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Syed Modi International Championships: Kidambi Srikanth, Sourabh Verma eye semi-final berths

Syed Modi International Championships: Kidambi Srikanth, Sourabh Verma eye semi-final berths

Earlier, Ajay Jayaram, HS Prannoy, B. Sai Praneeth and Lakshya Sen had all knocked out of the tournament after going down in their respective second rounds.

Nov 29, 2019, 11:46 AM IST
 Syed Modi International Championship: Kidambi Srikanth, Sourabh Verma storm into quarter-finals

Syed Modi International Championship: Kidambi Srikanth, Sourabh Verma storm into quarter-finals

Meanwhile, Ajay Jayaram, HS Prannoy, B. Sai Praneeth and Lakshya Sen have all knocked out of the tournament after going down in their respective second rounds. 

Nov 28, 2019, 18:08 PM IST
Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen clinches Scottish Open title

Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen clinches Scottish Open title

Sen had bagged a silver medal at the Polish Open International Challenge in March before he clinched the Belgian Open title in September.

Nov 25, 2019, 10:22 AM IST
Saina Nehwal pulls out of Premier Badminton League 5

Saina Nehwal pulls out of Premier Badminton League 5

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal has announced that she would not be taking part in the upcoming fifth edition of the Premier Badminton League (PBL), which is slated to take place from January 20 and

Nov 24, 2019, 21:01 PM IST
Shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth, Sameer Verma crash out of Korea Masters

Shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth, Sameer Verma crash out of Korea Masters

With Srikanth and Verma's defeat, India's campaign at the ongoing tournament has also ended.   

Nov 21, 2019, 14:14 PM IST
Hong Kong Open: Kidambi Srikanth reaches semi-final after Chen Long retires hurt

Hong Kong Open: Kidambi Srikanth reaches semi-final after Chen Long retires hurt

It will be the Indian shuttler's first semi-final match since his appearance in the India Open final earlier in March this year.

Nov 15, 2019, 14:30 PM IST
PV Sindhu crashes out in second round of Hong Kong Open

PV Sindhu crashes out in second round of Hong Kong Open

It is to be noted that after winning the World Championships, Sindhu has failed to get past the 3rd round in any of the tournaments she has competed in.

Nov 14, 2019, 20:55 PM IST
Hong Kong Open: Kidambi Srikanth reaches quarter-finals, HS Prannoy bows out

Hong Kong Open: Kidambi Srikanth reaches quarter-finals, HS Prannoy bows out

With the win, Srikanth has now set up a clash against fifth-seeded Chen Long of China for a place in the semi-final of the tournament. 

Nov 14, 2019, 16:41 PM IST
Premier Badminton League Season 5 to start from January 20

Premier Badminton League Season 5 to start from January 20

While Season 4 saw the Kidambi Srikanth-led Bengaluru Raptors lift the title, the league-owned by the Badminton Association of India (BAI) and organised by Sportzlive, the official license holders

Nov 13, 2019, 19:20 PM IST
China Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty crash out in semi-final

China Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty crash out in semi-final

The Indian pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty suffered a major blow as they crashed out of the ongoing China Open after going down in the semi-final clash of the men's doubles event of

Nov 09, 2019, 16:57 PM IST
China Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty storm into semi-final

China Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty storm into semi-final

Satwiksairaj and Chirag rebounded strongly from the second game down to seal a 21-18 21-23 21-11 win over Hiroyuki Endo and Yuta Watanabe of Japan and storm into the last-eight of the tournament. 

Nov 08, 2019, 15:37 PM IST
China Open: B Sai Praneeth, Parupalli Kashyap bow out in second round

China Open: B Sai Praneeth, Parupalli Kashyap bow out in second round

Ace Indian shuttlers B Sai Praneeth and Parupalli Kashyap on Thursday suffered a major blow as they crashed out of the ongoing China Open badminton tournament after going down in their respective

Nov 07, 2019, 15:15 PM IST
Fuzhou China Open: Saina Nehwal loses to Cai Yan Yan exits in first round

Fuzhou China Open: Saina Nehwal loses to Cai Yan Yan exits in first round

Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal crashed out of the ongoing China Open after suffering a shock straight-games defeat to China's Yan Yan Cai in her first round contest on Wednesday.

Nov 06, 2019, 13:00 PM IST
PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal gear up for China Open

PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal gear up for China Open

Sixth-seeded Sindhu, who bowed out in the pre-quarterfinals of the Denmark Open last month, will kickstart her campaign at the upcoming tournament against Yvonne Li of Germany. 

Nov 04, 2019, 22:21 PM IST
Shuttlers Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty settle for silver at French Open

Shuttlers Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty settle for silver at French Open

In August, the Indian duo had bagged their maiden BWF Super 500 title at the Thailand Open. 

Oct 28, 2019, 11:31 AM IST
Denmark Open: B Sai Praneeth, Sameer Verma crash out in second round

Denmark Open: B Sai Praneeth, Sameer Verma crash out in second round

Sameer Verma bowed out of the Denmark Open after suffering a 12-21, 10-21 defeat at the hand of fifth-seed Chen Long of China.

Oct 18, 2019, 11:26 AM IST
Denmark Open: PV Sindhu goes down against Korea's An Se Young in pre-quarterfinal

Denmark Open: PV Sindhu goes down against Korea's An Se Young in pre-quarterfinal

In the first-ever meeting between the duo, the Korean shuttler took 40 minutes to sweep aside India's Sindhu 21-14, 21-17 in a thrilling pre-quarterfinal clash of the women's singles event. 

Oct 17, 2019, 18:22 PM IST
Denmark Open: PV Sindhu, B Sai Praneeth eye quarter-final berths

Denmark Open: PV Sindhu, B Sai Praneeth eye quarter-final berths

Sindhu, who was stunned in the first round of the Korea Open last month, will meet An Se Young of Korea for the very first time for a place in the last-eight. 

Oct 17, 2019, 12:12 PM IST
Saina Nehwal crashes out of Denmark Open after losing to Japan's Sayaka Takahashi

Saina Nehwal crashes out of Denmark Open after losing to Japan's Sayaka Takahashi

Saina Nehwal lost the first game 15-21 and in the second game threw away a 20-16 lead at one stage to lose the decider 21-23.  

Oct 16, 2019, 19:18 PM IST
India's Lakshya Sen reaches semi-final of Dutch Open

India's Lakshya Sen reaches semi-final of Dutch Open

Lakshya will now square off with Felix Burestedt of Sweden for a place in the summit showdown of the tournament. 

Oct 12, 2019, 14:19 PM IST