All England championships

Badminton in Tokyo Olympics going to be tougher than last three Games: Saina Nehwal

Saina has been troubled by injuries of late. After her knee surgery in 2016, she has been striving hard to return to her peak form. She was World No. 1 for a few weeks in 2015.

Mar 31, 2019, 17:11 PM IST

Saina Nehwal withdraws from India Open after failing to recover from acute gastroenteritis

Saina had won the India Open women's singles title in 2015. Olympic silver medallist and former champion PV Sindhu will now be India's only title contender in women's singles.

Mar 20, 2019, 19:52 PM IST

Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth enter quarterfinals of All England Championships

Saina is expected to take on two-time champion Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei, while Srikanth will face world no 1 Kento Momota of Japan.

Mar 07, 2019, 22:56 PM IST

PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth lead India's challenge at All England Championships

India's formidable duo of PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth will have no dearth of motivation as they aim to win the coveted All England Championships starting on Wednesday -- something their mentor Pullela Gopichand won 17 summers back.

Mar 14, 2018, 17:24 PM IST

PV Sindhu, Srikanth eye All England glory

The All England Championship is considered to be the ultimate glory for any shuttler worth his salt and in India, only Prakash Padukone (1980) and Gopichand (2001) earned their rights to stand on the victory podium.

Mar 13, 2018, 11:24 AM IST

Hope to do well in All England Championships, Commonwealth Games: PV Sindhu

Badminton ace PV Sindhu Sunday said that she aimed for the top spot in the sport and expressed hope that she would do well in the forthcoming All England Badminton Championships and the Commonwealth Games.

Mar 04, 2018, 18:57 PM IST

Capable players should get government scheme: Saina Nehwal

Thanking the government for lending a helping hand to the country's top sportspersons, India's champion shuttler Saina Nehwal hopes the establishment will now put its weight behind upcoming talents striving to make a mark globally.

May 08, 2015, 16:43 PM IST

Chen Long survives Jan Jorgensen challenge to win All England title

World number one Chen Long hopes to emulate his legendary compatriot Lin Dan after regaining an All-England Open men`s singles title which some doubted he could capture a second time.

Mar 08, 2015, 23:28 PM IST

Saina Nehwal beats Wang Yihan to enter All England semis

Indian ace Saina Nehwal sailed into the All England Championships semifinal after beating her Chinese nemesis Wang Yihan for the first time in more than two years here.

Mar 07, 2015, 14:05 PM IST

Saina Nehwal eases into All England quarters

Third seed Saina Nehwal eased into the women's singles badminton quarterfinals at the All England Championships with a convincing win over South Korean qualifier Kim Hyo Min, here on Thursday.

Mar 05, 2015, 22:52 PM IST

Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy win at All England C'ship

Seasoned Indian ace Saina Nehwal and the fast-rising H S Prannoy notched up contrasting wins in the women's and men's singles competition respectively to reach the All England badminton championships' second round at Barclaycard Arena here.

Mar 05, 2015, 12:35 PM IST

I have nothing to prove: Jwala Gutta

On a sabbatical for the past seven months, India`s star doubles shuttler Jwala Gutta concedes she has chosen a difficult comeback stage in the All England Championships but insists she has nothing to prove during the Premier Super Series event starting March 5 in Birmingham.

Mar 02, 2013, 13:09 PM IST

Gade fury after late-night All England exit

Former world number one Peter Gade launched a furious attack on world badminton chiefs after making a first round exit at the All England championships in the early hours today.

Mar 08, 2012, 18:48 PM IST

Saina advances to Rd2 of All England Championships

Saina Nehwal reached the second round of the All England Badminton Championships.

Mar 11, 2011, 00:24 AM IST

Saina advances to Rd2 of All England Championships

Saina Nehwal reached the second round of the All England Badminton Championships.

Mar 11, 2011, 00:24 AM IST

Second seed Hidayat falls at first hurdle

Second seed Taufik Hidayat, Olympic gold medallist in 2004 and world champion the following year, took a first-round tumble at the All England championships in Birmingham on Wednesday.

Mar 10, 2011, 12:23 PM IST

Second seed Hidayat falls at first hurdle

Second seed Taufik Hidayat, Olympic gold medallist in 2004 and world champion the following year, took a first-round tumble at the All England championships in Birmingham on Wednesday.

Mar 10, 2011, 12:23 PM IST

Badminton players unite behind new charity

Room 101 in a hotel in central Birmingham on an overcast morning and a new and possibly unique venture is launched.

Mar 17, 2010, 10:55 AM IST

Badminton players unite behind new charity

Room 101 in a hotel in central Birmingham on an overcast morning and a new and possibly unique venture is launched.

Mar 17, 2010, 10:55 AM IST

Dane Rasmussen back from brink to beat world champion

Dane Tine Rasmussen saved three match points before rallying to beat world champion Lu Lan 16-21 23-21 21-11 in a thrilling women`s singles quarter-final at the All England championships.

Mar 13, 2010, 15:46 PM IST