Saina Nehwal

PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy advance at Hong Kong Open

PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy advance at Hong Kong Open

Nehwal will face Chen Yufei of China while Sindhu will face Aya Ohori of Japan.

Nov 22, 2017, 21:39 PM IST
Badminton: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy advance at Hong Kong Open

Badminton: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy advance at Hong Kong Open

Indian shuttlers PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy advanced to the second round while Parupalli Kashyap and the women`s doubles pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy fell in the opening round of the Hong Kong Open Superseries on Wednesday.

Nov 22, 2017, 16:36 PM IST
Saina Nehwal enters Round 2 in Hong Kong; Parupalli Kashyap, Sourabh Verma bow out

Saina Nehwal enters Round 2 in Hong Kong; Parupalli Kashyap, Sourabh Verma bow out

Saina Nehwal entered the second round but Parupalli Kashyap and Sourabh Verma failed to cross the opening hurdle at the USD 400,000 Hong Kong Super Series, here on Wednesday.

Nov 22, 2017, 11:06 AM IST
PV Sindhu spearheads India's campaign at Hong Kong Open

PV Sindhu spearheads India's campaign at Hong Kong Open

Kashyap will face Chinese Taipei's Kan Chao Yu in the qualifier, while Sourabh Verma will fight it out with Indonesia's Tommy Sugiarto.

Nov 20, 2017, 16:58 PM IST
China Open: PV Sindhu keeps Indian hopes alive

China Open: PV Sindhu keeps Indian hopes alive

In the next round, Sindhu will take on another Chinese Fangjie Gao, who defeated South Korean Jang Mi Lee in straight games 21-16, 21-15.

Nov 16, 2017, 17:39 PM IST
National champions Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy crash out of China Open

National champions Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy crash out of China Open

PV Sindhu is the lone Indian left in the tournament. 

Nov 16, 2017, 13:08 PM IST
China Open: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy sail through; Sourabh Verma crashes out

China Open: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy sail through; Sourabh Verma crashes out

The men's doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty also failed to cross the opening hurdle, losing to Chinese pair of Cheng Liu and Nan Zhang 13-21 13-21.

Nov 15, 2017, 17:19 PM IST
Badminton National Championship: Saina Nehwal to face PV Sindhu in women's final

Badminton National Championship: Saina Nehwal to face PV Sindhu in women's final

In the men's singles, it will be a clash between World No 2 Kidambi Srikanth and giant-killer H S Prannoy in a repeat of their semifinal battle at the French Open Super Series a little over a week ago.

Nov 07, 2017, 21:15 PM IST
PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal enter semi-finals of Badminton Nationals

PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal enter semi-finals of Badminton Nationals

In the women's singles quarter-finals, London Games bronze medallist Saina thrashed Aakarshi Kashyap 21-17 21-10.

Nov 06, 2017, 23:41 PM IST
Badminton sensation Srikanth Kidambi achieves career-best World No. 2 ranking

Badminton sensation Srikanth Kidambi achieves career-best World No. 2 ranking

Since his last-eight loss in the Glasgow World Championships in August to the then World No.1 Son Wan Ho of South Korea, in Srikanth has lost just once in the next 13 matches.

Nov 02, 2017, 18:52 PM IST
PV Sindhu vs Yamaguchi Akane, French Open semifinal: Live Streaming, TV Listing, Date, Time, Venue

PV Sindhu vs Yamaguchi Akane, French Open semifinal: Live Streaming, TV Listing, Date, Time, Venue

The world number five from Japan had defeated India's Saina Nehwal earlier in the tournament, in the second round.

Oct 28, 2017, 18:03 PM IST
French Open Super Series: PV Sindhu beats China's Chen Yufei to reach semi-finals

French Open Super Series: PV Sindhu beats China's Chen Yufei to reach semi-finals

It also served as a sweet revenge for the 22-year-old Indian girl, who lost to Yufei in straight games of the French Open first round match earlier this month.

Oct 27, 2017, 22:02 PM IST
French Open Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu storm into quarters

French Open Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu storm into quarters

Former World No 1 Saina, however, failed to get across Japan's World No 5 Akane Yamaguchi, losing 9-21 21-23 in a 39 -minute clash second round clash. This is her second loss to the fifth-seeded Japanese in two weeks. Saina had lost to Yamaguchi in the quarterfinals at Odense.

Oct 27, 2017, 00:07 AM IST
Saina Nehwal loses to Akane Yamaguchi again, crashes out of French Open Super Series

Saina Nehwal loses to Akane Yamaguchi again, crashes out of French Open Super Series

Earlier today, Ashwini Ponnappa and N. Sikki Reddy also lost their doubles match to top seeds Misaki Matsutomo and

Oct 26, 2017, 22:13 PM IST
All eyes on Kidambi Srikanth as he starts campaign at French Open

All eyes on Kidambi Srikanth as he starts campaign at French Open

Parupalli Kashyap, who failed to make the main draw last week, will face Fabian Roth in the qualifying round tomorrow.

Oct 23, 2017, 20:07 PM IST
Too optimistic to call India dominant force in badminton: Gopichand

Too optimistic to call India dominant force in badminton: Gopichand

"We as a system are not ready for that sort of a thing. Unfortunately, there are not many people who understand world level sport. There is immense potential but I think a lot still needs to be done," he said.

Oct 23, 2017, 14:12 PM IST
Denmark Open: Kidambi Srikanth keeps Indian flame burning; Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy out

Denmark Open: Kidambi Srikanth keeps Indian flame burning; Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy out

He will take on the winner of the match between world number five Tien Chen Chou of Taiwan and Wing Ki Vincent Wong of Hong Kong.

Oct 21, 2017, 00:46 AM IST
Saina Nehwal wins, PV Sindhu loses in Denmark Open

Saina Nehwal wins, PV Sindhu loses in Denmark Open

Glasgow World Championship bronze medallist, Saina defeated two-time World champion Marin 22-20 21-18 in a hard- fought battle to avenge her Japan Open second-round loss to the Spaniard.

Oct 19, 2017, 09:15 AM IST
Victor Axelsen, Tai Tzu Ying, PV Sindhu, Carolina Marin star attraction at PBL auction

Victor Axelsen, Tai Tzu Ying, PV Sindhu, Carolina Marin star attraction at PBL auction

Rio Olympic champion Carolina Marin of Spain and India's World No. 2 P V Sindhu, World Championship bronze medallist, Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth are expected to be the top draws during the auction, which allows each franchise to spend Rs 2.12 crore on their team.

Oct 08, 2017, 18:27 PM IST
Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu crash out of Japan Open

Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu crash out of Japan Open

Both Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu lost in Round 2 of Japan Open in high-voltage clashes.

Sep 21, 2017, 15:39 PM IST