BWF World Championships

World Champion PV Sindhu returns home to a rousing welcome, says ‘it’s a great moment’

Ace shuttler PV Sindhu said that she wants to win many more medals for the country, adding that her victory in Switzerland was “a great moment for me”.

Aug 27, 2019, 06:54 AM IST

Watch Daily News and Analysis with Sudhir Chaudhary, 26th August, 2019

Watch the complete segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary. This segment of DNA brings to you an analysis of the top news of the day.#PakistanOnKashmir #ImranKhanAddress #G7Summit

Aug 26, 2019, 23:38 PM IST

PV Sindhu becomes 1st Indian to Win Gold in BWF World Championships; Here's a detailed analysis

PV Sindhu made the country proud by becoming the first-ever Indian shuttler to clinch a BWF World Championships gold during the 2019 edition of the prestigious tournament. Here's a detailed analysis. Watch full video to know more.

Aug 26, 2019, 22:32 PM IST

DNA: Detailed analysis of India's diplomatic win at G7 Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday in the presence of United States of America President Donald Trump categorically stated that there was no space for any country to mediate between the bilateral issues facing India and Pakistan. Here's a detailed analysis of the same. Watch the full video to know more. #G7Summit #DNA #ModiTrumpMeet

Aug 26, 2019, 22:14 PM IST

Sports fraternity hails PV Sindhu for historic BWF World Championship gold

Sindhu also won a bronze each in the 2013 and 2014 editions of the BWF World Championships before clinching two back-to-back silvers in previous two editions. 

Aug 26, 2019, 16:29 PM IST

A look at PV Sindhu's journey from badminton prodigy to BWF World Champion

The Padma Shri Awardee is currently ranked at number 6 by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). 

 

Aug 26, 2019, 15:03 PM IST

PM Modi congratulates shuttler Sai Praneeth, salutes his untiring efforts

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated Indian shuttler Sai Praneeth for winning a bronze medal at the BWF World Championships. Sai Praneeth became only the second Indian men`s singles player after the legendary Prakash Padukone to win a medal at the BWF World Championships.

Aug 25, 2019, 23:54 PM IST

Much needed victory: PV Sindhu after scripting history at BWF World Championships

PV Sindhu became the first Indian ever to grab a gold medal at the BWF World Championships after defeating Nozomi Okuhara of Japan 21-7, 21-7 in the title clash.

Aug 25, 2019, 23:20 PM IST

PV Sindhu stuns Nozomi Okuhara to clinch maiden BWF World Championships gold

With the win, Sindhu also scripted history by becoming the first Indian ever to grab a gold medal at the BWF World Championships.

Aug 25, 2019, 18:58 PM IST

BWF World Championships Final, PV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara: As it happened

Rio Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu looks to seal an elusive gold at the BWF World Championships as she takes on Japanese star and world number three Nozomi Okuhara in the summit showdown of the women's singles event of the prestigious tournament in Basel, Switzerland on Sunday. 

Aug 25, 2019, 16:02 PM IST

BWF World Championships: It's PV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara in final

Sindhu eased past fourth-seed Chen Yu Fei of China 21-7, 21-14 in the one-sided semi-final match of the tournament on Saturday to book her place in the final. 

Aug 25, 2019, 11:04 AM IST

BWF World Championships: PV Sindhu stuns World No.4 Chen Yu Fei to reach final

Rio Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu continued her rich vein of form as she eased past fourth-seed Chen Yu Fei of China in straight games to book her place in the summit showdown of the  ongoing BWF World Championships in Switzerland on Saturday.

Aug 24, 2019, 16:27 PM IST

BWF World Championships: PV Sindhu, B Sai Praneeth eye final berth

Sindhu has already assured herself of a fifth medal at the BWF World Championships.

Aug 24, 2019, 11:43 AM IST

BWF World Championships: PV Sindhu beats World No. 2 Tai Tzu Ying to reach semi-final

With the win, fifth-seed Sindhu has now set up a clash against either Chen Yu Fei of China or Mia Blichfeldt of Denmark for a place in the final. 

Aug 23, 2019, 18:16 PM IST

Saina Nehwal slams umpiring standards after BWF World Championships exit

The defeat meant that Saina was eliminated from the World Championships before the quarter-finals for the first time since 2007. 

Aug 23, 2019, 17:58 PM IST

BWF World Championships: Saina Nehwal bows out, PV Sindhu advances into quarterfinals

Sindhu hardly broke a sweat as she eased past her American opponent 21-14, 21-6 in a one-sided round-of-16 that lasted just 34 minutes. 

Aug 23, 2019, 11:02 AM IST

PV Sindhu moves into the third round of BWF World Championships

Sindhu will now take on Beiwen Zhang of USA, who defeated Hsuan-Yu Wendy Chen of Australia in straight games 21-14, 21-13.
 

Aug 22, 2019, 08:31 AM IST

PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal could square off in World Championship semis

The Badminton World Federation (BWF) on Friday said on its website that it had conducted a re-draw of the women's singles category after it was found that a player had "mistakenly been included" in the entry list for the event. 

Aug 10, 2019, 20:47 PM IST

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

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