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I want more Indians to challenge China: Saina

Saina Nehwal is hoping that her London Olympics bronze medal will inspire at least half a dozen more to join her at the top level

Olympics 2012 badminton: Saina Nehwal vs Wang Yihan - As it happened

Wang Yihan of China beat Saina Nehwal 21-13, 21-13 in the semifinals.

London 2012 badminton: Next up for Saina Nehwal – World No 1 Wang Yihan

Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal moved a step closer to realising the Olympic dream of winning the first medal in badminton for the country after reaching the semifinals of the women’s singles at the London Olympics 2012 on Thursday.

London Olympics badminton: Disqualified Chinese player Yu quits

One of the star Chinese badminton players disqualified from the London Olympics 2012 for throwing a match has announced she is quitting the sport.

London Olympics badminton: Gutta-Ponnappa will not replace one of the disqualified teams

Indian women’s doubles pair Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa, who failed to qualify for the quarterfinals despite a win in their last group match, will not replace one of the eight teams that were disqualified today for "not using one`s best efforts to win a match".

London 2012 badminton: Parupalli Kashyap enters quarterfinals

India's Parupalli Kashyap became the first male shuttler from India to reach quarterfinals at the Olympics as he advanced defeating Sri Lanka’s Niluka Karunaratne in the pre-quarters at the London Olympics 2012 on Wednesday.

Olympic badminton: Win not enough to take Jwala-Ashwini to quarters

Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponappa fail to qualify for the quarter-finals despite win.

Top seed Chong Wei scrapes into badminton last 16

Top-seeded Lee Chong Wei returned from a 10-week injury break to scrape into the Olympic badminton last 16 and send a wave of relief through Malaysia late Monday.

London Olympics: Jwala Gutta-Ashwini Ponappa register 1st win; stay in QF contention

Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponappa beat Wen Hsing Cheng and Yu Chin Chien of Chinese Taipei 25-23, 16-21, 21-18 to register their first win in the group stages. The win meant they stay in the contention for qualifying for the quarter-finals.

Saina Nehwal storms into Olympics Badminton pre-quarterfinals: As it happened...

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal beat Lianne Tan of Belgium 21-4, 21-14 to advance to the pre-quarter finals of the London Olympics 2012 Badminton event.

London Olympics 2012 badminton: Jwala-Diju pair loses opening match

India's badminton campaign in the Olympics was off to a disappointing start as the mixed doubles pair of Jwala Gutta and V Diju went down in straight games to Indonesia's Tontowi Ahmad and Liliyana Natsir in their opening group match here.