India Badminton

Amitabh Bachchan consoles PV Sindhu after BWF Superseries Finals defeat

It was her third defeat in the big finals, all in three games after the Rio Olympics – to Carolina Marin of Spain, and the Glasgow BWF World Championships – to Nozomi Okuhara of Japan.

Dec 18, 2017, 22:26 PM IST

BWF Dubai World Superseries Finals 2017: PV Sindhu fails Japanese test again, loses to Akane Yamaguchi in three grueling games

This was Sindhu's third defeat in big finals this year, following the final loses in Rio Olympics and Glasgow World Championships

Dec 17, 2017, 17:24 PM IST

BWF World Superseries Finals: Imperious PV Sindhu registers third straight win, meets Chen Yufei in semis

In a groundbreaking year for India badminton, Sindhu became the first Indian female individual silver medallist in the Olympics, then helped the sport's profile raised with consistent performance.

Dec 15, 2017, 19:27 PM IST

BWF Super Series Finals: PV Sindhu opens campaign against Hi Bingjiao

World number three Sindhu has been clubbed along with number two ranked Akane Yamaguchi of Japan, Sayako Sato (world number 15), also of Japan, and Bingjiao (world number nine) in Group A.

Dec 11, 2017, 17:57 PM IST

BWF Super Series Finals: PV Sindhu wants to end season with Dubai title

After the high of Rio Olympics last year, Sindhu continued her rampaging run this season clinching the India Open Super Series and Korea Open Super Series, besides bagging the silver at Glasgow World Championship and finishing as runners-up at Hong Kong Open last month.

Dec 11, 2017, 12:57 PM IST

HS Prannoy feels top-10 ranking would fetch good draw in big tournaments

Prannoy, who has reached the world no 10 rank for the first time in his career, spoke to reporters after being announced as member of debutants Ahmedabad Smash Masters in the third Premier Badminton League commencing on December 23.

Dec 01, 2017, 17:53 PM IST

PV Sindhu's gallant fight ends in agony in Hong Kong Open

This is Sindhu's second loss in the four finals that she reached this season. She had lost to Japan's Nozomi Okuhara at the World Championship final, while clinched two titles at India and Korea this year.

Nov 26, 2017, 16:24 PM IST

Hong Kong Open: PV Sindhu beats Akane Yamaguchi, sets up semi-final date with Ratchanok Intanon

In another semi-final, world number one Tai Tzu Ying of Taiwan will take on third seed Sung Ji-hyun of South Korea.

Nov 24, 2017, 20:22 PM IST

Defending champion PV Sindhu crashes out of China Open

Last year, Sindhu won the title after defeating Chinese favourite Sun Yun in three games 21-11, 17-21, 21-11 in the final.

Nov 17, 2017, 15:46 PM IST

PV Sindhu vs Gao Fangjie, China Open quarters: Live Streaming, TV Listing, Date, Time, Venue

World no. 2 and defending champion PV Sindhu will take on Gao Fangjie in the women's singles quarterfinal of the 2017 China Open Super Series Premier on Firday in Fuzhou.

Nov 17, 2017, 13:17 PM IST

China Open: PV Sindhu keeps Indian hopes alive

In the next round, Sindhu will take on another Chinese Fangjie Gao, who defeated South Korean Jang Mi Lee in straight games 21-16, 21-15.

Nov 16, 2017, 17:39 PM IST

National champions Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy crash out of China Open

PV Sindhu is the lone Indian left in the tournament. 

Nov 16, 2017, 13:08 PM IST

Saina Nehwal humbles World No. 2 PV Sindhu to win third national badminton title

Nehwal won her first national title in 2006, which she defended the following year.

Nov 08, 2017, 20:29 PM IST

HS Prannoy is new national badminton champion, stuns World No 2 Kidambi Srikanth in final

Srikanth and Prannoy have played four times in their international career, with the former having the last laugh on the last three occasions.

Nov 08, 2017, 16:45 PM IST

National badminton final showdown: Saina Nehwal vs PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth vs HS Prannoy

Saina hasn't competed at the Senior Nationals since winning back-to-back titles in 2006 and 2007, while Sindhu too gave the domestic tournament a miss after winning the 2011 and 2013 editions.

Nov 08, 2017, 00:18 AM IST

Angry PV Sindhu lashes out at IndiGo ground staff for 'rude behavior'

The World No. 2 women's singles player took to micro-blogging site Twitter to share her disgust at the treatment meted out to her.

Nov 04, 2017, 13:46 PM IST

Badminton sensation Srikanth Kidambi achieves career-best World No. 2 ranking

Since his last-eight loss in the Glasgow World Championships in August to the then World No.1 Son Wan Ho of South Korea, in Srikanth has lost just once in the next 13 matches.

Nov 02, 2017, 18:52 PM IST

Kidambi Srikanth vs Lee Hyun Il, Denmark Open Super Series 2017 Final: Live streaming, TV listing, time, date, venue

Srikanth won Indonesia Open and Australian Open titles besides reaching the final of the Singapore Open earlier this year.

Oct 22, 2017, 09:54 AM IST

Kidambi Srikanth needs to be more consistent, feels Viktor Axelsen's coach

Jonassen joined Danish National team as its chief coach in 2013 after coaching England for some time.

Oct 18, 2017, 16:14 PM IST

RMV Gurusaidutt wins Bulgarian International

Gurusaidutt, who has been out of action since the US Open in July 2016 due to an injury, defeated Muhammed Ali Kurt 21- 17 21-16 in a 35-minute match to boost his confidence ahead of next month's Senior Nationals Championship.

Oct 08, 2017, 18:11 PM IST