Thailand Open

Back in business: Saina, Srikanth put behind woes to post wins

Saina passed her first test on court, posting a straight-games victory over Kisona Selvaduray. Former World No 1 Srikanth was also in the zone, dismantling compatriot Sourabh Verma.

published on : 13th January 2021

Thailand Open: Kidambi Srikanth beats Sourabh Verma, breezes into second round

Sourabh failed to cross the opening hurdle, losing to Kidambi 21-12, 21-11 in two consecutive sets.

published on : 13th January 2021

Ex-world no. 1 Srikanth left with bloodied nose, BWF says working with Thailand Open for 'comfortable' conditions

Srikanth is scheduled to open his campaign against compatriot Sourabh Verma on Wednesday.

published on : 13th January 2021

Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy test negative for COVID hours after positive results, cleared for Thailand Open

Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy on Tuesday tested negative for COVID-19 hours after returning positive results.

published on : 12th January 2021

Kidambi Srikanth's nose bleeds after COVID-19 tests, shuttler says poor treatment unacceptable

The Badminton World Federation said Kidambi Srikanth is being attended to by a doctor and it is awaiting a medical explanation.

published on : 12th January 2021

Thailand Open: PV Sindhu loses to Mia Blichfeldt, makes first-round exit

PV Sindhu crashed out of the ongoing Thailand Open in the opening round after losing the hard-fought match against Mia Blichfeldt.

published on : 12th January 2021

Thailand Open: Doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Ashwini Ponnappa breeze into second round

Satwiksairaj and Ashwini stunned the sixth-seeded opponents 21-11, 27-29, 21-16 in the opening round of the showpiece event.

published on : 12th January 2021

Thailand Open: Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy test positive for Covid-19

A walkover was given to Kisona Selvaduray of Malaysia, who was to play her first-round match of the Thailand Open against Saina on Tuesday.

published on : 12th January 2021

Olympic hopefuls PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal eye good outing on return to action in Thailand

Sindhu and Saina didn't participate in Denmark Open Super 750 and SaarLorLux Super 100 -- the only two events which could be conducted after BWF was forced to suspend. 

published on : 11th January 2021

Indian badminton team to start training, get access to physio after all 824 participants clear COVID-19 test 

The Indian team, comprising Olympic hopefuls PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and B Sai Praneeth, have been allotted training timings.

published on : 6th January 2021

PV Sindhu gets favourable draw, tough outing for Saina Nehwal as international competition returns in Thailand

World champion PV Sindhu, seeded sixth, will open against Denmark's Mia Blichfeldt in Yonex Thailand Open.

published on : 30th December 2020

PV Sindhu to make badminton return at Yonex Thailand Open;  SAI sanctions travel of her coach, physio

The sports ministry has sanctioned Sindhu's request to have her physio and fitness trainer accompany her at the tournaments.

published on : 18th December 2020