Wang Yihan ends Saina Nehwal's run at Asian Badminton Championship

Wang Yihan ends Saina Nehwal's run at Asian Badminton Championship

Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal's solid run at the Asian badminton Championship ended on Saturday.

Asia Badminton Championship: Saina Nehwal enters semis, plays Wang Yihan of China

Asia Badminton Championship: Saina Nehwal enters semis, plays Wang Yihan of China

Saina has a 9-4 career head-to-head lead over her semi-final opponent.

2016 Malaysia Open Superseries: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu enter quarterfinals with contrasting victories

2016 Malaysia Open Superseries: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu enter quarterfinals with contrasting victories

World No. 1 Carolina Marin, Chinese duo of Wang Shixian and Wang Yihan also reached the last eight.

Swiss Open: Saina Nehwal reaches last four after registering win against Sayaka Sato

Swiss Open: Saina Nehwal reaches last four after registering win against Sayaka Sato

Two-time champion, Saina took another step towards the Swiss Open crown after ekeing out a 13-21 21-15 21-14 win.

Saina Nehwal advised two-week rest

Saina Nehwal advised two-week rest

Saina recently missed Hong Kong Super Series due to the injury.

China Open: Saina Nehwal beats Wang Yihan to enter final

China Open: Saina Nehwal beats Wang Yihan to enter final

Saina beat former World Champion and old foe Yihan Wang of China 21-13, 21-18 in 41 minutes.

Denmark Open: PV Sindhu stuns Wang Yihan, sails into semi-finals

Denmark Open: PV Sindhu stuns Wang Yihan, sails into semi-finals

Two-time bronze medallist at World Championship, P V Sindhu continued her rampaging run at the Denmark Open by advancing to the semi-finals after defeating former World No.1 Chinese Wang Yihan in straight games at the USD 650,000 Super Series Premier event here.

Saina Nehwal aims to excel in all Super Series in run up to Rio Olympics

Saina Nehwal aims to excel in all Super Series in run up to Rio Olympics

World Championship silver medallist shuttler Saina Nehwal is aiming to remain injury free and excel in all the Super Series tournaments in the run up to next year's Rio Olympics.

2015 World Badminton Championship final: Saina Nehwal vs Carolina Marin - Preview

2015 World Badminton Championship final: Saina Nehwal vs Carolina Marin - Preview

Saina Nehwal takes on Carolina Marin on Sunday in the 2015 World Badminton Championship women's singles final in Jakarta.

World Badminton Championships semi-final: Saina Nehwal vs Lindaweni Fanetri - As it happened...

A brilliant Saina Nehwal beats unseeded Indonesian Lindaweni Fanetri​ in straight sets 21-17, 21-17 to enter her maiden World Badminton Championships final on Saturday.

Sports icons laud Saina Nehwal for reaching maiden world badminton semis

Sports icons laud Saina Nehwal for reaching maiden world badminton semis

Sports icons on Friday took to Twitter to congratulate ace shuttler Saina Nehwal for reaching the singles semi-finals at the badminton world championships on Friday.

World Badminton Championship: I played with lot of patience and it showed, says Saina Nehwal

World Badminton Championship: I played with lot of patience and it showed, says Saina Nehwal

Assured of at least a bronze at the World Badminton Championship, ace shuttler Saina Nehwal today described her quarterfinal win as "special" and said patience was the key to her success, here on Friday.

World Badminton Championship: Saina Nehwal beats nemesis Wang Yihan to enter maiden semis, assured of bronze medal

World Badminton Championship: Saina Nehwal beats nemesis Wang Yihan to enter maiden semis, assured of bronze medal

Indian ace Saina Nehwal on Friday entered maiden World Badminton Championship semi-final after beating her Chinese nemesis Wang Yihan in three gruelling sets in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Saina Nehwal is tougher than her World Championship rivals: Vimal Kumar

Saina Nehwal is tougher than her World Championship rivals: Vimal Kumar

Saina Nehwal might be still recovering from a shoulder pain but coach Vimal Kumar is confident of her performance at the World Championships as he feels the Indian ace is "mentally tougher" than other girls who are "unpredictable".

Saina Nehwal begins title defence at Australia Open

Saina Nehwal begins title defence at Australia Open

She might be in red-hot form but defending champion Saina Nehwal will look to keep her guard up when she begins her campaign at the USD 750,000 Australian Open badminton tournament, which gets underway with the qualifiers, here on Tuesday.

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.

Saina Nehwal has achieved three great things this year: Uday Pawar

Saina Nehwal has achieved three great things this year: Uday Pawar

India's ace shuttler Saina Nehwal had achieved three memorable feats this year enroute to her gaining the coveted and unprecedented World No.1 status on Saturday, said former international Uday Pawar.

Saina Nehwal beats Wang Yihan to enter All England semis

Saina Nehwal beats Wang Yihan to enter All England semis

Indian ace Saina Nehwal sailed into the All England Championships semifinal after beating her Chinese nemesis Wang Yihan for the first time in more than two years here.

All England Championships: Saina Nehwal sets up quarter-final with Wang Yihan

All England Championships: Saina Nehwal sets up quarter-final with Wang Yihan

Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal saw the singles draw open up for her on Thursday but the Indian must first overturn a Chinese hoodoo in the quarter-finals of the All-England Championships.

Biopic on me should promote badminton: Saina Nehwal

Biopic on me should promote badminton: Saina Nehwal

Ace shuttler and Olympic Bronze medallist Saina Nehwal on Tuesday said that she won't mind a biopic made on her life and wants it to highlight the sport of badminton rather than focus on her.