Indian shuttler

Asian Games: Saina Nehwal settles for bronze after 10th straight defeat to Tzu Ying

World number 10 and Olympic medallist Saina played with good intensity but lost 17-21 14-21 to a superior Tzu Ying.

Aug 27, 2018, 11:34 AM IST

Kidambi Srikanth pulls out of China Open, World No. 1 dream in jeopardy

The Indian sensation achieved the career-best ranking of 2 on November 3, after a fantastic run of form this year, in which has won four Super Series titles in five finals.

Nov 11, 2017, 13:07 PM IST

Ajay Jayaram pulls out of China, Hong Kong Open

Recovering from a hamstring injury, Indian shuttler Ajay Jayaram has decided to pull out of the next two Super Series tournaments in China and Hong Kong.

Nov 09, 2017, 18:59 PM 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

French Open Super Series: PV Sindhu beats China's Chen Yufei to reach semi-finals

It also served as a sweet revenge for the 22-year-old Indian girl, who lost to Yufei in straight games of the French Open first round match earlier this month.

Oct 27, 2017, 22:02 PM IST

Saina Nehwal loses to Akane Yamaguchi again, crashes out of French Open Super Series

Earlier today, Ashwini Ponnappa and N. Sikki Reddy also lost their doubles match to top seeds Misaki Matsutomo and

Oct 26, 2017, 22:13 PM IST

BWF rankings: Kidambi Srikanth climbs to 4th place, PV Sindhu continues at 2nd

Ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth climbed to the fourth position in latest BWF rankings, released on Thursday. Propelled by his recent success in the Denmark Open Super Series event, the 24-year-old jumped four places with 66,923 points.

Oct 26, 2017, 19:04 PM IST

French Open: Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy, B Sai Praneeth make winning start

Prannoy, who has beaten the former World No. 1 Malaysian twice this season, will square off against Denmark's Hans- Kristian Solberg Vittinghus next.

Oct 25, 2017, 17:02 PM IST

BWF Rankings: PV Sindhu remains at 5th, HS Prannoy jumps two place to 15th

India will have a strong presence in the 2017 Glasgow World Championships, which starts on August 21.

Aug 10, 2017, 18:32 PM IST

Sameer Verma forced to withdraw from Canada Open due to visa issue

Interestingly, Commonwealth Games champion Parupalli Kashyap, HS Prannoy and N Sikki Reddy had to request the Ministry of External Affairs and Sports Ministry to receive their passports on time to travel to Canada.

Jul 09, 2017, 23:39 PM IST

Indonesia Open: Sensational Kidambi Srikanth thrashes Kazumasa Sakai to capture 2nd Super Series Premier title

Last month, he lost in the final of Singapore Open to compatriot B Sai Praneeth. This was his fourth Super Series final. He had previously won the 2014 China Open and 2015 India Open.

Jun 18, 2017, 16:19 PM IST

Indonesia Open: Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy enter second round of Super Series Premier event

The world No. 29 Prannoy saw off 20th ranked Anthony Sinisuka Ginting 21-13 21-18 in a 43-minute battle. He will next face top seeded Malaysian Lee Chong Wei.

Jun 14, 2017, 21:16 PM IST

Thailand Open: PM Narendra Modi congratulates B Sai Praneeth for maiden Grand Prix Gold triumph

Praneeth, seeded third in the tournament, came from behind to beat fourth-seeded Indonesian Jonatan Christie 17-21 21-18 21-19 over in an hour and 11 minutes.

Jun 04, 2017, 20:13 PM IST

Shuttler Jwala Gutta appointed SAI governing body member

The 14-time national champion said she is looking forward to play her role in the development of sports in the country.

Mar 16, 2017, 14:37 PM IST

PV Sindhu set to be deputy collector after accepting job offer from Andhra Pradesh government

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu had offered a Group-I officer job of her choice at the felicitation function itself, but Sindhu has now decided to take it up.

Feb 24, 2017, 15:43 PM IST

WATCH: How PV Sindhu conquered China to match Saina Nehwal and win first Superseries Premier title

The 21-year-old defeated Sun Yu of China 21-11, 17-21, 21-11 in the final of the 2016 China Open in Fuzhou.

Nov 21, 2016, 00:04 AM IST

PV Sindhu fails to impress, crashes out of French Open Superseries

The 10th ranked Indian lost the second round match in 41 minutes.

Oct 28, 2016, 12:40 PM IST

Defending champion Ajay Jayaram loses in final of Dutch Open

Jayaram had won the title of this Grand Prix tournament in 2014 and 2015.

Oct 16, 2016, 21:51 PM IST

Korean Open Superseries: Kidambi Srikanth, Parupalli Kashyap bow out; Ajay Jayaram, B Sai Praneeth in 2nd round

Indian shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and Parupalli Kashyap bowed out of the Korea Open Superseries badminton tournament after going down in their respective matches here on Wednesday.

Sep 28, 2016, 19:23 PM IST

Saina Nehwal may miss competitive action for four months

Saina Nehwal, who underwent a knee surgery at a Mumbai hospital, is likely to be out of action for four months in a big setback for the badminton star, her father Harvir Singh said today.

Aug 20, 2016, 14:06 PM IST