Capable players should get government scheme: Saina Nehwal
Capable players should get government scheme: Saina Nehwal

Thanking the government for lending a helping hand to the country's top sportspersons, India's champion shuttler Saina Nehwal hopes the establishment will now put its weight behind upcoming talents striving to make a mark globally.

Chen Long survives Jan Jorgensen challenge to win All England title
Chen Long survives Jan Jorgensen challenge to win All England title

World number one Chen Long hopes to emulate his legendary compatriot Lin Dan after regaining an All-England Open men`s singles title which some doubted he could capture a second time.

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.

Saina Nehwal eases into All England quarters
Saina Nehwal eases into All England quarters

Third seed Saina Nehwal eased into the women's singles badminton quarterfinals at the All England Championships with a convincing win over South Korean qualifier Kim Hyo Min, here on Thursday.

Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy win at All England C'ship
Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy win at All England C'ship

Seasoned Indian ace Saina Nehwal and the fast-rising H S Prannoy notched up contrasting wins in the women's and men's singles competition respectively to reach the All England badminton championships' second round at Barclaycard Arena here.

I have nothing to prove: Jwala Gutta

On a sabbatical for the past seven months, India`s star doubles shuttler Jwala Gutta concedes she has chosen a difficult comeback stage in the All England Championships but insists she has nothing to prove during the Premier Super Series event starting March 5 in Birmingham.

Gade fury after late-night All England exit

Former world number one Peter Gade launched a furious attack on world badminton chiefs after making a first round exit at the All England championships in the early hours today.

Saina advances to Rd2 of All England Championships

Saina Nehwal reached the second round of the All England Badminton Championships.

Saina advances to Rd2 of All England Championships

Saina Nehwal reached the second round of the All England Badminton Championships.

Second seed Hidayat falls at first hurdle

Second seed Taufik Hidayat, Olympic gold medallist in 2004 and world champion the following year, took a first-round tumble at the All England championships in Birmingham on Wednesday.

Second seed Hidayat falls at first hurdle

Second seed Taufik Hidayat, Olympic gold medallist in 2004 and world champion the following year, took a first-round tumble at the All England championships in Birmingham on Wednesday.

Badminton players unite behind new charity

Room 101 in a hotel in central Birmingham on an overcast morning and a new and possibly unique venture is launched.

Badminton players unite behind new charity

Room 101 in a hotel in central Birmingham on an overcast morning and a new and possibly unique venture is launched.

Dane Rasmussen back from brink to beat world champion

Dane Tine Rasmussen saved three match points before rallying to beat world champion Lu Lan 16-21 23-21 21-11 in a thrilling women`s singles quarter-final at the All England championships.

Dane Rasmussen back from brink to beat world champion

Dane Tine Rasmussen saved three match points before rallying to beat world champion Lu Lan 16-21 23-21 21-11 in a thrilling women`s singles quarter-final at the All England championships.

Badminton: Top duo march on, scare for world champion

World number one Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia and arch-rival Lin Dan of China bustled into the quarter-finals of the All England championships.

Badminton: Top duo march on, scare for world champion

World number one Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia and arch-rival Lin Dan of China bustled into the quarter-finals of the All England championships.