Indonesia Open

Indonesia Open: Sensational Kidambi Srikanth thrashes Kazumasa Sakai to capture 2nd Super Series Premier title

Indonesia Open: Sensational Kidambi Srikanth thrashes Kazumasa Sakai to capture 2nd Super Series Premier title

Last month, he lost in the final of Singapore Open to compatriot B Sai Praneeth. This was his fourth Super Series final. He had previously won the 2014 China Open and 2015 India Open.

Jun 18, 2017, 16:19 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: Giant-killer H S Prannoy's fight ends in agony, goes down in semis

Indonesia Open: Giant-killer H S Prannoy's fight ends in agony, goes down in semis

Prannoy, who had lost to the same opponent during the 2013 edition, mostly matched Sakai stroke for stroke but failed to complete the rallies. The Japanese, a bundle of energy, showed better control over the shuttle to emerge victorious.

Jun 17, 2017, 13:42 PM IST
Indonesia Open: Indian giant-killer HS Prannoy hails win over Chen Long one his best

Indonesia Open: Indian giant-killer HS Prannoy hails win over Chen Long one his best

World No. 25 Prannoy today shocked two-time All England and World Champion Chen 21-18 16-21 21-19 in a men's singles quarterfinals match that lasted 75 minutes. He had stunned former World No. 1 Lee Chong Wei in straight games yesterday.

Jun 16, 2017, 20:39 PM IST
Indonesia Open: HS Prannoy, Kidambi Srikanth continue giant-killing acts; beat Chen Long, Wang Tzu-wei respectively to enter semis

Indonesia Open: HS Prannoy, Kidambi Srikanth continue giant-killing acts; beat Chen Long, Wang Tzu-wei respectively to enter semis

Prannoy thus became the first Indian player to defeat the big three of Lin Dan, Lee Chong Wei and Chen Long.

Jun 16, 2017, 17:03 PM IST
Indonesia Open: HS Prannoy stuns Lee Chong Wei, Kidambi Srikanth shocks Jan O Jorgensen to enter quarters

Indonesia Open: HS Prannoy stuns Lee Chong Wei, Kidambi Srikanth shocks Jan O Jorgensen to enter quarters

The World No. 25 Indian, who went into the match with a 0-2 head-to-head record, saw off three-time Olympic silver medallist Lee 21-10 21-18 in a 40-minute men's singles contest at the Jakarta Convention Center (JCC).

Jun 15, 2017, 16:12 PM IST
Indonesia Open: Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy enter second round of Super Series Premier event

Indonesia Open: Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy enter second round of Super Series Premier event

The world No. 29 Prannoy saw off 20th ranked Anthony Sinisuka Ginting 21-13 21-18 in a 43-minute battle. He will next face top seeded Malaysian Lee Chong Wei.

Jun 14, 2017, 21:16 PM IST
Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu advance in Indonesia Open

Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu advance in Indonesia Open

Olympics silver medallist Sindhu, who has won the Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold and India Super Series this season, will square off against USA's Beiwen Zhang in the next round.

Jun 13, 2017, 19:28 PM IST
Canada Open: Siki Reddy, HS Prannoy, Summeth Reddy get Canada visa after BAI's intervention

Canada Open: Siki Reddy, HS Prannoy, Summeth Reddy get Canada visa after BAI's intervention

The shuttlers will leave for Jakarta on Friday to take part in the Indonesia Open from June 12 to 18.

Jun 09, 2017, 00:38 AM IST
Indonesia Open: Saina Nehwal loses to Carolina Marin in quarter-final

Indonesia Open: Saina Nehwal loses to Carolina Marin in quarter-final

Earlier, Saina registered a straight-game win over local favourite Fitriani Fitriani to reach the quarterfinals of the Super Series Premier event.

