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PV Sindhu: Do you know these little-known facts about star Indian shuttler (In Pics)

We bet you did not know these unknown facts about one of India's greatest athletes and two-time Olympic medallist PV Sindhu. Check them here  

May 20, 2022, 19:36 PM IST

Thailand Open: PV Sindhu beats World No.1 Akane Yamaguchi to book semi-finals spot

The Indian shuttler got the better of Japan's Yamaguchi in 51 minutes to book her semifinals berth against Olympic champion Chen Yu Fei of China

May 20, 2022, 17:11 PM IST

IN PICS: Lakshya Sen to Umran Malik, meet India's fastest rising sporting stars who are making country proud

Here are six Indian athletes making heads turn with their performance and are potential Olympics medallists and World Cup winners. Check the full list.  

May 18, 2022, 18:32 PM IST

Thailand Open 2022: Saina Nehwal crashes out in first round, Kidambi Srikanth wins

The two-time Olympic medalist for India dominated the first game, winning it by 21-11. But her South Korean counterpart had the last laugh as she bounced back in the next two games, winning them by 15-21, 17-21

May 18, 2022, 16:26 PM IST

Karnataka CM announces Rs 5 lakhs reward for Thomas Cup winner Lakshay Sen

It was India's first-ever appearance in the tournament finale, they defeated the record 14-time champions Indonesia in the Thomas Cup 2022 final at the Impact Arena in Bangkok, Thailand by 3-0 to lift the coveted trophy

May 16, 2022, 23:48 PM IST

Taapsee Pannu congratulates boyfriend Mathias Boe after Thomas Cup win, know all about him - In Pics

Taapsee Pannu praised her boyfriend and Indian badminton team coach Mathias Boe on the historic win.

May 16, 2022, 21:48 PM IST

HS Prannoy REVEALS players were sleeping with medals after historic Thomas Cup victory

The 29-year-old from Kerala said, though they ran onto the court for wild celebrations after Kidambi Srikanth defeated Jonatan Christie in the second singles to seal India's 3-0 victory against Indonesia

May 16, 2022, 16:09 PM IST

Thomas Cup 2022: Lakshya Sen fought food poisoning to win historic title for India

After India's historic win in Thomas Cup 2022, the men's badminton team coach Vimal Kumar revealed that their star shuttler Lakshya Sen was not well since arriving to Bangkok from India 

 

May 15, 2022, 20:39 PM IST

Thomas Cup win is Indian badminton's 1983 Cricket World Cup victory moment, says coach Vimal Kumar

Indian team came out all guns blazing to beat the 14-time winners Indonesia 3-0 in the final in Bangkok courtesy wins from Lakshya Sen, Kidambi Srikanth and the doubles duo of Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy. 

May 15, 2022, 20:06 PM IST

India clinch Thomas Cup title: PM Narendra Modi, Virat Kohli congratulate Indian men's badminton team, check here

HS Prannoy, despite the injured ankle, had helped the team into the final. And then it was the turn of Lakshay Sen, the doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty and former World No. 1 Kidambi Srikanth to shine

May 15, 2022, 16:50 PM IST

India create history, beat 14-time champions Indonesia to win Thomas Cup for first time in 73 years

The country's best doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty then showed nerves of steel as it saved four match points in the second game to eventually outwit Mohammad Ahsan and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo 18-21 23-21 21-19.

May 15, 2022, 15:25 PM IST

When Indian badminton star PV Sindhu met legendary actor Mohanlal, check pic HERE

PV Sindhu recently won a bronze medal at Asia Badminton Championship 2022

May 06, 2022, 15:43 PM IST

PV Sindhu and Co. set to begin BWF Thomas and Uber 2022 campaign from May 8, check details HERE

Indonesia and China won the Thomas Cup and the Uber Cup respectively in Aarhus, Denmark last October

May 05, 2022, 20:40 PM IST

Badminton Asia Championships: Lakshya Sen, PV Sindhu eye medals as HS Prannoy pulls out

Lakshya Sen from Almora has been on a stellar run with title wins at the India Open Super 500 and final appearance at the German Open and All England Championships. 

Apr 26, 2022, 08:14 AM IST

Badminton doubles coach and Bollywood star Taapsee Pannu’s boyfriend Mathias Boe re-hired after TOPS approval

Mathias Boe will specifically be looking after the men’s doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty and also other members of the doubles team. Boe’s hiring has been done until Asian Games 2022.

Apr 22, 2022, 14:11 PM IST

WATCH: PV Sindhu grooves on Thalapathy Vijay's Beast song Arabic Kuthu

The song Arabic Kuthu from the film Beast, starring massively popular actor Thalapathy Vijay, is creating buzz all over the world. 

Apr 20, 2022, 15:27 PM IST

Saina Nehwal’s international career to end after latest face-off with badminton association?

A two-time Commonwealth Games gold medallist, Saina Nehwal did harbour hopes of defending her title at Birmingham but call it a hasty decision or a miscommunication, the dream is now looking like a distant one. 

Apr 16, 2022, 07:42 AM IST

Saina Nehwal hits back at badminton association, says BAI ‘happy’ to put her out of Commonwealth and Asian Games

Saina Nehwal, a former world no 1, said she had informed BAI about her decision to skip the trials which begins at the IG stadium on Friday (April 15) but it did not mean that she was not eager to participate at the major events including the Commonwealth Games and Asiad.

Apr 15, 2022, 09:24 AM IST

Saina Nehwal’s CWG and Asian Games title defense under threat due to THIS reason

Saina Nehwal, who had won gold medals at the 2010 and 2018 Commonwealth Games, had suffered a career-threatening knee injury ahead of the Rio Olympics.

Apr 12, 2022, 13:19 PM IST

Korea Open: Kidambi Srikanth and PV Sindhu storm into semifinals

PV Sindhu will face either Japan’s Saena Kawakami or second seeded Korean An Seyoung next. In a battle between two former world number ones, it was World Championships silver medallist Kidambi Srikanth, who rode on his power. 

Apr 08, 2022, 12:02 PM IST