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Kidambi Srikanth progresses at Japan Open, Sai Praneeth bows out

Kidambi Srikanth progresses at Japan Open, Sai Praneeth bows out

Srikanth defeated Houwei 21-15, 12-21, 21-11 in a match that lasted for 66 minutes to progress through to the next round.

Sep 20, 2017, 12:42 PM IST
BWF World Championships: Kidambi Srikanth enters singles quarter-final

BWF World Championships: Kidambi Srikanth enters singles quarter-final

Later in the day, India's medal hopes Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu – both in women's singles and Ajay Jayaram and B. Sai Praneeth – in men's singles – will play their respective pre-quarters.

Aug 24, 2017, 19:01 PM IST
Saina Nehwal, Sai Praneeth enter pre-quarters of World Badminton Championships

Saina Nehwal, Sai Praneeth enter pre-quarters of World Badminton Championships

Saina Nehwal, the 12th seed in the tournament, will now cross swords with either India`s Tanvi Lad or second-seed Sung Ji Hyun of Korea for a place in the quarter-finals. Sai Praneeth will now face off against Germany`s Marc Zwiebler or sixth-seed Chou Tien Chen of Chinese Taipei in the third round. 

Aug 23, 2017, 17:57 PM IST
Men make 2017 a summer of content for Indian badminton

Men make 2017 a summer of content for Indian badminton

Ever since the emergence of a certain Saina Nehwal, women's singles has dominated with the gutsy Haryana-born shuttler winning titles galore. And P V Sindhu's meteoric rise only added to the supremacy that the women shuttlers enjoyed.

Jul 02, 2017, 13:27 PM IST
Defending champion Saina Nehwal crashes out of Australian Open Super Series

Defending champion Saina Nehwal crashes out of Australian Open Super Series

In the all-Indian quarterfinal duel between Srikanth and B Sai Praneeth, it was the former who came out on top with a fighting 25-23 21-17 win over his countryman in a 43-minute clash.

Jun 23, 2017, 18:03 PM IST
Australian Open: Kidambi Srikanth stuns World No. 1 Son Wan Ho again, to meet B Sai Praneeth in quarters

Australian Open: Kidambi Srikanth stuns World No. 1 Son Wan Ho again, to meet B Sai Praneeth in quarters

Srikanth defeated No. 1 ranked South Korean second time in a matter of five days after his Indonesian Open men`s single event title victory.

Jun 22, 2017, 13:33 PM IST
Thailand Open: Sai Praneeth, Sourabh Verma cruise into third round

Thailand Open: Sai Praneeth, Sourabh Verma cruise into third round

Sourabh, seeded 12th, survived a challenge from compatriot Anand Pawar 21-17 20-22 21-14, while third seed Praneeth, who won the Singapore Open last month, defeated Malaysia's R Satheishtharan 21-15 21-13 in another match.

May 31, 2017, 18:15 PM IST
Confident Ajay Jayaram promises to give his best at World Championships, Sudirman Cup

Confident Ajay Jayaram promises to give his best at World Championships, Sudirman Cup

India have been clubbed with Denmark and Indonesia in the qualifying rounds of the Sudirman Cup scheduled to be held at the Gold Coast, Australia from May 21-28.

May 18, 2017, 16:38 PM IST
BWF ranking: PV Sindhu moves up to No. 3; Srikanth, Praneeth gain eight positions each

BWF ranking: PV Sindhu moves up to No. 3; Srikanth, Praneeth gain eight positions each

Sindhu, who had slipped to number five last week, earned two spots on the basis of making the quarterfinals of the recently-concluded Singapore Open Super Series.

Apr 20, 2017, 17:47 PM IST
Singapore Open champ Sai Praneeth has quality but he needs consistency: Pullela Gopichand

Singapore Open champ Sai Praneeth has quality but he needs consistency: Pullela Gopichand

Praneeth had clinched the Canada Open last year and reached the Syed Modi Grand prix Gold this year in January. However, he hurt his shoulder during the final.

Apr 17, 2017, 00:31 AM IST
Singapore Open: Kidambi Srikanth, Sai Praneeth make it to semis, PV Sindhu loses to Carolina Marin

Singapore Open: Kidambi Srikanth, Sai Praneeth make it to semis, PV Sindhu loses to Carolina Marin

Sindhu, who had dropped down to world number 5 due to her first round exit at the Malaysia Open last week, never looked the player who had outsmarted Marin not too long back in New Delhi.

Apr 15, 2017, 00:12 AM IST
Singapore Open Superseries: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth advance to quarter-finals

Singapore Open Superseries: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth advance to quarter-finals

The fifth seeded Sindhu lost the first game before staging a superb comeback to win 19-21, 21-17, 21-8 in a contest that lasted around one hour.

Apr 14, 2017, 00:28 AM IST
Syed Modi International: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth, Sameer Verma, Ashwini-Sikki in finals

Syed Modi International: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth, Sameer Verma, Ashwini-Sikki in finals

Sameer will be up against Indian ninth seed Sai Praneeth, who edged past third seed Kidambi Srikanth 15-21, 21-10, 21-17 in 59 minutes.

Jan 28, 2017, 23:09 PM IST
Six Indian men shuttlers enter second round at US Open

Six Indian men shuttlers enter second round at US Open

The only Indian to exit from the event was Harsheel Dani.

Jul 06, 2016, 20:47 PM IST
All England Championship: Sai Praneeth stuns Lee Chong Wei; Saina Nehwal reaches 3rd round

All England Championship: Sai Praneeth stuns Lee Chong Wei; Saina Nehwal reaches 3rd round

Praneeth punched way above his weight as he eked out a 24-22 22-20 win over three-time champion and second seed Lee Chong Wei in a men's singles match late last night.

Mar 10, 2016, 21:19 PM IST
All England Championship: Sai Praneeth stuns Lee Chong Wei; Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth reach 2nd round

All England Championship: Sai Praneeth stuns Lee Chong Wei; Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth reach 2nd round

Saina beats Michelle Li of Canada 21-17 21-12 to progress.

Mar 10, 2016, 15:36 PM IST
Bitburger Open: Jwala Gutta-Ashwini Ponnappa lose in 2nd round

Bitburger Open: Jwala Gutta-Ashwini Ponnappa lose in 2nd round

 Top Indian women's doubles shuttlers Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa received bye in the first round.

Oct 29, 2015, 21:32 PM IST
Attri-Reddy in finals of US Open; Praneeth, Jwala-Ashwini out

Attri-Reddy in finals of US Open; Praneeth, Jwala-Ashwini out

Indian men's doubles pair of Manu Attri and B Sumeeth Reddy reached the finals but it was curtains for B Sai Praneeth and women's doubles combo of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa at the US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament here.

Jun 21, 2015, 17:12 PM IST
Sai Praneeth in quarterfinals of US Open GP Gold

Sai Praneeth in quarterfinals of US Open GP Gold

Sai Praneeth sailed into the quarterfinals after a hard-earned victory while compatriots Ajay Jayaram and R M V Gurusaidutt lost their respective men's singles matches as Indians had a mixed day at the USD 120,000 US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament here.

Jun 19, 2015, 18:30 PM IST
Three Indian shuttlers in pre-quarters of US Open GP Gold

Three Indian shuttlers in pre-quarters of US Open GP Gold

Indian shuttlers Ajay Jayaram, R M V Gurusaidutt and Sai Praneeth entered the pre-quarterfinals of the men's singles event at the USD 120,000 US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament after victories over their respective opponents here.

Jun 18, 2015, 20:53 PM IST