Kidambi Srikanth achieves career-best ranking of 10th
Kidambi Srikanth achieves career-best ranking of 10th

Owing to his recent title victory at the China Open in Fuzhou, Kidambi Srikanth climbed up six places to achieve a career-best 10th in the men's singles category of the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings released Thursday.

Keeping fit crucial for Rio Olympics preparation: Jwala Gutta
Keeping fit crucial for Rio Olympics preparation: Jwala Gutta

Top doubles shuttler Jwala Gutta, who missed the Incheon Asian Games due to an injury, on Sunday said that keeping herself fit would be crucial for her to prepare well for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu in 2nd round of Denmark Open
Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu in 2nd round of Denmark Open

Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu reached the second round of the women's singles event of the Denmark Open Super Series Premier here Wednesday.

Indian medallists at Incheon Asian Games
Indian medallists at Incheon Asian Games

Following are the Indian medallists at the end of Day 5 of competitions at the 17th Asian Games here Wednesday:

Indian women shuttlers assured of bronze in Asian Games
Indian women shuttlers assured of bronze in Asian Games

India on Saturday ended a 28-year-old medal drought in Asian Games badminton after the women's shuttlers, led by Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu, edged out Thailand 3-2 to reach the semifinals of the women's team event, here today.

Injured Jwala Gutta pulls out of Asian Games
Injured Jwala Gutta pulls out of Asian Games

 Ace Indian women's doubles player Jwala Gutta has pulled out of the prestigious Asian Games after sustaining a sprain in the right knee ahead of the multi-sport event in Incheon, Korea.

PV Sindhu progresses to pre-quarters at World Badminton Championships
PV Sindhu progresses to pre-quarters at World Badminton Championships

One of India's best hopes P.V. Sindhu came out with a strong performance to enter the third round of the World Badminton Championships after earning a straight games win over Russian Olga Golovanova at the Ballerup Super Arena here Wednesday.

World Badminton Championship: P V Sindhu enters third round, Jwala-Ashwini pair bows out
World Badminton Championship: P V Sindhu enters third round, Jwala-Ashwini pair bows out

India's teen sensation P V Sindhu stormed into the third round of the World Badminton Championship with a straight game victory over Olga Golovanova of Russia in women's singles match here Wednesday.

Ashwini Ponnappa, Tarun Kona ousted from World Championships

The Indian badminton squad got off to a poor start as Tarun Kona and Ashwini Ponnappa were ousted from their mixed doubles opener at the World Championships here Monday.

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

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.

2014 Commonwealth Games, Day 11: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the Day 11, final day of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Parupalli Kashyap awarded Rs.25 lakh by BAI

The Badminton Association of India (BAI) Sunday announced cash rewards for Indian medal winners -- Parupalli Kashyap, Jwala Gutta, Ashwini Ponnappa, P.V. Sindhu and R.M.V. Gurusaidutt -- at the Commonwealth Games.

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

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.

India`s schedule on Day 11 at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Finally, the sporting jamboree of the Commonwealth comes to its final day in Glasgow. After a disappointing Day 10 at the Games, India will look to win few more gold medals from badminton and hockey. Despite the gold medal by squash players Dipika Pallikal and Joshana Chinappa in women`s double event, four boxers settled with silver medals despite starting.

Commonwealth Games: India blow away Ghana 5-0 in mixed team badminton

The Indian badminton team launched its Commonwealth Games campaign with a dominating 5-0 win over minnows Ghana in a Group B match of the mixed team event at the 20th edition of the multi-sport event here on Thursday.

India seeded third at CWG badminton

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.

India need a second formidable doubles pair: Jwala

Ace shuttler Jwala Gutta Wednesday said India is in dire need of second formidable doubles pair after her and Ashwini Ponnappa in order to pose serious challenge at the team championships.

Sindhu, Jwala-Ashwini assured of bronze, Guru loses in ABC

Teen sensation P V Sindhu and the pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa were today assured of bronze medals after reaching their respective semifinals in the women`s singles and women`s doubles events of the prestigious Asian Badminton Championship here today.

Saina sails into quarters of Indonesia Open Super Series

Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal cruised into the women`s singles quarterfinals of the USD 750,000 Indonesia Open Super Series even as India`s challenge ended in the women`s doubles event with the ouster of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa, here on Thursday.

Curtains for Indian shuttlers at Japan Open

It was curtains for Indian shuttlers at the Japan Open as young Tanvi Lad and women`s doubles pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa suffered defeats in the second round of the USD 250,000 Super Series tournament here on Thursday.