Badminton News

I have to come back stronger: PV Sindhu after All England Open Badminton Championships exit

I have to come back stronger: PV Sindhu after All England Open Badminton Championships exit

Star Indian shuttler PV Sindhu on Sunday vowed to come back stronger after losing an epic semifinal against World No. 2 Akane Yamaguchi at the All England Championship.

Mar 18, 2018, 15:11 PM IST
All England Open 2018: PV Sindhu loses to Japan's Akane Yamaguchi in semis

All England Open 2018: PV Sindhu loses to Japan's Akane Yamaguchi in semis

Akane Yamaguchi registered a hard-fought victory 19-21, 21-19, 21-18 over PV Sindhu in semis.

Mar 18, 2018, 00:33 AM IST
Sachin Tendulkar leads birthday wishes for Saina Nehwal

Sachin Tendulkar leads birthday wishes for Saina Nehwal

Indian badminton ace Sain Nehwal turned 28 on Saturday and many personages took to Twitter to wish her. 

Mar 17, 2018, 18:26 PM IST
HS Prannoy's campaign ends in agony at All England Open Badminton Championships

HS Prannoy's campaign ends in agony at All England Open Badminton Championships

Star Indian shuttler HS Prannoy produced a gallant fight before going down narrowly to China's Huang Yuxiang in the men singles quarterfinals of the USD 1000,000 All England Championship.

Mar 17, 2018, 13:21 PM IST
I am working on the mental aspect of my game: PV Sindhu

I am working on the mental aspect of my game: PV Sindhu

Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu says losing close matches from advantageous position dealt a blow to her confidence and she is looking to overcome it by working on the mental aspect of her game.

Mar 16, 2018, 22:46 PM IST
PV Sindhu overcomes Nozomi Okuhara challenge to reach All England Badminton Championship semifinals

PV Sindhu overcomes Nozomi Okuhara challenge to reach All England Badminton Championship semifinals

With this victory, Sindhu registered her fifth win over the Nagano-born World No. 6 Japanese, who robbed her of a World Championship gold at Glasgow after a 110 minute marathon battle which went down

Mar 16, 2018, 21:15 PM IST
Kidambi Srikanth terms umpiring 'ridiculous' post All England Championship exit

Kidambi Srikanth terms umpiring 'ridiculous' post All England Championship exit

World no 3 Srikanth lost 11-21 21-15 20-22 to the unseeded Chinese at the Arena Birmingham here in a 52-minute battle last night to crash out of the tournament.

Mar 16, 2018, 16:12 PM IST
HS Prannoy through to quarters, Kidambi Srikanth crashes out of All England Open Badminton Championships

HS Prannoy through to quarters, Kidambi Srikanth crashes out of All England Open Badminton Championships

Prannoy will face Huang Yuxiang in the quarter-final.

Mar 16, 2018, 10:13 AM IST
PV Sindhu in third round of All England Badminton Championship with a hard-fought win

PV Sindhu in third round of All England Badminton Championship with a hard-fought win

With 2013 champion Ratchanok Inthanon crashing out in the opening round, the onus was on Jindapol to go deep in the tournament and she did produce some superb strokes but Sindhu was always a step

Mar 15, 2018, 21:27 PM IST
PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth survive scare in All England Open Badminton Championships

PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth survive scare in All England Open Badminton Championships

 Star shuttlers PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth prevailed in tough first-round battles but Saina Nehwal exited from the prestigious All England Championship after suffering a straight-game defeat

Mar 15, 2018, 00:12 AM IST
Saina Nehwal crashes out of All England Open Badminton Championships Round 1

Saina Nehwal crashes out of All England Open Badminton Championships Round 1

India ace Saina Nehwal crashed out of the All England Open Badminton Championships after losing to world number one and defending champion Chinese Taipei's Tzu Ying Tai in the first round. 

Mar 14, 2018, 17:57 PM IST
PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth lead India's challenge at All England Championships

PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth lead India's challenge at All England Championships

India's formidable duo of PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth will have no dearth of motivation as they aim to win the coveted All England Championships starting on Wednesday -- something their mentor

Mar 14, 2018, 17:24 PM IST
PV Sindhu, Srikanth eye All England glory

PV Sindhu, Srikanth eye All England glory

The All England Championship is considered to be the ultimate glory for any shuttler worth his salt and in India, only Prakash Padukone (1980) and Gopichand (2001) earned their rights to stand on the

Mar 13, 2018, 11:24 AM IST
India shuttlers Arjun MR, Ramachandran Shlok enter main draw of German Open

India shuttlers Arjun MR, Ramachandran Shlok enter main draw of German Open

Arjun and Ramchandran overcame Inkarat and Tanupat 21-15 21-16 in a lop-sided contest in the USD 150,000 World Tour Super 300 tournament.

Mar 06, 2018, 20:22 PM IST
Supreme Court seeks government's reply on PIL to remove Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma from BAI president post

Supreme Court seeks government's reply on PIL to remove Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma from BAI president post

 The Supreme Court Monday sought the Centre's response on a PIL seeking removal of Assam Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma from the post of President of the Badminton Association of India (BAI), alleging

Mar 05, 2018, 18:56 PM IST
Hope to do well in All England Championships, Commonwealth Games: PV Sindhu

Hope to do well in All England Championships, Commonwealth Games: PV Sindhu

Badminton ace PV Sindhu Sunday said that she aimed for the top spot in the sport and expressed hope that she would do well in the forthcoming All England Badminton Championships and the Commonwealth

Mar 04, 2018, 18:57 PM IST
I want to become World No 1, says PV Sindhu

I want to become World No 1, says PV Sindhu

Asked on the challenges she faced to attain success, Sindhu said she faced many challenges. 

Feb 28, 2018, 19:33 PM IST
HS Prannoy not happy with BWF's proposed rule changes

HS Prannoy not happy with BWF's proposed rule changes

The BWF Council's reason for proposing the changes is to optimize the presentation of badminton at the highest level, increase the commercial value of the sport and enhance the quality of its

Feb 28, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
Don't understand the logic of proposed new badminton rules: Pullela Gopichand

Don't understand the logic of proposed new badminton rules: Pullela Gopichand

Chief national coach Pullela Gopichand said he doesn't have any idea how the on-court reduction of coaching would be implemented and neither does understand the logic behind it.

Feb 27, 2018, 13:06 PM IST
Malaysia badminton pair faces hearing over alleged fixing

Malaysia badminton pair faces hearing over alleged fixing

The pair, named in local reports as ex-world junior champion Zulfadli Zulkiffli and Tan Chun Seang, was allegedly involved in a case of fixing about two years ago.

Feb 26, 2018, 18:10 PM IST

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. You can find out more by clicking this link

Close