badminton

HS Prannoy knocked out of Thailand Masters 2020

There was yet another disappointment for Indian badminton fans as Prannoy was eliminated from Thailand Masters 2020. Earlier in the day, Spanish shuttler Carolina Marin cruised to the second round of the ongoing tournament. Marin defeated South Korea's Kim Ga-Eun 20-22, 21-10, 21-5 in 52 minutes. 

Jan 22, 2020, 17:32 PM IST

Japanese World No. 1 badminton player Kento Momota discharged from hospital after accident

Japanese World No. 1 Kento Momota, who was injured in a crash in Malaysia, has been discharged from the hospital on Wednesday after receiving treatment.

Jan 15, 2020, 14:54 PM IST

Malaysia Masters: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal crash out in quarter-finals

Earlier, Sindhu eased past Aya Ohori of Japan 21-10, 21-15 in the second round of the tournament to book her spot in the quarter-final of the tournament

Jan 10, 2020, 16:57 PM IST

Saina Nehwal marches on in Malaysia Masters; Sai Praneeth, Kidambi Srikanth knocked out

Saina Nehwal cruised into the second round of the women's singles event after registering a convincing win over Belgium's Lianne Tan. Saina, the London Olympics bronze medallist, beat Tan 21-15, 21-17 in 36 minutes.

Jan 08, 2020, 17:44 PM IST

Malaysia Masters: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal look to begin 2020 on a high

Sindhu will take on Russia's Evgeniya Kosetskaya in the first round of the tournament. 

Jan 06, 2020, 16:43 PM IST

BWF Tour Finals: PV Sindhu bags consolation win, beats China's He Bingjiao

Sindhu suffered her second consecutive defeat in her second match after losing to world No. 2 Chen Yu Fei on Thursday.
 

Dec 13, 2019, 22:56 PM IST

BWF World Tour Finals 2019: PV Sindhu's campaign ends after loss to China's Chen Yu Fei

Sindhu, who had won the title in the 2018 edition of the tournament, will now square off with He Bing Jiao in inconsequential last group match.

Dec 12, 2019, 21:44 PM IST

Sourabh Verma achieves career-best Badminton World Federation ranking

Sourabh had a great season where he bagged two Badminton World Federation (BWF) Super 100 titles at Hyderabad and Vietnam besides winning the Slovenia International series in May. He achieved a career-best ranking of world no.29 in the latest BWF ranking.

Dec 03, 2019, 20:28 PM IST

Sourabh Verma advances, Kidambi Srikanth bows out of Syed Modi International Championships

India's Rituparna Das will lock horns with fellow countrywoman Shruti Mundada later on Friday for a place in the semi-final of the tournament. 

Nov 29, 2019, 18:06 PM IST

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

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

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

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 February 9, 2020.

Nov 24, 2019, 21:01 PM IST

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

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

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

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

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 the tournament in Fuzhou on Saturday. 

Nov 09, 2019, 16:57 PM IST

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

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 second round clashes in Fuzhou. 

Nov 07, 2019, 15:15 PM IST