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Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu crash out of Japan Open

Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu crash out of Japan Open

Both Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu lost in Round 2 of Japan Open in high-voltage clashes.

Japan Open: PV Sindhu survives Minatsu Mitani scare, sets up 2nd round date with Nozomi Okuhara

Japan Open: PV Sindhu survives Minatsu Mitani scare, sets up 2nd round date with Nozomi Okuhara

Earlier in the day, Saina Nehwal set the tone for Indian women's team by beating Thai Pornpawee Chochuwong 21-17, 21-9 in 39 minutes.

Saina Nehwal moves into Japan Open Round 2

Saina Nehwal moves into Japan Open Round 2

Saina continued from where she left off at the World Badminton Championships, where she clinched a bronze, to beat Thai Pornpawee Chochuwong 21-17, 21-9 in 39 minutes. 

All eyes on Korea Super Series champion PV Sindhu as Japan Open begins

All eyes on Korea Super Series champion PV Sindhu as Japan Open begins

Sindhu, who had dropped the second game before defeating Minatsu Mitani last week in the Korea Open, will once again take on the Japanese in the opening round this week.

Shraddha Kapoor opens up about Saina Nehwal biopic

Shraddha Kapoor opens up about Saina Nehwal biopic

As Shraddha Kapoor gears up to bring the journey of ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal to the big screen, the actor says it will be one of the most challenging projects of her career.

PV Sindhu to lead Indian campaign at Korea Super Series; Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth skip

PV Sindhu to lead Indian campaign at Korea Super Series; Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth skip

Olympic silver medallist Sindhu, who bettered her two World Championship bronze medals with a maiden silver at Glasgow last month, will be the cynosure of all eyes, especially in the absence of Saina and Srikanth, who decided to skip the event and prepare for next week's Japan Open.

Haseena Parkar: Shraddha Kapoor as Aapa will entice you in new dialogue promo

Haseena Parkar: Shraddha Kapoor as Aapa will entice you in new dialogue promo

The quintessential girl-next-door Shraddha Kapoor will now be seen as Aapa in 'Haseena Parkar' biopic. This role will present Shraddha in a never-seen-before avatar breaking her stereotypical image.

Shraddha Kapoor meets champ Saina Nehwal, gears up for biopic

Shraddha Kapoor meets champ Saina Nehwal, gears up for biopic

Bollywood quintessential girl-next-door Shraddha Kapoor has her kitty full with some really interesting stuff. She will soon start working on two big projects—'Saaho' with Prabhas and the other one being Saina Nehwal biopic.

See pic: Saina Nehwal gives Shraddha Kapoor badminton tips for biopic

See pic: Saina Nehwal gives Shraddha Kapoor badminton tips for biopic

Shraddha Kapoor is enacting Saina in the upcoming film for which the actress is spending a lot of time with the 2010 London Olympics bronze medallist to get tips on the sport, her life among other things.

Saina Nehwal eyes Superseries Final qualification after reuniting with Pullela Gopichand

Saina Nehwal eyes Superseries Final qualification after reuniting with Pullela Gopichand

After spliting with Gopichand following a loss at the Copenhagen World Championship in 2014, Saina had said that her off-court planning was not fructifying as she was losing to top players such as China's Li Xuerui.

Saina Nehwal, Pullela Gopichand reunite, bury the hatchet after three years

Saina Nehwal, Pullela Gopichand reunite, bury the hatchet after three years

Saina had left Gopichand's academy and started training under Vimal Kumar in Bangalore from September 2, 2014. 

Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth climb up in badminton rankings

Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth climb up in badminton rankings

A former World No. 1 Saina had slipped to the 16th spot but a good showing at Glasgow helped her inch closer to the top-10 again in women's singles.

Players need to get used to scheduling: Pullela Gopichand

Players need to get used to scheduling: Pullela Gopichand

Gopichand said players sometimes lose out when it comes the television requirements and what fans want.

See pic: Carolina Marin's mom waited among fans for selfies with PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal

See pic: Carolina Marin's mom waited among fans for selfies with PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal

Marin had defeated Sindhu at the Rio Olympics. She lost to champion Nozomi Okuhara in the quarter finals of World Badminton Championship, and currently stands in the second position in the world rankings.

'From knee surgery to bronze medal', Saina Nehwal shares a year in her life

'From knee surgery to bronze medal', Saina Nehwal shares a year in her life

Saina went down in the semifinals against the title winner Nozomi Okuhara, who also beat PV Sindhu in the final.

BAI announces 10 lakh cash reward for PV Sindhu, 5 lakh for Saina Nehwal

BAI announces 10 lakh cash reward for PV Sindhu, 5 lakh for Saina Nehwal

India's wait for gold medal at the Badminton Worlds continued after PV Sindhu lost to Japan's Nozomi Okuhara in women's single finals.

'Mera petrol khatam ho gaya dekhte dekhte,' Saina Nehwal reacts on PV Sindhu's epic final at World Badminton Championships

'Mera petrol khatam ho gaya dekhte dekhte,' Saina Nehwal reacts on PV Sindhu's epic final at World Badminton Championships

Saina also has a silver from the 2015 edition and in Glasgow, while Sindhu became India's only second player with a second-place finish in the global badminton showpiece event.

I gave it my best and I am pleased with that, says Saina Nehwal after semi-final defeat to Nozomi Okuhara at BWF Worlds

I gave it my best and I am pleased with that, says Saina Nehwal after semi-final defeat to Nozomi Okuhara at BWF Worlds

“It was disappointing to have lost the despite being a game up. But overall I am happy that I made it to the semis after recently coming out of an injury. I gave it my best and I am pleased with that,” Saina said after her defeat.

Saina Nehwal ends campaign with bronze after losing world championships semis

Saina Nehwal ends campaign with bronze after losing world championships semis

Saina ends her campaign in Glasgow with a bronze medal as both losing semi-finalists get the third best medal as per the rules in the tournament.

Here’s complete list of Indian medallists in history of badminton world championships

Here’s complete list of Indian medallists in history of badminton world championships

Considering that both the losing semi-finalists will be awarded a bronze medal, India have already been assured of two medals at the event.