The India Open was part of the qualification cycle for this year's Tokyo Olympics.Apr 19, 2021, 21:01 PM IST
India has been undergoing a second COVID-19 wave in the last few days. On Sunday, over one lakh new infections were reported, the highest 24-hour spike in the country since the beginning of the pandemic.Apr 05, 2021, 23:16 PM IST
Srikanth will next square off with the wiinner of the other second-round clash between second-seed Tien Chen Chou of Chinese Taipei and Nhat Nguyen of Ireland.Oct 15, 2020, 18:15 PM IST
Earlier, the international body had suspended all tournaments till July due to the coronavirus pandemic.
May 28, 2020, 11:59 AM IST
A total of eight tournaments have been rescheduled from their original dates due to the novel virus.May 22, 2020, 16:52 PM IST
Badminton Europe on Monday announced that the championships will take place in Vantaa, just outside Helsinki, in February 2021.
The BWF had earlier called off all tournaments post the All England Championships until April 12 due to the pandemic.Apr 05, 2020, 20:05 PM IST
The IOC and the TOCOG announced in a joint statement on Tuesday that the Games have been postponed to no later than the summer of 2021.
The 24-year-old shuttler from Hyderabad took to her official Twitter handle to confirm the news about donation.Mar 26, 2020, 17:30 PM IST
Previously all BWF World Tour and other BWF-sanctioned tournaments from March 16 to April 12 had been suspended due to the escalation of COVID-19 outbreak.
India Open was scheduled to be played in New Delhi from March 24 to 29.Mar 14, 2020, 12:58 PM IST
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
On Saturday, Praneeth showcased a rich vein of form as he swept aside second-seed Chen Long of China in straight games to cement his spot in the finals of the Swiss Open.Mar 17, 2019, 23:35 PM IST
With Prannoy and Srikanth withdrawing due to fitness issues, former champion Praneeth will be one of the favourites to lift the trophy at the 83rd Senior Nationals.Feb 12, 2019, 12:59 PM IST
Defending champion Kidambi Srikanth and India ace Saina Nehwal made their way to the quarterfinals of the USD 750,000 French Open BWF World Tour Super 750 here on Thursday.Oct 25, 2018, 22:36 PM IST
A Malaysian badminton player hit with a career-ending 20-year ban rejected allegations of match-fixing on Friday and said he will appeal, claiming he was involved in a spot of casino gambling but not corruption.May 04, 2018, 20:28 PM IST
Srikanth, who took silver in the men`s singles category at the Commonwealth Games in Australia last month, climbed a couple of spots from the fifth place.May 03, 2018, 15:18 PM IST
The BWF Council's reason for proposing the changes is to optimize the presentation of badminton at the highest level, increase the commercial value of the sport and enhance the quality of its broadcast product.Feb 28, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
The pair, named in local reports as ex-world junior champion Zulfadli Zulkiffli and Tan Chun Seang, was allegedly involved in a case of fixing about two years ago.Feb 26, 2018, 18:10 PM IST
Two Indian shuttlers fined for late withdrawal from 2018 Uganda International Badminton Open Championship
Harshit Aggarwal and Chaliha Orijit will be fined $150 for late withdraw as per the rules set by the Badminton World Federation.Feb 22, 2018, 13:50 PM IST