Jun 03, 2016, 14:48 PM IST
Indonesia Open: Saina Nehwal sails to quarters; Jwala-Ashwini, Manu-Sumeeth lose

Indonesia Open: Saina Nehwal sails to quarters; Jwala-Ashwini, Manu-Sumeeth lose

Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal once again emerged as the lone Indian survivor at the Indonesia Open after registering a straight-game win over local favourite Fitriani Fitriani to reach the quarterfinals of the Super Series Premier event here today.

Jun 02, 2016, 16:12 PM IST
Want to be on top of my game in World Badminton Championships: Parupalli Kashyap

Want to be on top of my game in World Badminton Championships: Parupalli Kashyap

London Olympic Games quarter-finalist Parupalli Kashyap wants to train hard for seven weeks and be at the peak of his game and fitness ahead of the August 10-16 World Badminton Championships in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Jun 24, 2015, 21:34 PM IST
Parupalli Kashyap needs more time to be consistent: Pullela Gopichand

Parupalli Kashyap needs more time to be consistent: Pullela Gopichand

National badminton coach Pullela Gopichand on Sunday said shuttler P Kashyap, who crashed out of the Indonesia Open with a semifinal loss, should be given some more time to become consistent.

Jun 07, 2015, 19:37 PM IST
Japan`s Kento Momota wins Indonesia Open

Japan`s Kento Momota wins Indonesia Open

Japanese rising star Kento Momota crushed defending champion Jan O. Jorgensen of Denmark at the men`s singles finals to win the Indonesia Open on Sunday.

Jun 07, 2015, 19:23 PM IST
Parupalli Kashyap loses to Kento​ Momota in Indonesia Open semis

Parupalli Kashyap loses to Kento​ Momota in Indonesia Open semis

Indian shuttler Parupalli Kashyap lost to Japan's Kento Momota in three games in the men's singles semifinal of the $800,000 Indonesia Open Superseries Premier here on Saturday.

Jun 06, 2015, 14:40 PM IST
Parupalli Kashyap enters Indonesia Open semis, Saina Nehwal bows out

Parupalli Kashyap enters Indonesia Open semis, Saina Nehwal bows out

Indian shuttler Parupalli Kashyap entered the semi-finals but world No.3 Saina Nehwal crashed out, losing to China's former world No.1 Shixian Wang in the quarter-finals of the $800,000 Indonesia Open Superseries Premier here on Friday.

Jun 05, 2015, 19:13 PM IST
Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap in Indonesia Open quarters, Kidambi Srikanth, Jwala-Ashwini lose

Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap in Indonesia Open quarters, Kidambi Srikanth, Jwala-Ashwini lose

India's Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap entered the quarter-finals but Kidambi Srikanth and women's doubles pair of Jwala Gutta-Ashwini Ponnappa lost in the pre-quarterfinals of the $800,000 Indonesia Open Superseries Premier here on Thursday.

Jun 04, 2015, 23:35 PM IST
Saina Nehwal vs PV Sindhu in the offing at Indonesia Open

Saina Nehwal vs PV Sindhu in the offing at Indonesia Open

Three-time champion Saina Nehwal is likely to clash with fellow Indian P V Sindhu in the women's singles second round of the USD 800,000 Indonesia Open Superseries Premier to be held at the Istora Gelora Bung Karno Stadium here next month.

May 24, 2015, 18:11 PM IST
Saina knocked out from Malaysia Open, loses No 1 ranking

Saina knocked out from Malaysia Open, loses No 1 ranking

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal will lose her world no. 1 ranking after her gallant fight against Olympic champion Li Xuerui in the semifinals ended in heartbreak at the USD 500,000 Malaysia Open Super Series Premier badminton tournament, here on Saturday.

Apr 04, 2015, 12:43 PM IST
Thanyakon Khrongpha outshines Ryder Cup headline acts in Thailand

Thanyakon Khrongpha outshines Ryder Cup headline acts in Thailand

Home favourite Thanyakon Khrongpha continued his strong form by upstaging the headline Ryder Cup acts to grab a share of the first round lead at the Asian Tour`s $1 million Thailand Golf Championship on Thursday.

Dec 11, 2014, 18:50 PM IST