Singapore Open

Indonesia Open: Kidambi Srikanth shocks world number 1 Son Wan Ho to enter Super Series Premier final

Indonesia Open: Kidambi Srikanth shocks world number 1 Son Wan Ho to enter Super Series Premier final

Srikanth, ranked 22nd, got the better of Korean shuttler in three games, 21-15,14-21, 24-22 in one hour and 12 minutes.

Jun 17, 2017, 16:49 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: B Sai Praneeth beats compatriot Kidambi Srikanth 17-21, 21-17, 21-12 to win maiden Superseries title

Singapore Open: B Sai Praneeth beats compatriot Kidambi Srikanth 17-21, 21-17, 21-12 to win maiden Superseries title

With this win, Praneeth has now extended his head-to-head record against Srikanth to 5-1

Apr 16, 2017, 14:24 PM IST
Singapore Open: It's Kidambi Srikanth vs Sai Praneeth in a dream all-India final

Singapore Open: It's Kidambi Srikanth vs Sai Praneeth in a dream all-India final

Going in tomorrow match, the higher ranked Srikanth will be deemed favourite, but Praneeth has a 4-1 head-to-head record against his more illustrious compatriot.

Apr 15, 2017, 17:48 PM IST
Singapore Open: B Sai Praneeth stuns Korea's Lee Dong-keun to enter maiden Super Series final

Singapore Open: B Sai Praneeth stuns Korea's Lee Dong-keun to enter maiden Super Series final

The 24-year-old from Hyderabad, who had clinched the Canada Open last year, came out with a well sorted strategy and executed it brilliantly to completely blow away his opponent in the opening game.

Apr 15, 2017, 15:53 PM 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: Kidambi Srikanth defeats Indonesia's Ihsan Maulana Mustofa, reaches quarter-finals

Singapore open: Kidambi Srikanth defeats Indonesia's Ihsan Maulana Mustofa, reaches quarter-finals

With the win, Srikanth has now set up a clash against fifth-seed Shi Yuqi of China for a place in the last four.

Apr 14, 2017, 14:02 PM IST
PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth enter second round of Singapore Open

PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth enter second round of Singapore Open

Srikanth will play Ihsan Maulana Mustofa of Indonesia in his next match.

Apr 13, 2017, 00:33 AM IST
Injury layoff set to end Parupalli Kashyap's 2016 Rio Olympic dream

Injury layoff set to end Parupalli Kashyap's 2016 Rio Olympic dream

This is a big blow for the promising shuttler.

Apr 05, 2016, 13:52 PM IST
Nobody has the right to ask what happens in my bedroom, says Sania Mirza

Nobody has the right to ask what happens in my bedroom, says Sania Mirza

Sania revealed she was asked about her family planning aspirations after Wimbledon this year.

Nov 27, 2015, 18:08 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

Santoso on course for Singapore double

Indonesia`s Simon Santoso stayed on course to win the first ever consecutive Singapore Open badminton titles as he cruised into the semi-finals on Friday.

Apr 10, 2015, 21:04 PM IST
Singapore Open: Parupalli Kashyap enters quarters, HS Prannoy stuns Jan O Jorgensen again

Singapore Open: Parupalli Kashyap enters quarters, HS Prannoy stuns Jan O Jorgensen again

Commonwealth Games champion Parupalli Kashyap advanced to the quarterfinals of Singapore Open but it was H S Prannoy, who hogged the limelight today with his straight-game demolition of world no. 2 Jan O Jorgensen in the men's singles competition here.

Apr 09, 2015, 20:01 PM IST
Saina knocked out from Malaysia Open, loses No 1 ranking

Saina knocked out from Malaysia Open, loses No 1 ranking

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal will lose her world no. 1 ranking after her gallant fight against Olympic champion Li Xuerui in the semifinals ended in heartbreak at the USD 500,000 Malaysia Open Super Series Premier badminton tournament, here on Saturday.

Apr 04, 2015, 12:43 PM IST
Danish badminton players allege match-fixing offer

Danish badminton players allege match-fixing offer

Badminton`s governing body has asked police to investigate claims by the world number nine and another Danish player that they were approached to throw matches.

Oct 15, 2014, 15:18 PM IST

Goal is to win a Major, it`s a step by step process: Lahiri

On a high after reaching World No. 65th, Anirban Lahiri is now determined to enter the top-50 list to earn a shot at the World Golf Championships and Majors but the top Indian golfer said it is a step by step process which will take a lot of harder.

May 09, 2014, 16:37 PM IST

Asian Tour chief says good times will return

Better times are around the corner for regional golf after a lull in fortunes left some players struggling to make a living, Asian Tour CEO Mike Kerr says.

May 07, 2014, 10:51 AM IST

Santoso shocks Lee to win Singapore Open

Unseeded Indonesian Simon Santoso pulled off a major shock when he thrashed badminton`s world number one Lee Chong Wei to win the Singapore Open for the first time on Sunday.

Apr 13, 2014, 20:57 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

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