Asian Games: Saina, Sindhu sail into second round of badminton
Asian Games: Saina, Sindhu sail into second round of badminton

India made a resounding start in the individual badminton event of the 17th Asian Games with ace shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu sailing into the second round of women's singles competition here Wednesday.

Trial of proposed badminton scoring system wrong, says Olympian
Trial of proposed badminton scoring system wrong, says Olympian

The Badminton World Federation should have taken more time to trial their proposed scoring changes and given top shuttlers a better chance to experience it, Japan coach Park Joo-bong said.

CWG: India in semis despite Sindhu`s defeat

Indian shuttlers made light of their leading woman player Pusarla Venkata Sindhu`s shock defeat by overpowering Canada 3-1 to enter the semi-finals of the mixed team championship in the Commonwealth Games here.

Sindhu, Kashyap win; qualifier Shriyanshi stuns Trupti

Top shuttlers PV Sindhu and Parupalli Kashyap cruised to the next round but it was qualifier Shriyanshi Pardeshi of Air India who hogged the limelight after stunning former women national champion Trupti Murgunde in straight games at the 78th ATS Senior National Badminton Championship here Friday.

Two challenges for shuttlers in line-call review

Badminton players will be able to challenge referee decisions for line-calls twice in the latest amendment made by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) earlier this month.

Top shuttlers withdraw from India Open

World No.4 Sony Dwi Kuncoro of Indonesia has withdrawn from India Open Super Series badminton men`s event beginning here on Tuesday and two top 20 players from the women`s singles event.

Chong Wei aims to reclaim India Open badminton

World No.1 shuttler Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia is aiming to reclaim his title at the forthcoming India Open which he won in 2011.

Gurusaidutt enters 3rd round; Jayaram, Sarada lose

Shuttler R M V Gurusaidutt was the lone bright spot in an otherwise disappointing day for the Indians at the Australian Open Grand Prix Gold on Wednesday.

Shuttlers Jayaram, Gurusaidutt advance in Australian Open

Indian shuttlers Ajay Jayaram, R.M.V. Gurusaidutt and Anand Pawar Tuesday made their way through to the second round of the men`s singles at the Australian Open Grand Prix Gold being held at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Badminton tournament opens in Vietnam

As many as 269 badminton players from 14 countries and regions gathered on Tuesday in Vietnam`s capital Hanoi to compete at the Ciputra Hanoi Vietnam Challenge 2013.