Saina Nehwal bows out of French Open
Saina Nehwal bows out of French Open

Ace India shuttler Saina Nehwal crashed out of the French Open Super Series after going down to World No. 2 Shixian Wang of China in a hard-fought women's singles quarterfinal contest here.

Parupalli Kashyap loses in French Open badminton quarters
Parupalli Kashyap loses in French Open badminton quarters

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Parupalli Kashyap's surge was halted by fifth-seeded Chinese shuttler Zhengming Wang in the French Open Super Series quarter-finals, here on Friday.

Saina, Kashyap in French Open quarters
Saina, Kashyap in French Open quarters

Indian shuttler Parupalli Kashyap continued his giant-killing spree, stunning World No.9 Tian Houwei 21-19, 21-18 in the pre-quarters of the French Open Super Series while Saina Nehwal also advanced to the quarterfinals at the Stade Pierre de Coubertin here.

Saina Nehwal in French Open Round 3, Ashwini Ponappa wins mixed doubles match
Saina Nehwal in French Open Round 3, Ashwini Ponappa wins mixed doubles match

Indian shuttlers continued to surge ahead in the ongoing French Open Super Series underway here as Saina Nehwal made it to the women's singles third round while Ashwini Ponappa also won her second-round match with mixed doubles partner Vladimir Ivanov, here.

Kashyap, Srikanth jump seven spots in BWF rankings
Kashyap, Srikanth jump seven spots in BWF rankings

Parupalli Kashyap and Kidambi Srikanth gained seven places each in the latest badminton world rankings released today while top women's player Saina Nehwal moved a spot to be sixth.

Saina Nehwal to spearhead Indian challenge at French Open
Saina Nehwal to spearhead Indian challenge at French Open

 London Olympic bronze medal winning shuttler Saina Nehwal will be spearhead the Indian challenge in the USD 275,000 French Open Super Series, starting here from Tuesday.

Saina, Sindhu, Srikanth lose in Denmark Open quarters
Saina, Sindhu, Srikanth lose in Denmark Open quarters

Indian shuttlers had a disappointing outing at the Denmark Open Super Series Premier as Saina Nehwal, P.V. Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth lost their respective quarter-final matches here Friday.

Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu enter Denmark Open quarters
Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu enter Denmark Open quarters

Leading Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu earned straight-game wins to advance to the women's singles quarter-finals of the $600,000 Denmark Open Super Series Premier here Thursday.

Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu in 2nd round of Denmark Open
Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu in 2nd round of Denmark Open

Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu reached the second round of the women's singles event of the Denmark Open Super Series Premier here Wednesday.

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.

Saina Nehwal seeded seventh at Denmark Open Super Series
Saina Nehwal seeded seventh at Denmark Open Super Series

Star India shuttler Saina Nehwal has been seeded seventh in the women's singles event of the Denmark Open Super Series Premier, to be held here from October 14-19.

Asian Games 2014: Saina Nehwal knocked out by nemesis Wang Yihan in quarterfinals
Asian Games 2014: Saina Nehwal knocked out by nemesis Wang Yihan in quarterfinals

Indian shuttlers wound up a rather disappointing singles campaign in the Asian Games after Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap bowed out with losses in the preliminary stage here today.

Saina, Kashyap crash out of Asian Games badminton
Saina, Kashyap crash out of Asian Games badminton

In what came as a shock for the Indian fans, star shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap fell by the wayside as the two lost their respective women's and men's singles matches to bow out of the 17th Asian Games here on Friday.

Asian Games 2014; Day 7: As it Happened...
Asian Games 2014; Day 7: As it Happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the 17th Asian Games in Incheon..

India's schedule on Day 7 of Asian Games 2014
India's schedule on Day 7 of Asian Games 2014

India's schedule on the seventh day of the competitions in the Asian Games here on Friday.

17th Asian Games: Saina Nehwal in quarters, disappointment for PV Sindhu
17th Asian Games: Saina Nehwal in quarters, disappointment for PV Sindhu

Indian badminton ace Saina Nehwal sailed into the quarterfinals with a comfortable straight-game win after P Kashyap advanced to the pre-quarters, but there was heartbreak for P V Sindhu in the 17th Asian Games here on Thursday.

Indian medallists at Incheon Asian Games
Indian medallists at Incheon Asian Games

Following are the Indian medallists at the end of Day 5 of competitions at the 17th Asian Games here Wednesday:

Asiad 2014: Rower Dushyant Chauhan gets bronze, shooters draw blank on day 5
Asiad 2014: Rower Dushyant Chauhan gets bronze, shooters draw blank on day 5

Rower Dushyant Chauhan was the lone bright spot after the shooters drew a blank as India managed just one bronze medal to slip to the 14th position in overall standings on the fifth day of competitions in the 17th Asian Games here on Wednesday.

Asian Games: Saina, Sindhu sail into second round of badminton
Asian Games: Saina, Sindhu sail into second round of badminton

India made a resounding start in the individual badminton event of the 17th Asian Games with ace shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu sailing into the second round of women's singles competition here Wednesday.

Shooters, shuttlers win a bronze each on Day 2 of 2014 Asiad
Shooters, shuttlers win a bronze each on Day 2 of 2014 Asiad

Indian shooters were on target for the second successive day as they delivered a bronze in the men's 10m air pistol team event, while shuttlers bagged another medal of same hue in the women's team competition in the 17th Asian Games here on Sunday.