`Saina`s performance in Indonesia satisfactory`

National coach Pullela Gopichand said the badminton ace lost a keenly contested match against China`s Yihan Wang after doing well in the tournament.

Injury not the reason for Saina`s exit, says Gopichand

National coach Pullela Gopichand exuded confidence that the ace shuttler will make a strong comeback in the upcoming Malaysian Open.

Gopichand Academy to host badminton tournament for corporates

The Pullela Gopichand Nimmagadda Foundation Badminton Academy will organise a badminton tournament – ‘Let’s Shuttle’ – exclusively for corporates from September 17-19 here.

Saina`s win is amazing, says Gopichand

Saina Nehwal winning the Indonesian Open Super Series, her third straight title, is "amazing", says Pullela Gopichand, the badminton player`s coach and former All England Champion.

India have slight chance against Indonesia: Gopichand

India will open its campaign in the Thomas Cup Final tomorrow against a formidable Indonesia and national coach Pullela Gopichand feels the men’s team have an outside chance to upset the Asian giants.

Gopichand inaugurates badminton camp in Nashik

National coach Pullela Gopichand
today inaugurated a summer badminton coaching camp for
students at the Nashik Gymkhana here.

No need to read much into Saina`s semis loss: Gopichand

Saina Nehwal`s semifinal loss to a Chinese qualifier doesn`t demean her achievements and the Hyderabadi still remains India`s biggest women badminton star, believes national coach Pullela Gopichand.

India should win at least one title in ABC: Gopichand

Former All England Champion and national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand believes that India should win atleast one title in the Badminton Asia Championships beginning here Monday.

Improper media coverage demoralises shuttlers: Gopichand

Media should wake up to the performance of shuttlers and give them more coverage as otherwise it demoralises the players, feels national coach Pullela Gopichand.

Schedule, fitness keys to shuttlers` success in CWG: Gopichand

Saina Nehwal and the Jwala Gutta-V Diju pair stand good chance of winning the gold in 2010 Commonwealth Games, provided they manage to keep
themselves injury-free and peak at the right time, according
to coach Gopichand.

Corporates should help badminton and other sports: Gopichand

Former All England champion and veteran badminton star Pullela Gopichand today demanded corporate houses in the country to come forward and help the game and other sports in finding their rightful place.

Gopichand to conduct clinics in city

Former All England champion and Dronacharya awardee Pullela Gopichand will conduct a series of badminton clinics during his two-day visit to the city beginning on Saturday.

Its one of the biggest moment of life, say awardees

It’s one of the biggest moments of their career was the unanimous verdict as this year’s Khel Ratna and Arjuna awardees vowed to touch greater heights by drawing inspiration from the honour bestowed on them.

Gopichand set to accomplish rare feat

After being named for the Dronacharya Award this year, former All England badminton champion Pullela Gopichand is all set to become the only Indian to have been conferred with all the country’s major sports awards.