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Mumbai Rockets to face Bengaluru Raptors in PBL final

Mumbai will hope to be third time lucky in the final on Sunday after losses to the Delhi Acers and the Chennai Smashers in the first two seasons.

Jan 13, 2019, 07:12 AM IST

Awadhe Warriors' Beiwen Zhang stuns PV Sindhu in PBL4

World No. 10 Beiwen Zhang stunned Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu in the women's singles event as Awadhe Warriors took an unassailable 4-0 lead over Hyderabad Hunters in a Premier Badminton League (PBL) match at Gachibowli Indoor Stadium, Hyderabad on Friday.

Dec 29, 2018, 22:44 PM IST

Premier Badminton League: Hyderabad Hunters lead despite Sindhu's loss to Sung Ji Hyun

In the women's singles match, Ji Hyun Sung got the better of Olympic and World Championship silver medallist Sindhu 15-13 14-15 15-7.

Dec 26, 2018, 05:27 AM IST

Hyderabad Hunters claim maiden title in PBL 3

Hyderabad Hunters overcame a fighting Bengaluru Blasters 4-3 in a thrilling summit clash to claim their maiden title at the third Premier Badminton League (PBL) here tonight.

Jan 15, 2018, 00:30 AM IST

Bengaluru Blasters set up PBL final date with Hyderabad Hunters

Bengaluru Blasters set up a potentially explosive championship match with Hyderabad Hunters after notching up a hard-fought victory over Ahmedabad Smash Masters in the second semifinal of the third Premier Badminton League on Saturday.

Jan 14, 2018, 14:06 PM IST

HS Prannoy shines as Ahmedabad Smash Masters beat Hyderabad Hunters in PBL

Prannoy beat fellow Indian Sai Praneeth 15-10, 15-8 in the second men's singles to give his team an unassailable 4-1 lead in the tie.

Dec 30, 2017, 13:40 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

PBL: Carolina Marin, Sameer Verma guide Hyderabad to semifinals

Saina Nehwal's Awadhe Warriors were the first to qualify for the knockout stage and Chennai Smashers and Mumbai Rockets also had joined them in the semi-finals.

Jan 12, 2017, 22:13 PM IST

Want to inspire football-crazy Spain to consider badminton as career option, says Carolina Marin

Marin is currently playing in the Premier Badminton League (PBL) for the Hyderabad Hunters.

Jan 10, 2017, 18:37 PM IST

PBL: Carolina Marin sees off Ashwini Ponnappa as Hyderabad beat Bengaluru

Marin defeated Ponnappa 9-11, 11-5, 11-8 in the deciding match of the tie.

Jan 07, 2017, 22:21 PM IST

PBL: HS Prannoy wins crucial match to help Mumbai get past Hyderabad

The narrow victory pushed the Rockets to the top of the league table after their crushing 6-0 victory over defending champions Delhi Acers last night.

Jan 04, 2017, 23:11 PM IST

PBL 2017: World no.2 Carolina Marin beats Saina Nehwal, helps Awadhe Warriors crush Hyderabad Hunters 5-0

Olympic and world champion Carolina Marin moved past 2012 Games bronze medallist Saina Nehwal 15-14, 11-5.

Jan 03, 2017, 10:01 AM IST

PBL: Hyderabad Hunters oust Chennai Smashers in opener; Carolina Marin defeats PV Sindhu

Reigning Olympic champion Carolina Marin of Spain overcame Rio Games runner-up P.V. Sindhu 11-8, 12-14, 11-2.

Jan 02, 2017, 10:23 AM IST

World No.1 Carolina Marin excited to play against India's PV Sindhu in PBL

Marin and Sindhu famously clashed in the Rio Olympics where Marin won the gold and Sindhu bagged the silver.

Dec 31, 2016, 12:15 PM IST

PBL Auction: Carolina Marin costliest buy, Kidambi Srikanth tops price list among Indians; PV Sindhu outshines Saina Nehwal

None of the men`s singles badminton "Big Three" players - Chinese duo of Chen Long and Lin Dan and Malaysian superstar Lee Chong Wei -- will play in the PBL. 

Nov 09, 2016, 16:45 PM IST

Chennai Smashers knockout Bengaluru Top Guns, qualify for PBL semis

In the first semifinal on Thursday, the Acers will take on the Smashers while the Warriors will face Rockets in the second last-four clash on Friday.

Jan 13, 2016, 23:43 PM IST

Premier Badminton League: Mumbai Rockets maul Hyderabad Hunters 4-1

Gurusaidutt defeated Hyderabad's Siril Varma to give 2 points to his side in a Trump match.

Jan 11, 2016, 19:15 PM IST

PV Sindhu leads Chennai Smashers' win over Hyderabad Hunters in PBL

Local girl Sindhu beat her Hyderabad rival Supanida K, an experienced player from Thailand, 15-8, 14-15, 15-5 to seal the issue in favour of Chennai.

Jan 10, 2016, 23:47 PM IST

PBL: Delhi Acers edge ahead of Hyderabad Hunters as Lee Chong Wei loses 'Trump Match'

Indonesia's Tommy Sugiarto notched up a nail-biting three-game win over two-time Olympic silver medallist Lee in Hunters' 'Trump Match' as Acers led 2-1.

Jan 07, 2016, 23:50 PM IST

PBL: Kidambi Srikanth shocks Lee Chong Wei, Chennai overcome Mumbai

Kidambi Srikanth showed his rising stature in world badminton with a shock maiden victory over former world no. 1 Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia, but could not prevent his team Bengaluru Top Guns from going down to Hyderabad Hunters 2-3 in the Premier Badminton League, here on Sunday.

Jan 03, 2016, 23:15 PM IST