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Spain's Carolina Marin enters China Open final

The Spaniard came from behind to a register a 20-22, 21-13, 21-18 win over Takahashi in a thrilling semifinal that lasted 72 minutes.
 

Sep 21, 2019, 16:47 PM IST

Spain's Carolina Marin marches into semi-final of China Open

The Rio Olympic gold medallist will now play Japan's Sayaka Takahashi on Saturday for a place in the final.
 

Sep 20, 2019, 17:39 PM IST

All England Championship: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal look to snap 18-year-old jinx

It was Sindhu and Saina's mentor and current chief national coach P Gopichand, who was the last Indian to win the championship back in 2001.

Mar 05, 2019, 13:15 PM IST

Indian shuttlers get tough draw at All England Championship

India's top shuttlers PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal, are currently playing the Senior National Championships and will head straight to Birmingham for the prestigious tournament, starting from March 6.

Feb 13, 2019, 13:45 PM IST

Great chance for 'mentally toughest' Saina Nehwal to win All England Championship, says former coach

Last year, Saina had won her second Commonwealth Games title, besides winning a bronze at the Asian Games and reaching finals at Indonesia Masters, Denmark Open and Syed Modi International. 

Jan 29, 2019, 16:28 PM IST

Indonesia Masters: Saina Nehwal clinches title after Carolina Marin retires hurt

Nehwal has picked up her maiden Indonesia Masters title after making it to the summit showdown of the tournament for the second consecutive time.

Jan 27, 2019, 15:36 PM IST

Saina Nehwal loses to Carolina Marin to end India's campaign at Malaysia Masters

The 28-year-old Indian, who had won the title in 2017 and was a runner-up in the 2011 edition, went down 16-21, 13-21 to fourth-seed Marin in a 40-minute clash

Jan 19, 2019, 12:57 PM IST

Saina Nehwal tames Nozomi Okuhara to enter Malaysia Masters semis

The 28-year-old from Hyderabad, who had won the title in 2017 and was a runners-up in the 2011 edition, will face a tough test next when she faces three-time world champion Carolina Marin of Spain on Saturday.

Jan 18, 2019, 15:42 PM IST

Malaysia Masters: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth enter quarter-finals

Saina who is currently seeded seventh, emerged victorious in just 39 minutes, to reach the last-eight stage of the first Super 500 tournament of 2019 on Friday.

Jan 17, 2019, 15:17 PM IST

Badminton: Carolina Marín ready to go the distance to be best-ever

In August, Marin became the first woman player to win three World Championships titles when she beat India`s Pusarla Sindhu in Nanjing to add to her gold medals from 2014 and 2015.

Dec 24, 2018, 19:52 PM IST

Nine teams to battle it out in Premier Badminton League Season 4

The inaugural round of the PBL will take place at the NSCI indoor stadium in  Mumbai from December 22 to December 24 while the semi-finals and final would be held in Bengaluru.

Dec 21, 2018, 17:06 PM IST

Badminton: Marin, Sindhu, Saina bag hefty deals in PBL auction

Saina Nehwal will be seen plying her trade for the North-Eastern Warriors in the upcoming edition.

Oct 08, 2018, 22:52 PM IST

Sindhu, Saina, Marin to go under the hammer for Premier Badminton League

A total of 145 players listed from 23 countries will go under the hammer. 

Oct 08, 2018, 00:01 AM IST

PV Sindhu settles for Silver in BWF World Championships, loses to Spain's Carolina Marin

Sindhu also became the only Indian to have four podium finishes at BWF World Championships. 

Aug 05, 2018, 15:49 PM IST

Saina Nehwal crashes out of Badminton World Championships, loses to Carolina Marin in quarters

Marin's clinical performance helped her maintain a steady lead throughout the game.

Aug 03, 2018, 12:41 PM IST

Spanish badminton star Carolina Marin keen to regain World No.1 rank in 2018

The reigning Olympic champion and two-time World champion finished runners-up thrice – in India, Malaysia and Singapore – losing to P.V. Sindhu in Delhi and on the remaining two occasions to Chinese Taipei star Tai Tzu Ying.

Dec 28, 2017, 16:15 PM IST

Ace shuttler PV Sindhu to 'pick and choose' tournaments next year

Talking about the cramped international calendar, which has been criticised by top players including Saina Nehwal and Carolina Marin, Sindhu said that the tournaments needed to be planned accordingly.

Dec 26, 2017, 19:14 PM IST

PBL 2017: Carolina Marin inspires Hyderabad Hunters to their first victory

The North East Warriors, supported by a large number of vociferous fans, took the first two matches to the distance but failed to deliver the knockout blow.

Dec 24, 2017, 22:26 PM IST

Saina Nehwal slams BWF for 'crammed' calendar

BWF has made it compulsory for the world's top 15 players in the singles events and top 10 pairs in the doubles disciplines to play a minimum of 12 tournaments or face a penalty.

Dec 20, 2017, 16:52 PM IST

PBL: Hyderabad Hunters' hopes rest on Carolina Marin, Yoo Yeon Seong

After narrowly losing out in the semi-finals last year to the Mumbai Rockets, the Hyderabad based franchisee has brought in the expertise of former Olympic gold medallist and World Champion Markis Kido along with Yoo Yeon Seong in the doubles category whereas Lee Hyun Il will feature in the singles category alongside Sai Praneeth.

Dec 19, 2017, 19:37 PM IST