Indian shuttler

India salvage pride with 3-2 win over Germany in Thomas Cup

The Indian men`s team today salvaged some pride with a thrilling 3-2 victory over Germany in their inconsequential Group C tie to end its campaign at the Thomas Cup badminton tournament on a positive note at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here.

May 21, 2014, 21:27 PM IST

Sindhu, Srikanth lead Indian charge at Asian Badminton C`ship

With ace shuttler Saina Nehwal giving the tournament a miss, teen sensation P V Sindhu and national champion K Srikanth will spearhead the Indian challenge at the USD 200,000 Asian Badminton championship which gets underway at Gimcheon, Korea on Tuesday.

Apr 21, 2014, 12:57 PM IST

Shuttler Srikanth rises to World No.16

Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth made a remarkable leap of nine places in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) men`s singles rankings released Thursday.

Apr 18, 2014, 10:36 AM IST

Srikanth eyes medals in team c`ship and top 10 ranking in 2014

Riding the crest of success in international badminton, India`s top ranked male shuttler Kidambi Srikanth is eyeing medals in team championships and breaking into the top-10 of world rankings this year.

Mar 31, 2014, 18:29 PM IST

Gopichand confident of making last-8 of Thomas and Uber Cup

Indian men have been drawn alongside heavy-weight Malaysia and Germany, while women`s pool features Thailand in the Thomas and Uber Cups to be held here from May 18-25, here.

Mar 30, 2014, 20:38 PM IST

I was confused, disturbed and in doubt: Kashyap

A shoulder injury relapse during last month had left Parupalli Kashyap "confused and disturbed" about his future but he played with the partial dislocation to reach the semifinals of Swiss Open.

Mar 30, 2014, 13:42 PM IST

Arvind reaches semifinals of German Open Grand Prix Gold

Senior Indian shuttler Arvind Bhat advanced to the semifinals of the USD 120,000 German Open Grand Prix Gold after registering a straight-game victory over Danish 14th seed Viktor Axelsen here.

Mar 01, 2014, 14:06 PM IST

Ashwini plays singles after 4 years, beats Chandana

Ace Indian shuttler Ashwini Ponappa today returned to the singles event after a gap of four years with a win over Siri Chandana to reach the second round of the 2014 Canara Bank All-India Senior Ranking Badminton Tournament.

Feb 04, 2014, 21:51 PM IST

Anand loses in Hong Kong Open qualifiers

Indian shuttler Anand Pawar squandered an early lead to suffer a three-game defeat against Nan Wei in the men`s singles qualifying competition of the Hong Kong Super Series on Tuesday.

Nov 19, 2013, 18:22 PM IST

Saina, Kashyap shown the door in China

Indians suffered a disappointing day at the China Open Super Series Premier with star shuttler Saina Nehwal and Arundhati Pantawane going down in the women’s singles second round while Parupalli Kashyap lost in the men’s singles competition on Thursday.

Nov 14, 2013, 22:57 PM IST

Denmark Super Series: Anand Pawar reaches main draw

Indian shuttler Anand Pawar powered his way to the main draw of the men`s singles competition with a straight-game victory over German`s Dieter Domke in the Denmark Super Series Premier on Tuesday.

Oct 15, 2013, 21:12 PM IST

Qualifying for Super Series final is my target: P Kashyap

Almost on the way to complete recovery from an ankle injury, India`s top shuttler Parupalli Kashyap is eyeing a "consistent" performance in the next four tournaments to reach his target of qualifying for the BWF Super Series Final to be held in Malaysia in December.

Sep 29, 2013, 18:34 PM IST

It will get tougher from now on: PV Sindhu

P V Sindhu knows life will only get tougher with rising expectations after her World Championship bronze medal but the young Indian shuttler says she is ready to put in the hard yards to reach the pinnacle of her sport one day.

Sep 23, 2013, 20:21 PM IST

This year has been my best: Saina

Star Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal said here Wednesday that the 2012 season has been the best year of her career.

Nov 29, 2012, 08:54 AM IST

London Olympics: My bronze will inspire youngsters to take up badminton says Saina

Saina Nehwal reckons that her Olympic bronze medal will inspire more youngsters to take up the sport and the badminton scenario in the country will change soon with new talents coming through.

Aug 04, 2012, 22:29 PM IST

London Olympics: Saina changes Bejing heartbreak into Olympic bronze

From a heart break in Beijing to the bronze medal in London -- the first for India in Olympics badminton, shuttler Saina Nehwal has come a long way in four years.

Aug 04, 2012, 22:22 PM IST

Shuttler Kashyap eyeing Oly glory after recent good showings

Placed 22nd in the world rankings P Kashyap is aware of the tough challenge that awaits him in the upcoming Olympics, but the ace Indian shuttler still feels he has a good chance of finishing on the podium in London, courtesy his recent good showings on international stage.

Jul 04, 2012, 13:36 PM IST

Chetan out; Kashyap, Pawar advance in Danish Super Series

Highest ranked Indian shuttler Chetan Anand crashed out of the men`s singles event of the Denmark Open Super Series while three of his compatriots
sailed into the second round at Odense in Denmark

Oct 28, 2010, 18:37 PM IST

Chetan out; Kashyap, Pawar advance in Danish Super Series

Highest ranked Indian shuttler Chetan Anand crashed out of the men`s singles event of the Denmark Open Super Series while three of his compatriots
sailed into the second round at Odense in Denmark

Oct 28, 2010, 18:37 PM IST