French Open Super Series

Not losing sleep over World No. 1 ranking, says shuttler Kidambi Srikanth

Not losing sleep over World No. 1 ranking, says shuttler Kidambi Srikanth

Star Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth might be inching towards the coveted World No. 1 ranking after his record-equalling Super Series win here but he says he does not want to lose sleep over chasing it.

Oct 30, 2017, 11:23 AM IST
French Open Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth beats HS Prannoy to reach final, Akene Yamaguchi blows PV Sindhu away

French Open Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth beats HS Prannoy to reach final, Akene Yamaguchi blows PV Sindhu away

In an all-India semi-final, Srikanth, who won the Denmark Open last week, beat compatriot HS Prannoy 14-21 21-18 21-19 in 62 minutes.

Oct 28, 2017, 22:35 PM IST
PV Sindhu vs Yamaguchi Akane, French Open semifinal: Live Streaming, TV Listing, Date, Time, Venue

PV Sindhu vs Yamaguchi Akane, French Open semifinal: Live Streaming, TV Listing, Date, Time, Venue

The world number five from Japan had defeated India's Saina Nehwal earlier in the tournament, in the second round.

Oct 28, 2017, 18:03 PM IST
French Open: HS Prannoy sets up possible semi-final meeting with Kidambi Srikanth

French Open: HS Prannoy sets up possible semi-final meeting with Kidambi Srikanth

Prannoy took 47 minutes to beat the 31-ranked South Korean 21-16, 21-16 in their first-ever meeting.

Oct 28, 2017, 00:29 AM IST
French Open Super Series: PV Sindhu beats China's Chen Yufei to reach semi-finals

French Open Super Series: PV Sindhu beats China's Chen Yufei to reach semi-finals

It also served as a sweet revenge for the 22-year-old Indian girl, who lost to Yufei in straight games of the French Open first round match earlier this month.

Oct 27, 2017, 22:02 PM IST
HS Prannoy enters French Open quarterfinals

HS Prannoy enters French Open quarterfinals

Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu will meet World No. 10 Chinese Chen Yufei, who had beaten the Indian in the opening round at Odense last week.

Oct 27, 2017, 12:25 PM IST
French Open Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu storm into quarters

French Open Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu storm into quarters

Former World No 1 Saina, however, failed to get across Japan's World No 5 Akane Yamaguchi, losing 9-21 21-23 in a 39 -minute clash second round clash. This is her second loss to the fifth-seeded Japanese in two weeks. Saina had lost to Yamaguchi in the quarterfinals at Odense.

Oct 27, 2017, 00:07 AM IST
Saina Nehwal loses to Akane Yamaguchi again, crashes out of French Open Super Series

Saina Nehwal loses to Akane Yamaguchi again, crashes out of French Open Super Series

Earlier today, Ashwini Ponnappa and N. Sikki Reddy also lost their doubles match to top seeds Misaki Matsutomo and

Oct 26, 2017, 22:13 PM IST
B Sai Praneeth faces opening round exit to Korean Lee Hyun Il in French Open Super Series

B Sai Praneeth faces opening round exit to Korean Lee Hyun Il in French Open Super Series

Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu and Swiss Open champion H S Prannoy are the only Indians left in the competition.

Oct 27, 2016, 12:40 PM IST
French Open Super Series: Win for PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy; Ajay Jayaram loses

French Open Super Series: Win for PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy; Ajay Jayaram loses

The two-time World Championship bronze medallist Indian will next take on the winner of the match between China's He Bingjiao and Denmark's Mette Poulsen.

Oct 26, 2016, 19:17 PM IST
Not being fully fit affecting my game, says Saina Nehwal

Not being fully fit affecting my game, says Saina Nehwal

After being ousted from the French Open Super Series by Ratchanok Intanon, Saina Nehwal has blamed lack of full fitness for her poor performances of late.

Oct 25, 2015, 09:41 AM IST
French Open Super Series: Saina Nehwal suffers shock defeat in quarter-finals, India's campaign end

French Open Super Series: Saina Nehwal suffers shock defeat in quarter-finals, India's campaign end

Indian badminton ace Saina Nehwal suffered a shock defeat to Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand in the quarter-finals of 2015 French Open Super Series women's singles event in Paris on Friday.

Oct 23, 2015, 22:16 PM IST
Parupalli Kashyap retires against Rajiv Ouseph in French Open second round

Parupalli Kashyap retires against Rajiv Ouseph in French Open second round

Commonwealth Games champion Parupalli Kashyap on Thursday bowed out of the men's singles event of French Open after he retired in the third game of his second round match against Rajiv Ouseph of England.

Oct 22, 2015, 22:41 PM IST
French Open Super Series: H S Prannoy shocks Lin Dan; Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap reach 2nd round

French Open Super Series: H S Prannoy shocks Lin Dan; Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap reach 2nd round

H S Prannoy stunned reigning Olympic champion Lin Dan while Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap also reached 2nd round of French Open Super Series on Wednesday.

Oct 21, 2015, 22:24 PM IST
French Open Superseries: Saina Nehwal, P Kashyap, Jwala-Ashwini advance; K Srikanth loses

French Open Superseries: Saina Nehwal, P Kashyap, Jwala-Ashwini advance; K Srikanth loses

Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap have reached the second round of French Open Super Series.

Oct 21, 2015, 17:05 PM IST
Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu look to sizzle at French Open

Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu look to sizzle at French Open

PV Sindhu would be keen to carry forward her form from the Denmark Open.

Oct 19, 2015, 17:04 PM IST
Chinese Taipei shuttler Chou Tien Chen wins French Open

Chinese Taipei shuttler Chou Tien Chen wins French Open

 Chinese Taipei shuttler Chou Tien Chen stunned China's Wang Zhengming 10-21, 25-23, 21-19 to clinch the French Open Super Series men's singles title while Olympic champion Li Xuerui retired to hand the women's singles title to teammate Shixian Wang at the Stade Pierre de Coubertin here.

Oct 27, 2014, 14:04 PM IST
Chinese shuttlers assured of two French Open titles

Chinese shuttlers assured of two French Open titles

Chinese shuttlers are assured of winning both women's singles and doubles titles ahead of Sunday's finals at the $275,000 French Open Super Series badminton tournament.

Oct 26, 2014, 12:30 PM IST
Saina Nehwal bows out of French Open

Saina Nehwal bows out of French Open

Ace India shuttler Saina Nehwal crashed out of the French Open Super Series after going down to World No. 2 Shixian Wang of China in a hard-fought women's singles quarterfinal contest here.

Oct 25, 2014, 12:16 PM IST
Parupalli Kashyap loses in French Open badminton quarters

Parupalli Kashyap loses in French Open badminton quarters

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Parupalli Kashyap's surge was halted by fifth-seeded Chinese shuttler Zhengming Wang in the French Open Super Series quarter-finals, here on Friday.

Oct 24, 2014, 23:32 PM IST