P.V. Sindhu

Despite sporting glory, Indian women struggle to rise

Women saved the day for India at Rio, and their growing presence was reflected in the 54 female Indian athletes at an Olympiad.

Aug 25, 2016, 13:19 PM IST
Rio Olympics 2016: P.V. Sindhu beats Laura Sarosi in straight games

Rio Olympics 2016: P.V. Sindhu beats Laura Sarosi in straight games

The World No. 10 took just 27 minutes to wrap up the match against the No. 64.

Aug 11, 2016, 20:39 PM IST
Shuttler Parupalli Kashyap drops to No.13 in BWF rankings

Shuttler Parupalli Kashyap drops to No.13 in BWF rankings

Indian shuttler Parupalli Kashyap dropped a place to be positioned No.13 in the men's singles rankings released by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) on Thursday.

Mar 19, 2015, 16:17 PM IST
Sindhu in Macau Open final, Prannoy ousted

Sindhu in Macau Open final, Prannoy ousted

Indian woman shuttler P.V. Sindhu is one win away from defending her $120,000 Macau Open Grand Prix Gold singles title while youngster H.S. Prannoy faltered in the men's semi-final at the Tap Seac Multisport Pavilion here Saturday.

Nov 29, 2014, 16:21 PM IST
Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu enter Denmark Open quarters

Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu enter Denmark Open quarters

Leading Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu earned straight-game wins to advance to the women's singles quarter-finals of the $600,000 Denmark Open Super Series Premier here Thursday.

Oct 17, 2014, 10:13 AM IST
Indian medallists at Incheon Asian Games

Indian medallists at Incheon Asian Games

Following are the Indian medallists at the end of Day 5 of competitions at the 17th Asian Games here Wednesday:

Sep 25, 2014, 09:09 AM IST

Hopes high from Indian shuttlers at Commonwealth Games

With defending champion Saina Nehwal skipping the 20th Commonwealth Games, India will be pinning their hopes on P.V. Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap and the pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa to repeat their success in badminton that they achieved four years ago at home.

Jul 21, 2014, 18:41 PM IST

Saina, Sindhu likely to miss Japan Open

The tough and energy sapping Uber Cup campaign will probably force Indian badminton sensations Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu to miss the $250,000 Japan Open Super Series to be held in Tokyo from June 10-15.

May 24, 2014, 17:51 PM IST

Sindhu, Gurusaidutt progress to Asian Championships quarters

P.V. Sindhu and R.M.V. Gurusaidutt Thursday led India`s charge into the singles quarter-finals of the Badminton Asia Championships being held at the Gimcheon Indoor Stadium here.

Apr 24, 2014, 15:09 PM IST

Srikanth, Kashyap slide in badminton rankings

India`s leading men`s singles shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and Parupalli Kashyap dropped a place each in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings released Thursday.

Apr 24, 2014, 15:05 PM IST

Shuttler Srikanth rises to World No.16

Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth made a remarkable leap of nine places in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) men`s singles rankings released Thursday.

Apr 18, 2014, 10:36 AM IST

Sindhu advances, Saina out of Singapore Open

While eighth seed P.V. Sindhu advanced to the women`s singles second round, compatriot Saina Nehwal yet again failed to perform to expected standards as the seventh seed suffered a first round loss at the $300,000 Singapore Open Super Series here Wednesday.

Apr 10, 2014, 16:43 PM IST

Sindhu ousted by Shixian in India Open

Indian favourite P.V. Sindhu was ousted by China’s Shixian Wang in the women’s singles first round of the India Open Super Series badminton here Wednesday.

Apr 02, 2014, 20:49 PM IST

Top shuttlers could miss part of Indian Badminton League

Top shuttlers including Lee Chong Wei, Saina Nehwal or P.V. Sindhu could miss part of the Indian Badminton League (IBL) which is coinciding with the $600,000 Denmark Open Super Series Premier to be held in Odense.

Apr 02, 2014, 20:47 PM IST

Home shuttlers face tough draws at India Open - Preview

A large Indian contingent led by top shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu will be vying for honours in the toughest India Open Super Series yet, which commences at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Tuesday.

Mar 31, 2014, 17:55 PM IST

Shuttler Kashyap rises to World No 24

India`s Parupalli Kashyap arrested his slide in the latest Badminton World Federation rankings released Thursday, by rising a place to No.24 in men`s singles.

Mar 21, 2014, 18:22 PM IST

Shuttler Kashyap knocked out of Swiss Open GP

Third seeded shuttler Parupalli Kashyap was knocked out of the $125,000 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold after losing his men`s singles semifinal at St. Jakobshalle here Saturday.

Mar 15, 2014, 21:13 PM IST

Saina drops to World No.8

The quarterfinal exit at the All England Open Badminton Championships last week has led India`s leading shuttler Saina Nehwal dropping a place to No.8 in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) women`s singles rankings released Thursday.

Mar 14, 2014, 09:16 AM IST

Saina, Sindhu, Kashyap in Swiss Open quarters

Top Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal, P.V. Sindhu and Parupalli Kashyap had contrasting victories to progress to the quarterfinals of the $125,000 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold at St. Jakobshalle here Thursday.

Mar 14, 2014, 08:56 AM 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