close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

Badminton News

Kidambi Srikanth thanks Sachin Tendulkar for 'billion wishes' worthy tweet post Australia Superseries win

Kidambi Srikanth thanks Sachin Tendulkar for 'billion wishes' worthy tweet post Australia Superseries win

The Australian Open Superseries saw a change in odds for the Indian after he had lost five times in a row earlier to his Chinese opponent Long.

Confident Ajay Jayaram promises to give his best at World Championships, Sudirman Cup Confident Ajay Jayaram promises to give his best at World Championships, Sudirman Cup

India have been clubbed with Denmark and Indonesia in the qualifying rounds of the Sudirman Cup scheduled to be held at the Gold Coast, Australia from May 21-28.

Sudirman Cup: Kidambi Srikanth says Indian shuttlers will have to be at their best after landing in tough draw Sudirman Cup: Kidambi Srikanth says Indian shuttlers will have to be at their best after landing in tough draw

A final finish at Singapore Open sealing his World Championship berth, Srikanth says he needs to curb his inconsistency to return with a medal from Glasgow.

India has good chance in Sudirman Cup, says PV Sindhu India has good chance in Sudirman Cup, says PV Sindhu

Sindhu has slipped down from the world no. 2 ranking she achieved after winning the Indian Open, and is eager to move up the ladder.

PV Sindhu rested from Thailand Open, Saina Nehwal to play in three upcoming tournaments PV Sindhu rested from Thailand Open, Saina Nehwal to play in three upcoming tournaments

India will be sending full teams for the Thailand Open Grand Prix Gold (May 30-June 4), Indonesia Open Super Series (June 12-18) and Australian Open Super Series (June 20-25).

I don't mind on-court rivalry between PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal, says Pullela Gopichand I don't mind on-court rivalry between PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal, says Pullela Gopichand

Saina and Sindhu were in action yesterday when they teamed up for their employers Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) in a doubles rubber at the 38th PSPB inter-unit badminton championship in Bangalore.

After missing Rio Olympics, fit-again Parupalli Kashyap racing against time for CWG qualification After missing Rio Olympics, fit-again Parupalli Kashyap racing against time for CWG qualification

The 30-year-old recovered from the knee injury and made a comeback late last year only to hurt his shoulder at the Premier Badminton League in January.

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal confident of bouncing back Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal confident of bouncing back

Saina said she intended to play in Thailand Open, Indonesian Open and Australian Open before the August World Championships in Glasgow, Scotland.

Singapore Super Series winner B Sai Praneet eyes medal at maiden World Championship Singapore Super Series winner B Sai Praneet eyes medal at maiden World Championship

The 24-year-old became only the fourth Indian to win a Super series title in Singapore last month and his maiden victory saw him jump eight places to World No.22, earning him a World Championship berth at Glasgow.

N Sikki Reddy, B Sumeeth Reddy nominated for Arjuna award by BAI N Sikki Reddy, B Sumeeth Reddy nominated for Arjuna award by BAI

Sikki and Sumeeth, who tied the knot in February, have been consistently performing well for India and are regulars in the national team.

Biswa Sarma sees India as a badminton superpower by 2020 Olympics Biswa Sarma sees India as a badminton superpower by 2020 Olympics

Top Indian shuttlers have given a miss to the National Championship over the last few years and Sarma said he had interacted with the players regarding the issue and they have agreed to participate in one of the events in a year.

PV Sindhu's biopic: Hyderabadi shuttler hopeful the movie will inspire millions to follow their dreams PV Sindhu's biopic: Hyderabadi shuttler hopeful the movie will inspire millions to follow their dreams

Sindhu, who won a historic Silver medal at Rio Olympics last year, said she was hopeful that her biopic could inspire millions.

Fourth seed PV Sindhu crashes out of Badminton Asia Championships Fourth seed PV Sindhu crashes out of Badminton Asia Championships

Sindhu, seeded fourth in the tournament, lost 21-15, 14- 21, 22-24 against her eighth-seeded Chinese opponent in the quarterfinal contest that lasted one hour and 17 minutes.

Asia Championships: PV Sindhu advances to quarters with easy win, Ajay Jayaram bows out Asia Championships: PV Sindhu advances to quarters with easy win, Ajay Jayaram bows out

Rio Olympic silver medallist and fourth seed Sindhu continued her domination right from the start against Japan's Aya Ohori and won the match 21-14, 21-15.

Asian badminton Championship: PV Sindhu, Ajay Jayaram advance; Saina Nehwal slump to defeat  Asian badminton Championship: PV Sindhu, Ajay Jayaram advance; Saina Nehwal slump to defeat

Saina, who recently made a first-round exit at the Malaysia Open, underwent knee surgery after the 2016 Rio Olympics and since recovering the Hyderabad girl has been struggling to return to her menacing best

Shraddha Kapoor all set to play Saina Nehwal's character in her biopic Shraddha Kapoor all set to play Saina Nehwal's character in her biopic

While the cricket fans are anxiously waiting for the release of Sachin Tendulkar's biopic, another one is in the making for them. Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal's biopic is in making and her role would be played by none other than Shraddha Kapoor.