

published on : 11th October 2021

INTERVIEW| Never thought Deepika Padukone could play so well: PV Sindhu

The golden girl opens her heart out about her journey, her friendly match with actor Deepika Padukone and her love for dressing up.

published on : 5th October 2021

India lose 1-4 to Thailand in Sudirman Cup

India will play defending champion China on Monday, before taking on hosts Finland in the world mixed team championships on Wednesday.

published on : 26th September 2021

Chirag-Satwik pair withdraws from Sudirman Cup on medical grounds

Sudirman Cup will be the first Badminton World Federation tournament to be held this year since the world body was forced to cancel or reschedule a number of events due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

published on : 22nd September 2021

Deepika Padukone shares glimpses of her badminton session with PV Sindhu

Deepika, who herself is the eldest daughter of badminton legend Prakash Padukone, took to her Instagram handle and shared pictures and videos from her game with PV Sindhu.

published on : 21st September 2021

Late shuttler’s wife vows to train underprivileged kids in Andhra Pradesh

Late G Sudhakar Reddy had spotted and groomed the likes of Srikanth Kidambi and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy.

published on : 18th September 2021

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik greets para-badminton champ Pramod Bhagat with Rs 6 crores, government job   

Para badminton gold medallist Pramod Bhagat also said he would be interested to serve in a sports-related position or as a Deputy Collector. 

published on : 11th September 2021

PM Modi hosts India Paralympic contingent, presented with autographed stole

Indian para-athletes returned from Tokyo on the back of a sensational campaign that saw them win an unparalleled 19 medals, including five gold, eight silver and six bronze.

published on : 9th September 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Shuttlers Pramod, Palak lose mixed doubles bronze against Japanese duo

Earlier in the day, Krishna Nagar clinched the gold medal by defeating Chu Man Kai 2-1 in the men's singles SH6 -final match. 

published on : 5th September 2021

Once bullied for short stature, Krishna Nagar wins gold in men's badminton singles at Tokyo Paralympics

On Sunday, Krishna claimed a gold medal in the men's singles SH6 category defeating Hong Kong's Chu Man Kai 21-17, 16-21, 21-17 in the final.

published on : 5th September 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Shuttler Tarun Dhillon loses to Indonesia's Setiawan in bronze medal match

Tarun Dhillon got off to a decent start and gave a neck-to-neck fight before losing the first game to Setiawan 21-17. 

published on : 5th September 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Noida DM Suhas Yathiraj bags silver in SL4 final

France's Lucas Mazur bagged the gold medal.

published on : 5th September 2021
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