Gopichand said when he started coaching in 2004 with 25 trainees, including Sindhu, Saina and K Srikkanth in Hyderabad, nobody thought India would produce such world class players.
Doubles star Satwik making most of neighbourhood resources in hometown Amalapuram
The BAI had issued a showcause notice to Prannoy on Friday for his remarks and given him 15 days to respond.
The ABA, headed by Badminton Association of India (BAI) president and Assam health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, has proposed to begin training for top athletes of the state from June 1.
The Olympic qualifier meet was supposed to be held in New Delhi from March 24-29, but was cancelled due to the outbreak.
Looking at possibility of freezing rankings, will review Olympic qualification: Badminton Federation
Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal, B Sai Praneeth, Parupalli Kashyap and H S Prannoy have been leading the way in expressing concerns.
In a move targetted at sustaining performance and unearthing young talent in the country, the Badminton Association of India (BAI) has decided to revamp its domestic meets.
Coronavirus threat spreads fear among shuttlers, forces federation to cancel trip.
The women's was supposed to be be led by young shuttlers Ashmita Chaliha and Malvika Bansod after Olympic medallists Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu decided to give the event a miss.
Atmosphere at badminton courts in Indonesia has been surreal with fans singing non-stop.
The men's team will be led by World No.7 Kidambi Srikanth and World No.13 H.S Prannoy, while the women's team will be spearheaded by World No.3 PV Sindhu and World No.10 Saina Nehwal.
It has been a while since PV Sindhu displaced Saina Nehwal as the reigning queen of badminton in India.
Satwik and Chirag deservedly attract plenty of admirers after becoming India’s first men’s doubles pair to win a medal in a multi-discipline event in Gold Coast.
The buzz was missing. The kind one expects when champions arrive back to their city after a historic outing.
BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma was unanimously nominated as the interim president of BAI on April 23 last after the sudden demise of former president Akhilesh Das Gupta.