India Open Super Series

PV Sindhu lifts maiden India Open Super Series title, wishes galore on social media

PV Sindhu lifts maiden India Open Super Series title, wishes galore on social media

From Sachin Tendulkar to Amitabh Bachchan, celebrities sent their congratulatory messages to the shuttler but her reply PM Modi's parody account added a rather unexpected oops factor.

Apr 03, 2017, 16:47 PM IST
Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan thank PV Sindhu for making India proud

Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan thank PV Sindhu for making India proud

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and superstar Shah Rukh Khan have congratulated newly-crowned India Open Super Series champion PV Sindhu on her win and thanked her for making the country proud.

Apr 03, 2017, 11:58 AM IST
India Open Super Series: Winning crucial first game against Carolina Marin was important, says PV Sindhu

India Open Super Series: Winning crucial first game against Carolina Marin was important, says PV Sindhu

Sindhu rated India Open as one of the important tournaments in her itinerary.

Apr 02, 2017, 21:42 PM IST
India Open: Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar hail PV Sindhu for defeating Carolina Marin in final

India Open: Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar hail PV Sindhu for defeating Carolina Marin in final

Out of the 11 occasions that both these superstars clashed, Sindhu has now won eight times.

Apr 02, 2017, 20:17 PM IST
India Open Super Series semi-final: PV Sindhu vs Sung Ji-Hyun - As it happened...

India Open Super Series semi-final: PV Sindhu vs Sung Ji-Hyun - As it happened...

With no other Indian left in the fray, the 21-year-old will need to keep her calm and play the best possible badminton against the second seeded Korean.

Apr 01, 2017, 12:09 PM IST
Saina Nehwal not a 'special' player that I have to win against every time: PV Sindhu

Saina Nehwal not a 'special' player that I have to win against every time: PV Sindhu

Rio Olympics silver medallist Sindhu served past former champion Saina 21-16, 22-20 in an intense 47-minute quarter-final battle at the Siri Fort Sports Complex.

Mar 31, 2017, 20:42 PM IST
India Open Super Series: PV Sindhu beats Saina Nehwal in straight games to advance into semi-final

India Open Super Series: PV Sindhu beats Saina Nehwal in straight games to advance into semi-final

Nehwal, on Thursday, defeated the 19-year old Thailand Pornpawee Chochuwong by 21-14 21-12, while Sindhu, brushed past Japan’s Saena Kawakami by 21-16 23-21 to set up the quarterfinal clash.

Mar 31, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
Indian Open Superseries: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu win, men's challenge ends

Indian Open Superseries: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu win, men's challenge ends

Even before fans could recover from the defeat of Srikanth, Prannoy went down fighting to Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk.

Mar 31, 2016, 00:01 AM IST

Zee Media Exclusive chat with World No.1 Saina Nehwal

Saina Nehwal clinched her maiden India Open Super Series title after notching up a dominating straight game victory against former world champion Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand in the summit clash o

Mar 30, 2015, 11:55 AM IST
A big burden off my head, says Saina Nehwal after winning India Open

A big burden off my head, says Saina Nehwal after winning India Open

Relieved to clinch her maiden India Open Super Series title, badminton star Saina Nehwal on Sunday said it is a huge burden off her head as she has always struggled to win this tournament and vowed to bring more laurels for the country in future.

Mar 30, 2015, 00:12 AM IST
Dream come true: Pullela Gopichand on India's rapid rise in world badminton

Dream come true: Pullela Gopichand on India's rapid rise in world badminton

Praising Kidambi Srikanth and Saina Nehwal for their success at the India Open Super Series, chief national coach Pullela Gopichand on Sunday said it was a 'dream come true' before stressing that consistency will be the key for Indian players to bring more laurels in future.

Mar 29, 2015, 22:35 PM IST
I don't feel fear of losing, says India Open champion Kidambi Srikanth

I don't feel fear of losing, says India Open champion Kidambi Srikanth

India Open Super Series champion Kidambi Srikanth on Sunday said he doesn't feel the fear of losing and that mindset has helped him in his blossoming career.

Mar 29, 2015, 22:06 PM IST
Saina, Srikanth enter finals of India Open Super Series

Saina, Srikanth enter finals of India Open Super Series

It's a historic day for Indian badminton. Newly crowned women's World Number 1 Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth made short work of the their semi-final opponents to enter the title round of India Open Super Series in Delhi.

Mar 28, 2015, 19:51 PM IST
Saina, Srikanth win; Prannoy, Guru lose in India Open

Saina, Srikanth win; Prannoy, Guru lose in India Open

Saina Nehwal and K Srikanth reached their maiden semifinals at the India Open Super Series badminton tournament but giant-killer H S Prannoy and RMV Gurusaidutt failed to capitalise on early advantages and went down fighting in the quarterfinals here on Friday.

Mar 27, 2015, 22:53 PM IST
Saina Nehwal storms into maiden India Open semifinal

Saina Nehwal storms into maiden India Open semifinal

Saina Nehwal sailed past Indonesia's Hana Ramadhini to make her maiden semifinals at the India Open Super Series while giant-killer H S Prannoy and RMV Gurusaidutt went down fighting in the quarterfinals here on Friday.

Mar 27, 2015, 18:21 PM IST
Yet to recover, Saina Nehwal not dwelling too much on No.1 ranking

Yet to recover, Saina Nehwal not dwelling too much on No.1 ranking

Saina Nehwal, yet to recover from a shoulder pain, says she is not thinking of the world number one ranking despite having a good chance of achieving the feat at the India Open Super Series badminton tournament beginning here on Monday.

Mar 23, 2015, 19:40 PM IST
World No 1 at stake as Saina Nehwal gears up for India Super Series

World No 1 at stake as Saina Nehwal gears up for India Super Series

 Avenging her All England loss to Spain's Carolina Marin and clinching the World No. 1 status will be on her mind when ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal leads the home challenge in the Yonex Sunrise India Open Super Series which gets underway with the qualifiers here on Tuesday.

Mar 23, 2015, 16:25 PM IST
Saina Nehwal complains of shoulder pain ahead of India Open

Saina Nehwal complains of shoulder pain ahead of India Open

Top Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal said on Thursday that she was having pain in her shoulder.

Mar 19, 2015, 16:20 PM IST

Shuttler Ajay Jayaram on the comeback trail

Ajay Jayaram was all set to qualify for the 2012 Olympics on the strength of his world ranking with Parupalli Kashyap close on his heels. But the Mumbaikar lost out and the Hyderabadi made it to London in fortuitous circumstances.

Aug 24, 2014, 18:25 PM IST

Lee Chong Wei wins third India Open title

Malaysia`s Lee Chong Wei proved why he is the World No.1 badminton player by thrashing No.2 Chen Long of China in straight games to clinch his third $250,000 India Open Super Series men`s singles title in four years here Sunday.

Apr 06, 2014, 22:58 PM IST