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Singapore Open: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and Sameer Verma seal quarterfinal spots

World number 6 Sindhu will next face China's Cai Yanyan, a 2017 BWF World Junior Championships bronze medallist.

Apr 11, 2019, 15:33 PM IST

Sameer Verma stuns Jan O Jorgensen to lift Swiss Open title

The 23-year-old from Madhya Pradesh showed great anticipation and technique and added power to his smashes, bamboozling Jorgensen 21-15 21-13 in a lop-sided contest.

Feb 26, 2018, 10:17 AM IST

Indonesia Open: HS Prannoy stuns Lee Chong Wei, Kidambi Srikanth shocks Jan O Jorgensen to enter quarters

The World No. 25 Indian, who went into the match with a 0-2 head-to-head record, saw off three-time Olympic silver medallist Lee 21-10 21-18 in a 40-minute men's singles contest at the Jakarta Convention Center (JCC).

Jun 15, 2017, 16:12 PM 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

Hong Kong Open 2016: Sameer Verma enters maiden Super Series finals, PV Sindhu on course for back-to-back titles

It was double bonanza for India at the Hong Kong Open, the last Super Series tournament of the season, as Sameer and Sindhu dished out some superb performances to make it a super Sunday for badminton fans tomorrow.

Nov 26, 2016, 19:22 PM IST

Hong Kong Open Super Series: Sameer Verma vs Jan O Jorgensen; PV Sindhu vs Cheung Ngan Yi — As it happened...

A big day for Indian badminton as both PV Sindhu and Sameer Verma play their respective women's and men's singles semi-finals at the 2016 Hong Kong Open Super Series tournament.

Nov 26, 2016, 13:12 PM IST

Hong Kong Open: Sensational Sameer Verma makes first Super Series semis

The unseeded Indian will play third seeded Danish giant Jan O Jorgensen. It will be their first meeting.

Nov 25, 2016, 21:16 PM IST

Shuttler Kidambi Srikanth enters Rio Olympics quarter-finals

Srikanth had entered the pre-quarterfinals after topping the Group H.

Aug 15, 2016, 19:59 PM IST

Denmark bags Europe's maiden Thomas Cup title

With this win, Denamrk became only the fifth country after Indonesia, China, Malaysia and Japan to win the prestigious badminton team title.

May 22, 2016, 19:29 PM IST

Lin Dan cruises as sixth world title quest begins

Chinese superstar Lin Dan began his campaign for a sixth badminton world crown on Tuesday with a routine victory over American Sattawat Pongnairat in Jakarta. 

Aug 11, 2015, 11:10 AM IST

Chen Long chases second world crown to cap stellar season

Defending champion Chen Long heads into next week`s badminton world championships in Indonesia as firm favourite, but faces a challenge from a gutsy Lee Chong Wei who has come back strong after a recent doping ban.

Aug 08, 2015, 09:38 AM IST

Viktor Axelsen to play Chen Long in Australia Superseries final

 Viktor Axelsen upset his higher ranked Danish rival Jan O Jorgensen to reach the final of the Australian Open Superseries in Sydney on Saturday.

May 30, 2015, 15:06 PM IST

Singapore Open: Parupalli Kashyap enters quarters, HS Prannoy stuns Jan O Jorgensen again

Commonwealth Games champion Parupalli Kashyap advanced to the quarterfinals of Singapore Open but it was H S Prannoy, who hogged the limelight today with his straight-game demolition of world no. 2 Jan O Jorgensen in the men's singles competition here.

Apr 09, 2015, 20:01 PM IST

Prannoy upsets top seed Jorgensen, Kashyap loses in India Open

Young Indian shuttler H.S. Prannoy created the biggest upset of the Yonex Sunrise India Open when he outplayed top seed and tournament favourite Jan O Jorgensen to advance into the quarter-finals here on Thursday.

Mar 26, 2015, 21:31 PM IST

Lin Dan to make India Super Series debut

Two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan of China is all set to make his debut at the fifth edition of the Yonex Sunrise India Open Superseries badminton tournament, scheduled to be held at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here from March 24 to 29.

Mar 09, 2015, 20:01 PM IST

Chen Long dismantles Lin Dan at All England to confirm changing of guard

World champion Chen Long outmuscled fellow Chinese Lin Dan 21-13 21-12 in a one-way semi-final at the All-England Championships on Saturday to confirm a shift in power in men’s badminton.

Mar 07, 2015, 21:37 PM IST

Underdogs Tago, Intanon make Indonesia Open final

Top shuttler Lee Chong Wei was knocked out of the Indonesia Open in the semi-finals on Saturday in a shock loss to fourth-seed Kenichi Tago of Japan.

Jun 21, 2014, 22:08 PM IST

World No.5 Jorgensen targets World Championships medal

Danish World No.5 shuttler Jan O Jorgensen, who is recuperating from a thigh injury, on Wednesday said his main target is to win a medal in the World Championships at home as well as the Thomas Cup Final which will be held here next month.

Apr 02, 2014, 21:07 PM 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

Srikanth upsets fourth seed; Anand makes first-round exit

Twenty-year-old K. Srikanth caused one of the biggest upsets of the India Open Super Series badminton by defeating Danish fourth seed Jan O Jorgensen while former national champion Chetan Anand made a first-round exit from men`s singles here on Wednesday.

Apr 24, 2013, 16:41 PM IST