Prannoy to meet Gurusaidutt in men's final at Tata Open badminton
Prannoy to meet Gurusaidutt in men's final at Tata Open badminton

Top seed H S Prannoy and fourth seed R M V Gurusaidutt entered the men's singles final of the Tata Open India International Challenge badminton tournament with straight-game semi-final victories here on Saturday.

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.

Parupalli Kashyap upbeat to win a Asiad medal
Parupalli Kashyap upbeat to win a Asiad medal

A high-intensity training for last three weeks has boosted his confidence and Commonwealth Games gold medallist Parupalli Kashyap says he is looking to maintain the rhythm as he sets out to achieve his dream of winning an Asian Games medal in Incheon, South Korea.

CWG badminton bronze a `lifetime achievement`: RMV Gurusaidutt

Indian shuttler RMV Gurusaidutt today said the Commonwealth Games bronze medal has helped him regain belief in himself as he was battling fitness doubts ahead of the match.

Kashyap, Jwala-Ashwini reach final, Sindhu takes bronze at CWG

Shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and the pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa assured India`s presence on the last day of the Commonwealth Games by reaching the finals of their respective categories but P.V. Sindhu had to be content with the women`s singles bronze at the Emirates Arena here Saturday.

2014 CWG: All Indians, including Sindhu & Kashyap enter last 16

Indian medal contenders, P V Sindhu and Parupalli Kashyap notched up easy victories in the women`s and men`s singles events respectively to storm into the prequarterfinals of the badminton competition at the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday.

CWG 2014: Shuttlers Srikanth, Gurusaidutt in round of 32

Indian shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and R M V Gurusaidutt won their respective matches to enter the men`s singles Round of 32 at the 20th Commonwealth Games here today.

Srikanth`s singles defeat rankles captain Kashyap

Their quarter-finals hopes dashed following a 2-3 defeat against Korea, captain Parupalli Kashyap rued Kidambi Srikanth`s defeat in the first singles that led to India`s ouster from the tournament, here today.

India men lose 2-3 to Korea in Thomas cup

India`s campaign at the Thomas Cup badminton tournament came to a premature end, following 2-3 defeat of the men`s team against Korea at the Siri Fort Sports complex here today.

Gurusaidutt, Sourabh enter quarters of Malaysian GPG

India`s RMV Gurusaidutt and Sourabh Verma advanced to the quarterfinals of the men`s singles competition in the USD 120,000 Malaysian Grand Prix Gold at Pasir Gudang on Thursday.

Gaurav enters main draw of Malaysia GPG

Young shuttler Gaurav Venkat advanced to the main draw of the men`s singles competition but it was curtains for rest of the Indians in the qualifying round of the Malaysia Grand Prix Gold on Tuesday.

Saina Nehwal climbs up to 7th place, PV Sindhu at 10th in world ranking

The victory at the Syed Modi International tournament in Lucknow helped London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal to surge two places to reach the seventh position in the latest world badminton ranking, released in Kuala Lumpur here today.

Sourabh Varma upsets RMV Gurusaidutt to enter final

Fourth seed Sourabh Varma pulled off a huge upset when he defeated top seed defending champion RMV Gurusaidutt in three tough games to enter the men`s singles final of the USD 15,000 Tata Open India International Challenge badminton tournament, here on Saturday.

Ajay enters second round; Kashyap, Guru lose in France

Indian shuttler Ajay Jayaram notched up a straight-game win over Japan`s Kazumasa Sakai but his compatriots Parupalli Kashyap and RMV Gurusaidutt failed to cross the first hurdle in the French Super Series here.

Kashyap changed momentum of Indian men`s singles: Gurusaidutt

Parupalli Kashyap`s quarterfinal feat at the 2012 London Olympics changed the momentum of Indian men`s singles, said rising shuttler RMV Gurusaidutt, who wants to break into the top-15 this year.

Sai Praneeth stuns second seed Yun in Singapore

Rising Indian shuttler Sai Praneeth B notched up a stunning straight-game victory over world number four Yun Hu of Hong Kong in the men`s singles opening round in the Singapore Super Series here on Wednesday.

Kashyap loses; Ajay, Guru reach prequarters in Indonesia

Indian shuttlers Ajay Jayaram and RMV Gurusaidutt reached the prequarterfinals of the Indonesian Super Series Premier but it turned out to be a bad day in office for world number 10 Parupalli Kashyap as he crashed out of the men`s singles competition, here on Wednesday.

Saina Nehwal starts title defence in Indonesia

Three-time champion Saina Nehwal will look to fashion a turn around when she returns to her favourite hunting ground at the Indonesian Super Series.

PV Sindhu top seed at Malaysia Open

Rising shuttler P.V. Sindhu has been seeded No.1 in the women’s singles at the upcoming USD 120,000 Malaysia Open Grand Prix Gold to be held in Kuala Lumpur from Tuesday.

Kashyap`s rise is an inspiration for us: Gurusaidutt

He considers his game to be at par with India number one Parupalli Kashyap but rising shuttler RMV Gurusaidutt says he needs to gain more strength to emulate his compatriot`s feats.