B Sai Praneeth

Sai Praneeth, Ponnappa-Sikki out of Malaysia Masters

Sai Praneeth, Ponnappa-Sikki out of Malaysia Masters

Praneeth lost to top-seeded Viktor Axelsen of Denmark 17 -21, 8-21 while Ponnappa and Sikki Reddy went down to Denmark's Kamilla Rytter Juhl and Christinna Pedersen 15-21, 15-21.

Jan 18, 2018, 20:37 PM IST
Dismal start to season for Indian shuttlers

Dismal start to season for Indian shuttlers

Indian mixed doubles pair of Pranaav Jerry Chopra and N Sikki Reddy failed to cross the opening hurdle at the season-opening $350,000 Malaysia Masters, on Tuesday.

Jan 16, 2018, 19:03 PM IST
French Open: Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy, B Sai Praneeth make winning start

French Open: Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy, B Sai Praneeth make winning start

Prannoy, who has beaten the former World No. 1 Malaysian twice this season, will square off against Denmark's Hans- Kristian Solberg Vittinghus next.

Oct 25, 2017, 17:02 PM IST
PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth carry India's hopes at Denmark Open

PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth carry India's hopes at Denmark Open

Rio Olympics and World Championship silver medallist Sindhu have been in rampaging form this season as she has already bagged two titles at the India Open and Korea Open respectively.

Oct 16, 2017, 13:56 PM IST
Five Indian shuttlers in top-20 of BWF men's rankings

Five Indian shuttlers in top-20 of BWF men's rankings

India's leading ladies, PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal, remain at the second and 12th spot respectively. They both had lost in the second round in Japan.

Sep 28, 2017, 19:04 PM IST
2017 BWF World Championships: Indians in action on Day 4

2017 BWF World Championships: Indians in action on Day 4

On Day 4, there will be as many as seven Indians in action, including a mixed-doubles team.

Aug 24, 2017, 12:59 PM IST
B Sai Praneeth gives India extra edge at BWF World Championships

B Sai Praneeth gives India extra edge at BWF World Championships

After experiencing a slow start to the 2017 Badminton World Federation (BWF) season, Praneeth won back-to-back titles at the Singapore Open Superseries, defeating fellow Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth, and Thailand Open.

Aug 21, 2017, 11:19 AM IST
BWF Rankings: After back-to-back Super Series triumphs, Kidambi Srikanth climbs up three spots to enter top-10

BWF Rankings: After back-to-back Super Series triumphs, Kidambi Srikanth climbs up three spots to enter top-10

In women's singles, Sania Nehwal gained a spot to be at 15th, while PV Sindhu dropped a place to be world no. 5.

Jun 29, 2017, 17:48 PM IST
Telangana Governor felicitates shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth, H S Prannoy and B Sai Praneeth

Telangana Governor felicitates shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth, H S Prannoy and B Sai Praneeth

Srikanth bagged back to back men's singles titles at the Indonesian Open Super Series Premier tournament and the Australian Open Super Series event.

Jun 27, 2017, 22:21 PM IST
Australia Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth enters semi-finals with 25-23, 21-17 win over B Sai Praneeth

Australia Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth enters semi-finals with 25-23, 21-17 win over B Sai Praneeth

Srikanth will next face the winner of the match between China's Yuqi Shi and defending champion Hans-Kristian Solberg Vittinghus in the semi-final.

Jun 23, 2017, 11:26 AM IST
Australian Super Series: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, B Sai Praneeth enter quarters

Australian Super Series: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, B Sai Praneeth enter quarters

Srikanth, who had edged out Son Wan Ho in the semifinals of Indonesia Open last week, once again had an upper hand against the World No. 1 Korean, beating him 15-21 21-13 21-13 in a 57-minute clash.

Jun 22, 2017, 20:29 PM IST
Indonesia Open: Kidambi Srikanth shocks world number 1 Son Wan Ho to enter Super Series Premier final

Indonesia Open: Kidambi Srikanth shocks world number 1 Son Wan Ho to enter Super Series Premier final

Srikanth, ranked 22nd, got the better of Korean shuttler in three games, 21-15,14-21, 24-22 in one hour and 12 minutes.

Jun 17, 2017, 16:49 PM IST
Indonesia Open: In-form B Sai Praneeth leads Indian challenge in Super Series Premier event

Indonesia Open: In-form B Sai Praneeth leads Indian challenge in Super Series Premier event

The 24-year-old Indian clinched the Singapore Super Series in April before lifting the Thailand Grand Prix Gold crown last week. He will now hope for another good week when he opens his campaign against second seeded Korean Son Wan Ho.

Jun 12, 2017, 00:16 AM IST
Thailand Open: PM Narendra Modi congratulates B Sai Praneeth for maiden Grand Prix Gold triumph

Thailand Open: PM Narendra Modi congratulates B Sai Praneeth for maiden Grand Prix Gold triumph

Praneeth, seeded third in the tournament, came from behind to beat fourth-seeded Indonesian Jonatan Christie 17-21 21-18 21-19 over in an hour and 11 minutes.

Jun 04, 2017, 20:13 PM IST
Thailand Open: B Sai Praneeth wins second consecutive title after come-from-behind victory in Bangkok

Thailand Open: B Sai Praneeth wins second consecutive title after come-from-behind victory in Bangkok

This is Praneeth's second consecutive title win, following the Singapore Open victory. He had reached the finals of Syed Modi International in January at Hyderabad, where he lost to Sameer Verma.

Jun 04, 2017, 18:08 PM IST
Thailand Open: Saina Nehwal bows out, B Sai Praneeth advances to final

Thailand Open: Saina Nehwal bows out, B Sai Praneeth advances to final

Singapore Open champion Praneeth, ranked 24 in the world, will take on fourth-seeded 19-year-old Indonesian Jonatan Christie, who defeated Joo Ven Soong of Malaysia 21-9 21-18 in his 34-minute semifinal clash.

Jun 03, 2017, 17:39 PM IST
Saina Nehwal, B Sai Praneeth reach quarterfinals of Thailand Open

Saina Nehwal, B Sai Praneeth reach quarterfinals of Thailand Open

Second seed Saina dished out a dominating show to dump Ying Ying Lee of Malaysia 21-11 21-14 in a 40-minute match to set up a clash with Japanese qualifier Haruko Suzuki.

Jun 01, 2017, 22:07 PM IST
B Sai Praneeth, Pratul Joshi, Shreyansh Jaiswal reach second round of Thailand Open

B Sai Praneeth, Pratul Joshi, Shreyansh Jaiswal reach second round of Thailand Open

Third seed Praneeth was 21-10 18-9 ahead when his rival - Indonesia's Nathaniel Ernestan Sulistyo retired. The 24- year-old Indian will next face Malaysia's Satheishtharan R.

May 31, 2017, 00:38 AM IST
Saina Nehwal, B Sai Praneeth to start as favourites in India's campaign at Thailand Open

Saina Nehwal, B Sai Praneeth to start as favourites in India's campaign at Thailand Open

After missing the Sudirman Cup mixed team championship to attend to her ailing father, Saina will be itching to add another GPG title to her kitty after claiming the Malaysia Masters early in the year.

May 29, 2017, 12:34 PM IST
Indian shuttlers should look for consistency and target bigger tournaments, feels Pullela Gopichand

Indian shuttlers should look for consistency and target bigger tournaments, feels Pullela Gopichand

Gopichand expressed satisfaction over the recent performances of Indian shuttlers, including P V Sindhu and B Sai Praneeth, but said its time to step up to the next level as a lot still needs to be achieved.

Apr 18, 2017, 19:14 PM IST