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Disappointed to miss out on CWG gold, focus now on Asiad: PV Sindhu

Last Updated: Thursday, August 07, 2014, 17:31

Utterly disappointed for missing out on a gold medal in the recently-concluded Commonwealth Games, female shuttler P V Sindhu has now set her eyes on the upcoming World Championships and Asian Games to make up for the disappointment in Glasgow.

India celebrate Parupalli Kashyap`s historic gold, finish fifth at CWG 2014

Last Updated: Sunday, August 03, 2014, 22:22

Parupalli Kashyap brought the curtains down on India`s campaign in the 20th Commonwealth Games to a thunderous applause, winning a historic gold in the men`s singles badminton here today, as the country earned a fifth-place finish with 64 medals, including 15 yellow metals.

Parupalli Kashyap wins gold, Jwala-Ashwini settle for silver at CWG

Last Updated: Sunday, August 03, 2014, 20:30

Parupalli Kashyap etched his name firmly in the history books by becoming the first Indian male shuttler in 32 years to win a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games, but women`s doubles pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa had to settle for a silver, here on Sunday.

Kashyap, Jwala-Ashwini reach final, Sindhu takes bronze at CWG

Last Updated: Saturday, August 02, 2014, 23:53

Shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and the pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa assured India`s presence on the last day of the Commonwealth Games by reaching the finals of their respective categories but P.V. Sindhu had to be content with the women`s singles bronze at the Emirates Arena here Saturday.

Happy for Sania Mirza but hurt at not receiving Olympics cash reward from govt: Saina Nehwal

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 00:17

After Sania Mirza was appointed brand ambassador by the Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) government and handed a grant of Rs 1 crore on Wednesday by chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, badminton star Saina Nehwal on Thursday expressed disappointment for not receiving her cash award from the state for winning the Bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics.

Saina Nehwal pulls out of Glasgow Commonwealth Games

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 10:46

Indian badminton star, Saina Nehwal pulls out of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games. The defending champions is yet to recover from the blisters she had sustained during the Australian Open Super Series winning campaign.

India seeded third at CWG badminton

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 10:19

The Indian badminton squad for the mixed team event has been seeded third at the Commonwealth Games to be held here from July 23 to Aug 3.

Lee to miss Glasgow Games due to injury

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 11:18

Badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei will miss the Glasgow Commonwealth Games due to injury, a report said Tuesday.

Dominating Saina clinches Australian Open

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 01:07

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal produced a dominating performance to lift her second title of the season, winning the USD 750,000 Star Australian Super Series after beating Spain`s Carolina Marin in the summit clash here on Sunday.

Saina Nehwal is back to winning ways

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 00:59

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal beat Spain’s Carolina Marin on Sunday in the final to win the USD 750,000 Star Australian Super Series. Now Nehwal has become the first non-Chinese shuttler to win a women`s singles Super Series title in 2014.

Pawar, Thulasi in men`s and women`s singles final

Last Updated: Saturday, June 07, 2014, 22:27

Indian shuttlers Anand Pawar and P C Thulasi made it to the men`s and women`s singles finals of the Sri Lanka Open International Badminton Challenge here Saturday.

Srikanth climbs to career best No. 13, Sindhu re-enters top-10

Last Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 15:35

India`s Kidambi Srikanth rose five places to a career-best No.13 in the men`s singles rankings released by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Thursday.