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PV Sindhu Kidambi Srikanth enter Quarterfinals at China Open

PV Sindhu Kidambi Srikanth enter Quarterfinals at China Open

Shuttlers PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth on Thursday entered the quarterfinals after registering hard-fought victories at China open.

Sep 20, 2018, 18:42 PM IST
China Open: PV Sindhu enters pre-quarters, Saina Nehwal loses

China Open: PV Sindhu enters pre-quarters, Saina Nehwal loses

Olympic and world championship silver-medallist P V Sindhu Tuesday progressed to the pre-quarterfinals but Saina Nehwal bowed out after a narrow loss at the USD one million China Open World Tour

Sep 18, 2018, 13:22 PM IST
PV Sindhu enters pre-quarters of China Open, defeats Japan's Saena Kawakami

PV Sindhu enters pre-quarters of China Open, defeats Japan's Saena Kawakami

Olympic and world championship silver-medallist PV Sindhu on Tuesday progressed to the pre-quarterfinals of the USD one million China Open World Tour Super 1000 tournament in Changzhou.

Sep 18, 2018, 11:58 AM IST
Japan Open: Kidambi Srikanth falls in quarters, India out of contention

Japan Open: Kidambi Srikanth falls in quarters, India out of contention

Indian Shuttler Kidambi Srikanth was knocked out of Japan open by Korea's Lee Dong Keun in the quarterfinals on Friday. 

Sep 14, 2018, 12:47 PM IST
Japan Open: PV Sindhu knocked out in 2nd round, Kidambi Srikanth advances to quarters

Japan Open: PV Sindhu knocked out in 2nd round, Kidambi Srikanth advances to quarters

Indian shuttler P V Sindhu was knocked out of the Japan Open by Gao Fangjie of China in straight sets in the pre-quarterfinals.

Sep 13, 2018, 13:00 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Saina Nehwal enters Badminton Women's Singles final for historic medal

Asian Games 2018: Saina Nehwal enters Badminton Women's Singles final for historic medal

Saina is assured of at least a bronze as she erased a huge deficit in the opening game to knock out former world champion Ratchanok 21-18 21-16 in the quarterfinal.

Aug 26, 2018, 14:24 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu struggles past Trang to pre-quarters

Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu struggles past Trang to pre-quarters

In an unexpected tough first round, Sindhu prevailed 21-10 12-21 23-21 over Trang in 58 minutes.

Aug 23, 2018, 13:59 PM IST
Badminton ace PV Sindhu is world's seventh highest paid female athlete

Badminton ace PV Sindhu is world's seventh highest paid female athlete

Tennis player Serena Williams emerged on the top of the list with a total earning of $18.1 million.

Aug 22, 2018, 11:32 AM IST
Indian shuttlers Ajay Jayaram, Mithun Manjunath enter Vietnam Open semifinals

Indian shuttlers Ajay Jayaram, Mithun Manjunath enter Vietnam Open semifinals

India shuttlers Ajay Jayaram and Mithun Manjunath on Friday advanced to the Men’s singles semifinals of the Vietnam Open Super Tour 100 tournament. 

Aug 10, 2018, 21:30 PM IST
Shuttler Manasi Joshi eyes medal at Indonesia Para Asian Games

Shuttler Manasi Joshi eyes medal at Indonesia Para Asian Games

The Mumbai-born special player is training at the famed P Gopichand Badminton Academy for the past one month honing her skills for the Para Asian Games to be held in Jakarta in October.  

Aug 09, 2018, 17:35 PM IST
PV Sindhu settles for Silver in BWF World Championships, loses to Spain's Carolina Marin

PV Sindhu settles for Silver in BWF World Championships, loses to Spain's Carolina Marin

Sindhu also became the only Indian to have four podium finishes at BWF World Championships. 

Aug 05, 2018, 15:49 PM IST
PV Sindhu reaches finals of World Championships, beats World No 2 Akane Yamaguchi

PV Sindhu reaches finals of World Championships, beats World No 2 Akane Yamaguchi

Sindhu beat Yamaguchi 21-16, 24-22, after an early burst of dominance from the Japanese. Sindhu will face World No. 9 Carolina Marin in the final. 

Aug 04, 2018, 19:48 PM IST
PV Sindhu beats Okuhara in straight sets to enter World Championship semis

PV Sindhu beats Okuhara in straight sets to enter World Championship semis

Sindhu defeated Okuhara 21-17 21-19 in a 58-minute quarterfinal match to set up a semis clash against World No. 2 and another Japanese Akane Yamaguchi.

Aug 03, 2018, 23:11 PM IST
Saina Nehwal crashes out of Badminton World Championships, loses to Carolina Marin in quarters

Saina Nehwal crashes out of Badminton World Championships, loses to Carolina Marin in quarters

Marin's clinical performance helped her maintain a steady lead throughout the game.

Aug 03, 2018, 12:41 PM IST
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa enters World Badminton Championship quarterfinals

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa enters World Badminton Championship quarterfinals

 The Indian mixed doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa pulled off a stunning victory over the Malaysian world no.7 combination of Goh Soon Huat and Shevon Jemie Lai to

Aug 02, 2018, 16:58 PM IST
Saina Nehwal, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Ashwini Ponnappa enter Badminton World Championships quarterfinals

Saina Nehwal, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Ashwini Ponnappa enter Badminton World Championships quarterfinals

Saina Nehwal won in straight two games against Ratchanok Intanon while Satwiksairaj and Ashwini beat Goh Soon Huat and Shevon Jemie Lai.

Aug 02, 2018, 16:57 PM IST
Saina Nehwal enters Badminton World Championships round 3

Saina Nehwal enters Badminton World Championships round 3

Indian star Saina Nehwal defeated Aliye Demirbag of Turkey in straight games to enter the third round of the women’s singles category at the Badminton World Championships in China on Tuesday.

Jul 31, 2018, 13:51 PM IST
Sindhu, Nehwal, Srikanth to carry India's hope at BWF World Championships

Sindhu, Nehwal, Srikanth to carry India's hope at BWF World Championships

India's shuttlers will have to endure tough battles as the country hopes to end its drought of boasting a world title holder. 

Jul 29, 2018, 21:10 PM IST
Shuttler Sourabh Verma beats Japan's Koki Watanabe in final, wins 2018 Russia Open

Shuttler Sourabh Verma beats Japan's Koki Watanabe in final, wins 2018 Russia Open

Verma edged past the 19-year-old Japanese 19-21 21-12 21-17 in the final at the Sport Hall Olympic in Vladivostok.    

Jul 29, 2018, 16:08 PM IST
Indian shuttlers continue good run at Russia Open

Indian shuttlers continue good run at Russia Open

Sourabh Verma and Rituparna Das progressed to the quarterfinals of the USD 75,000 Russia Open BWF Tour Super 100 tournament.

Jul 26, 2018, 18:10 PM IST