Thomas Cup

Ace shuttlers, champion athlete win Governor Biswabhusan's praise

Powerlifting Championship, at a function held in Durbar Hall of the Raj Bhavan.

published on : 2nd July 2022

No regrets if I don't win another individual title, I've Thomas Cup gold: HS Prannoy

HS Prannoy had come close to winning a title after reaching the Swiss Open Super 300 final in March this year.

published on : 9th June 2022

For shuttler Dhruv, the winning feeling could not have come sooner 

“In the past six months or so, we have played top-10 players on a regular basis. We have lost close matches. I think we are very close, but I think we need more experience."

published on : 8th June 2022

Working with seasoned professionals crucial for my uninterrupted training: Thomas Cup winner Dhruv Kapila

Dhruv Kapila along with his doubles partner MR Arjun played an important role in helping earn their first-ever Thomas Cup winner's trophy.

published on : 7th June 2022

Boe’s next mission? Make Satwik-Chirag the lions of the jungle

The calendar is on a short break but it returns loaded with Super 1000s, 750s, the Commonwealth Games and the Worlds, all sandwiched in the next four months.

published on : 5th June 2022

Time to shift focus on CWG, gold is high on priority: Chirag Shetty

Chirag and his men's doubles partner Satwiksairaj Rankireddy will also look to change the colour of their individual silver medal that they had secured at Gold Coast.

published on : 31st May 2022

This is not a small feat, keep it up: PM Narendra Modi to triumphant Thomas Cup shuttlers

PM Narendra Modi said that India were able to hoist their flag in the competition after decades and it was not a small achievement.

published on : 22nd May 2022

Bigger than any individual achievement, India will now be considered a badminton superpower: Prakash Padukone

India dethroned defending champions and 14-time winners Indonesia with a commanding 3-0 win in the summit clash of the Thomas Cup Final to script a historic win.

published on : 17th May 2022

A great Triumph, but not a surprise

Celebration goes beyond just a reflection of the enormity of the achievement. It has the power to unite and bind us together in one common thread of emotion.

published on : 17th May 2022

A golden feather in Arjun’s cap  

Kochi shuttler Arjun M R was part of the team that beat favourites Indonesia and lifted the Thomas Cup on Sunday.

published on : 17th May 2022

Thomas Cup win a big boost but maintaining momentum vital: BAI general secretary Mishra

BAI plans to bring in new national coaches on its payroll and has ambitions to add two International Challenges to its calendar from next year to help shuttlers.

published on : 17th May 2022

Game on

After the Thomas Cup win, Sharmila Ravinder, owner of Bengaluru Lions Team of Grand Prix KBA Badminton League, is eager to see how the future of badminton unfolds in India.

published on : 17th May 2022

INTERVIEW | Thomas Cup win a big boost but maintaining momentum vital: BAI general secretary Mishra

BAI plans to bring in new national coaches on its payroll and has ambitions to add two International Challenges to its calendar from next year to help shuttlers.

published on : 17th May 2022

Thomas Cup winners Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty pull out of Thailand Open

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty, who played a pivotal role in India's historic Thomas Cup triumph, pulled out of the Thailand Open Super 500 tournament.

published on : 16th May 2022

Thomas Cup: All the players have gone crazy, slept with medals around their necks, says HS Prannoy

When they left Indian shores for the Thomas and Uber Cup finals in Bangkok, none of the Indian men's team players had expected that they would win their maiden title.

published on : 16th May 2022

Our Thomas Cup title triumph all about pure resilience and mental strength: Kidambi Srikanth

Kidambi Srikanth has said the title triumph over 14-time Thomas Cup champions Indonesia would not have been possible without the contingent showing pure resilience and mental strength.

published on : 16th May 2022

When camaraderie, bonding were the key ingredients in India's Thomas Cup triumph

India's maiden Thomas Cup title on Sunday came on the back of some solid camaraderie shown by the players on and off the court.

published on : 16th May 2022

From Almora to Bangkok: Journey of Lakshya Sen who gave India the lead in Thomas Cup final

It was Lakshya Sen, who began India's maiden Thomas Cup final tie at the Impact Arena by taking on world No 4 and Tokyo 2020 bronze winner Anthony Ginting.

published on : 16th May 2022

Vimal Kumar calls India's Thomas Cup victory the biggest achievement ever

Vimal Kumar, one of the coaches with the victorious Indian men's team in the Thomas Cup in Bangkok called the historic triumph as Indian badminton's biggest-ever achievement.

published on : 16th May 2022

Srikanth, Satwiksairaj make Andhra proud, families on cloud nine

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, the other shuttler from AP, who paired with Chirag Shetty to win the doubles match, hails from Amalapuram in Konaseema district.

published on : 16th May 2022
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