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Kento Momota, Ratchanok Intanon emerge champions in India Open Superseries

Kento Momota, Ratchanok Intanon emerge champions in India Open Superseries

With the win, Ratchanok bettered her head-to-head record to 5-7 against world No.2 Xuerui.

Apr 03, 2016, 21:29 PM IST
BWF Super Series Finals: Japan's Kento Momota, Nozomi Okuhara  win singles titles

BWF Super Series Finals: Japan's Kento Momota, Nozomi Okuhara win singles titles

Momota beat Denmark's Viktor Axelsen 21-15, 21-12 in 36 minutes, Okuhara overcame Yihan Wang from China 22-20, 21-18 in an hour and three minutes.

Dec 13, 2015, 22:33 PM IST
Kidambi Srikanth loses to Viktor Axelsen in Dubai BWF Super Series Finals

Kidambi Srikanth loses to Viktor Axelsen in Dubai BWF Super Series Finals

Srikanth suffered second successive defeat in the BWF Super Series Finals. He lost to Kento Momota of Japan yesterday.

Dec 10, 2015, 21:09 PM IST
Jan O Jorgensen  to face Lee Chong Wei after Lin Dan upset at World Badminton Championship

Jan O Jorgensen to face Lee Chong Wei after Lin Dan upset at World Badminton Championship

Jan O. Jorgensen shattered Lin Dan`s dreams of a sixth world crown on Friday, defeating the Chinese badminton legend and booking a semi-final showdown against Malaysian superstar Lee Chong Wei in Jakarta.

Aug 14, 2015, 20:37 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
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

Champs out as shocks roll in Singapore

Japan`s Kento Momota thrashed Singapore Open title-holder Simon Santoso to reach his first badminton Superseries final on Saturday, as women`s champion Wang Yihan also crashed out.

Apr 11, 2015, 18:24 PM IST
Kashyap enters semifinals, injured Prannoy concedes match

Kashyap enters semifinals, injured Prannoy concedes match

Indian ace Parupalli Kashyap continued his impressive form, advancing to the semifinals of Singapore Open Super Series badminton tournament but young H S Prannoy was left ruing his luck as a foot injury saw him concede his quarterfinal match here.

Apr 10, 2015, 17:42 PM IST
Chinese superstars Chen Long, Lin Dan on collision course at Malaysia Open

Chinese superstars Chen Long, Lin Dan on collision course at Malaysia Open

World number one Chen Long cruised again on Friday while his legendary compatriot Lin Dan survived a scare, but the Chinese shuttlers stayed on a collision course for the final of the Malaysia Open.

Apr 03, 2015, 21:59 PM IST
Kidambi Srikanth leads Indian charge at Swiss Open

Kidambi Srikanth leads Indian charge at Swiss Open

Top Indian male shuttler Kidambi Srikanth will lead the Indian challenge at the USD 120,000 Swiss Grand Prix Gold badminton championship which gets underway here on Tuesday.

Mar 09, 2015, 20:41 PM IST
Lin Dan earns meeting with world champ Chen Long

Lin Dan earns meeting with world champ Chen Long

Olympic champion Lin Dan earned his most significant world tour showdown in two-and-a-half years with a third successive straight games victory to ensure a meeting with world champion Chen Long in the semi-finals of the All-England Open.

Mar 07, 2015, 10:35 AM IST

Japan ousts Thomas Cup defending champions China

The Japan`s men shuttlers created history here Friday when they ousted nine-time and defending champions China from the Thomas Cup badminton semi-final at the Siri Fort Sports Complex.

May 23, 2014, 18:36 PM IST

Trick-shot Lee romps into Singapore semis

World number one Lee Chong Wei turned on the style and even had time to attempt a trick shot as he sped into the Singapore Open semi-finals on Friday.

Apr 11, 2014, 19:43 PM IST

Saina, Sindhu face tough draw at All England

Leading Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu face tough draws in the prestigious $400,000 All England Open Badminton Championships that starts Tuesday at the National Indoor Arena here.

Mar 03, 2014, 16:21 PM IST

Indians lose on second day of China Open

Indian shuttlers endured a disappointing day at the China Open Super Series Premier with star player Saina Nehwal going down in the women`s singles second round while Parupalli Kashyap crashed out of the men`s singles competition.

Nov 14, 2013, 21:32 PM IST