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Korea Open: Shuttler Parupalli Kashyap faces Japan's Kento Momota for final spot

Kashyap, the 2014 Commonwealth Games champion, is currently the lone Indian survivor in the tournament. 

Sep 28, 2019, 07:59 AM IST

Korea Open: Shuttler Parupalli Kashyap thrashes Denmark's Jan O Jorgensen to reach semi-final

With the win, Kashyap has now set up a clash against top-seed Kento Momota of Japan for a place in the summit showdown of the tournament. 

Sep 27, 2019, 16:55 PM IST

Shuttler Parupalli Kashyap eye semi-final berth at Korea Open

Kashyap rebounded strongly from the second game down to seal a 21-17, 11-21, 21-12 win over Daren Liew of Malaysia in the pre-quarterfinal clash of the tournament that lasted 56 minutes. 

Sep 27, 2019, 12:02 PM IST

Kidambi Srikanth pulls out of China, Korea Open with a knee injury

Srikanth had previously played in the BWF World Championships where he had lost to Thailand's Kantaphon Wangcharoen in the Round of 16.
 

Sep 13, 2019, 23:35 PM IST

India Open: Defending champion Zhang Beiwen battling fund crunch, lack of training

After a fallout with Singapore authorities, she adopted US nationality in 2013 and has been playing for that country in the international circuit ever since.

Mar 29, 2019, 15:59 PM IST

Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma to fight at Korea Open; Kidambi Srikanth withdraws

Saina, who had skipped the Japan Open earlier this month after winning a bronze at 18th Asian Games, will look to get over the disappointment of her first-round exit at China. 

Sep 24, 2018, 23:33 PM IST

Shuttlers Ajay Jayaram and B Sai Praneeth enter Korea Open second round

K Srikanth, P Kashyap, H S Prannoy and Tanvi Lad fought hard before bowing out of the tournament.

Sep 28, 2016, 18:01 PM IST

Parupalli Kashyap reaches main draw of Korea Open

K Srikanth, Ajay Jayaram, H S Prannoy and B Sai Praneeth will start their campaign in men's singles, while Tanvi Lad will be the only competitor in women's singles.

Sep 27, 2016, 17:04 PM IST

Japan Open: Kidambi Srikanth advances to quarterfinals after Ajay Jayaram's injury

Jayaram retired following the end of the opening game, which went in favour of Srikanth 21-16.

Sep 22, 2016, 16:01 PM IST

Saina Nehwal and Co. start campaign at Denmark Open

After skipping the Korea Open, World No. 1 Saina Nehwal will be back in action when she leads the Indian challenge at the Denmark Open and sharing some of the limelight in the USD 650,000 Super Series Premier event will be Ajay Jayaram, who clinched the Dutch Open last evening.

Oct 12, 2015, 12:47 PM IST

BAI mulling to recommend Ajay Jayaram's name for TOP scheme

The Badminton Association of India (BAI) is planning to recommend Ajay Jayaram for the TOP scheme, following his maiden Super Series final appearance last week at the Korea Open.

Sep 25, 2015, 16:37 PM IST

After good show at Korea Open, Ajay Jayaram climbs up seven places in BWF rankings

Riding on his stupendous performance in the Korea Open Super series, Indian shuttler Ajay Jayaram has climbed up seven places to be ranked World No. 25 in the latest rankings issued by the Badminton World Federation today.

Sep 24, 2015, 14:36 PM IST

Reaching Korea Open final was a big moment: Ajay Jayaram

More than a year after recovering from a shoulder injury, Ajay Jayaram earned a final appearance at the Korea Open last week and the Indian shuttler said it was a big moment for him after enduring a challenging seven-month layoff.

Sep 22, 2015, 14:06 PM IST

Shuttler Ajay​ Jayaram shocks world No 7 to reach Korea Open final

 Indian shuttler Ajay Jayaram today continued his rampaging run at the Korea Open notching up a sensational straight-game upset victory over world No 7 Chou Tien Chen of Chinese Taipei to storm into the finals of the USD 600,000 Super Series event here on Saturday.

Sep 19, 2015, 16:11 PM IST

Ajay Jayaram lone Indian survivor at Korea Open

 Indian shuttler Ajay Jayaram emerged as the lone survivor at the Korea Open after he defeated Hong Kong's Wong Wing Ki Vincent to reach the quarterfinals of the men's singles event even as P V Sindhu bowed out of the Super Series tournament here on Thursday.

Sep 17, 2015, 16:12 PM IST

PV Sindhu wins, Parupalli Kashyap loses in Korea Open

Top Indian shuttler P V Sindhu started her campaign at the USD 600,000 Korea Open with a hard-fought win over Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon, but it was curtains for Parupalli Kashyap in men's singles event at the Super Series tournament here today.

Sep 16, 2015, 12:43 PM IST

Saina Nehwal aims to excel in all Super Series in run up to Rio Olympics

World Championship silver medallist shuttler Saina Nehwal is aiming to remain injury free and excel in all the Super Series tournaments in the run up to next year's Rio Olympics.

Aug 19, 2015, 13:30 PM IST

BWF Super Series to start with All-England in March

The All England Open Badminton Championships will be the first Super Series tournament in 2015 instead of the Korea Open - giving the elite players a two-month break at the start of the year.

Apr 06, 2014, 17:53 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

Fit-again Saina starts campaign in Malaysia

After skipping season-opening Korea Open due to fitness issues, a fit-again Saina Nehwal will now start her campaign in the USD 500,000 Malaysia Super Series Premier which starts with the qualifiers from Tuesday.

Jan 13, 2014, 16:41 PM IST