Saina Nehwal reaches World No. 3, PV Sindhu back in top 10
Saina Nehwal reaches World No. 3, PV Sindhu back in top 10

Ace Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu rose to the third and ninth spots respectively but K Srikanth slipped to world number five in the latest BWF rankings issued on Thursday.

Indian badminton makes unprecedented leap in 2014
Indian badminton makes unprecedented leap in 2014

It turned out to be a watershed year for Indian badminton as the home shuttlers clinched no less than eight individual titles and also broke new grounds in team championships, making India a dominant force at the international stage.

H S Prannoy​, Ruthvika win Tata Open badminton titles
H S Prannoy​, Ruthvika win Tata Open badminton titles

Top seed H S Prannoy and unseeded junior shuttler Ruthvika Shivani Gadde clinched the men's and women's singles titles respectively in the USD 25,000 Tata Open India International Challenge badminton tournament, here on Sunday.

Top seed HS Prannoy enters quarters at badminton tournament
Top seed HS Prannoy enters quarters at badminton tournament

Top seed H S Prannoy entered the men's singles quarter-finals, but women's second seed Tanvi Lad was knocked out of the USD 15,000 Tata Open India International Challenge Badminton tournament, here on Thursday.

Kidambi Srikanth achieves career-best ranking of 10th
Kidambi Srikanth achieves career-best ranking of 10th

Owing to his recent title victory at the China Open in Fuzhou, Kidambi Srikanth climbed up six places to achieve a career-best 10th in the men's singles category of the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings released Thursday.

Parupalli Kashyap upsets world no. 4 to enter 2nd round of French Open
Parupalli Kashyap upsets world no. 4 to enter 2nd round of French Open

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Parupalli Kashyap on Wednesday stunned world No. 4 Kenichi Tago of Japan by posting a straight-game victory in the first round of the men's singles event at the French Open Super Series here.

Saina Nehwal seeded 5th, PV Sindhu 8th in French Open Super Series
Saina Nehwal seeded 5th, PV Sindhu 8th in French Open Super Series

Ace Indian female shuttler Saina Nehwal has been seeded fifth, while her compatriot P V Sindhu is seeded eighth at the French Open Super Series to be held in Paris from October 21 to 26.

Fear of losing is gone, says H S Prannoy
Fear of losing is gone, says H S Prannoy

 Indian shuttler H S Prannoy says the success of winning the Indonesian Masters Grand Prix Gold has erased his fears of defeat and fuelled a dream of working harder than ever to qualify for 2016 Rio Olympics.

Indonesian Masters title is special: H S Prannoy

Young Indian shuttler H S Prannoy is relieved to have ended his title drought with victory at Indonesian Masters.

H S Prannoy wins Indonesian Masters

Young Indian shuttler H S Prannoy clinched the maiden title of his career after winning the USD 1,25,000 Indonesian Masters Grand Prix Gold, following his straight-game victory over local favourite Firman Abdul Kholik in the finals here today.

Prannoy enters second successive final at Indonesian Masters
Prannoy enters second successive final at Indonesian Masters

Young Indian shuttler H S Prannoy entered his second successive final after beating Malaysia's Daren Liew in the men's singles event at the USD 1,25,000 Indonesian Masters Grand Prix Gold here today on Saturday.

Prannoy reaches semifinals of Indonesian Masters
Prannoy reaches semifinals of Indonesian Masters

Indian shuttler H S Prannoy reached the semifinals but it was curtains for compatriot B Sai Praneeth in the men's singles competition of the USD 12,500 Indonesian Masters Grand Prix Gold here on Friday.

Four Indians reach prequarters of Indonesian Masters
Four Indians reach prequarters of Indonesian Masters

Four Indian shuttlers, Ajay Jayaram, B Sai Praneeth, H S Prannoy and Anand Pawar advanced to the prequarterfinals of the USD 12,500 Indonesian Masters Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament in the men's singles competition, here Thursday.

Prannoy wins, Jayaram loses in Vietnam Open
Prannoy wins, Jayaram loses in Vietnam Open

Young shuttler H S Prannoy reached the quarterfinals of the Yonex Sunrise Vietnam Grand Prix Open after beating Malaysia's Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin but it was curtains for Ajay Jayaram in the men's singles competition at Hochiminh City in Vietnam Thursday.

Prannoy, Thulasi win in Sri Lanka Open

India had a good day in office at Sri Lanka Open with young shuttlers H S Prannoy and P C Thulasi reaching the quarterfinals and semifinals respectively in the men`s and women`s singles event of the International Badminton Challenge in Colombo today.

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.

Saina Nehwal crashes out in first round of Singapore Open

India`s ace shuttler Saina Nehwal`s poor form in the international arena continued as she crashed out of the USD 300,000 Singapore Super Series after losing to Eriko Hirose of Japan in a hard-fought three-game battle in her opening round women`s singles match here today.

Praneeth, Prannoy, Thulasi reach 2nd round of Singapore Open

Indian shuttlers B Sai Praneeth, H S Prannoy and P C Thulasi advanced to the second round of the USD 300,000 Singapore Super Series after registering contrasting victories on the opening day of the main draw here on Wednesday.

Pawar, Bhat enter third round of German Open

Indian shuttlers Anand Pawar and Arvind Bhat entered the third round of the men`s singles of the USD 120,000 German Open Grand Prix Gold after registering contrasting victories, here on Wednesday.

Sourabh Varma overcomes Prannoy to win Tata Open crown

Fourth seed Sourabh Varma overwhelmed third seed H S Prannoy in a one-sided final to clinch the men`s singles title in the USD 15,000 Tata Open India International Challenge badminton tournament on Sunday.