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Biopic on ace badminton champ Pullela Gopichand announced

Biopic on ace badminton champ Pullela Gopichand announced

Bollywood seems to have developed a strong inclination towards sports biopics. After the huge success of Chak De India, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Mary Kom and Dangal, now a biopic based on the life of ace badminton champ and coach Pullela Gopichand has been announced. 

Nov 16, 2017, 13:10 PM IST
Jwala Gutta, Ashwini Ponnappa getting all the support, says Pullela Gopichand

Jwala Gutta, Ashwini Ponnappa getting all the support, says Pullela Gopichand

India's chief badminton coach Pullela Gopichand on Wednesday rubbished all the allegations levelled against him by Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa, and insisted that the Indian women's doubles pair are getting all the support from BAI, SAI and the government.

Jul 08, 2015, 17:28 PM IST
Asian Games: Not cool - China accuse South Korea over AC

Asian Games: Not cool - China accuse South Korea over AC

China`s badminton head coach Li Yongbo has accused hosts South Korea of deliberately manipulating the air conditioning during their men`s team final at the Asian Games.

Sep 26, 2014, 14:07 PM IST
Focused on training Asiad medal contenders: Pullela Gopichand

Focused on training Asiad medal contenders: Pullela Gopichand

Seemingly undeterred by Saina Nehwal's decision to part ways, Chief National badminton Coach Pullela Gopichand says his priority now is the upcoming Asian Games and he is focussed on training India's medal contenders for the prestigious multi-sport event.

Sep 03, 2014, 15:34 PM IST

Jugal Hansraj returns to acting

Actor-filmmaker Jugal Hansraj is gearing up for another stint before the camera after a long time for a TV show `Yeh Hai Aashiqui`, where he will be playing a badminton coach.

Oct 17, 2013, 15:16 PM IST

Coaching course will improve quality of Indian coaches: Pullela Gopichand

Chief badminton coach Pullela Gopichand believes the Intermediate Level Coach Education Programme, which will be held from March 23-30 at the Gopichand academy here, will improve the quality of Indian coaches and lead to a greater talent pool across the country.

Feb 26, 2013, 17:08 PM IST