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.

Chinese shuttlers assured of two French Open titles
Chinese shuttlers assured of two French Open titles

Chinese shuttlers are assured of winning both women's singles and doubles titles ahead of Sunday's finals at the $275,000 French Open Super Series badminton tournament.

Chinese shuttlers sweep golds at Denmark Open
Chinese shuttlers sweep golds at Denmark Open

 

Odense (Denmark): Chinese shuttlers Chen Long and Li Xuerui won the men's and women's singles titles as their country swept all the gold medals at the $600,000 Denmark Open Super Series Premier at the Odense Sports Park here.

Asian Games: Chinese number one crashes in badminton final
Asian Games: Chinese number one crashes in badminton final

China's Wang Yihan fought back from a game down to condemn badminton world number one teammate Li Xuerui to another shock defeat in the women's singles final at the Asian Games on Sunday.

Asian Games: China fight past South Korea for women's team badminton gold
Asian Games: China fight past South Korea for women's team badminton gold

China beat South Korea to take women`s team badminton gold at the Asian Games Monday after a fierce battle which saw Korea`s top seed break down in tears at her defeat.

World class shuttlers set to light up Incheon Asian Games
World class shuttlers set to light up Incheon Asian Games

A quick look at the world rankings offers proof that the region`s players remain the dominant force in badminton today with the Asian Games tournament set to be one of the most keenly contested and highest class events at the Incheon gathering.

Spain`s Carolina Marin stuns Li Xuerui to win women`s badminton singles title
Spain`s Carolina Marin stuns Li Xuerui to win women`s badminton singles title

Spain`s Carolina Marin pulled off a monumental upset as she beat Chinese world number one Li Xuerui to win the women`s singles title at the Badminton World Championships in Copenhagen on Sunday.

Badminton: Lee into third world final, Li seals return trip

Malaysian world number one Lee Chong Wei secured a third straight men`s singles finals appearance at the badminton world championships on Saturday while women`s top seed Li Xuerui of China also advanced to the title match.

Lee Chong Wei into third world final, Li Xuerui seals return trip
Lee Chong Wei into third world final, Li Xuerui seals return trip

Malaysian world number one Lee Chong Wei secured a third straight men`s singles finals appearance at the badminton world championships on Saturday while women`s top seed Li Xuerui of China also advanced to the title match.

Saina Nehwal crashes out of World Badminton Championships
Saina Nehwal crashes out of World Badminton Championships

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Copenhagen: India's star shuttler Saina Nehwal crashed out of the World Badminton Championships losing to her familiar foe, Chinese Li Xuerui in the quarter-final.

Saina moves a place up to 7th, Sindhu out of top 10

Following her Australian Open Super Series triumph, ace India shuttler Saina Nehwal today moved up a place to be in seventh position in the latest world rankings while P V Sindhu dropped out of the top 10 after a none-too-impressive outing in the same tournament.

China shuttles to Indonesia Open semis

Shuttling powerhouse China dominated the Indonesia Open quarterfinals Friday, with four doubles teams and three singles pushing through to the semis.

Saina sails into quarters of Indonesia Open Super Series

Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal cruised into the women`s singles quarterfinals of the USD 750,000 Indonesia Open Super Series even as India`s challenge ended in the women`s doubles event with the ouster of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa, here on Thursday.

Lee Chong Wei, Li Xuerui capture annual BWF awards

World No.1 men`s singles player, Lee Chong Wei won the Badminton World Federation`s (BWF) 2013 Male Player of the Year award. He has also won the award in 2009, 2010 and 2011.

China defend crown, win 13th Uber Cup title

World number one Li Xuerui and All England champion Shixian Wang led badminton powerhouse China to their 13th Uber cup title as they defeated five-time champions Japan 3-1 in the finals of the prestigious tournament here on Saturday.

Men`s team loss gave us extra motivation: Shixian

All England champion Shixian Wang of China today said the shocking loss of their men`s team in the Thomas Cup semi-finals had spurred them to do well as they clinched their 13th title at the Uber Cup here on Saturday.

Saina hopes to win a title in June

A series of consistent performance against top players in the Uber Cup has boosted her confidence and Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal is now hoping to win a Super Series title next month.

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.

Shixian prevails in battle of Wangs

Reigning All-England champion shuttler Shixian Wang ousted fellow Chinese and former World Champion Yihan Wang to enter the women`s singles final of the $250,000 India Open Super Series here Saturday.

Saina and Sindhu are strong opponents: Li Xuerui

Olympic champion Li Xuerui on thursday lauded Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu and called them "strong opponents" against whom they can never afford to give an inch.