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Saina Nehwal crashes out of New Zealand Open after shocking loss to world number 212

The 29-year-old Olympic bronze medallist and world number nine lost 16-21 23-21 4-21 to her 19-year-old opponent in the women's singles match that lasted one hour and seven minutes.

May 01, 2019, 17:19 PM IST

Teen shuttler Lakshya Sen eyes top 30 ranking by year end

Lakshya, who had reached the finals at the 2017 edition and semifinal at last edition of the Nationals, is eager to get the senior national title under his belt.

Feb 13, 2019, 11:38 AM IST

Bengaluru Raptors edge out Pune Aces 4-3 in PBL thriller

In the deciding men's singles match, B Sai Praneeth defeated Lakshya Sen 15-9 15-13 to wrap the contest in Bengaluru's favour.

Dec 30, 2018, 23:39 PM IST

Youth Olympics: Shuttler Lakshya stumbles in final hurdle, settles for silver

Sen, the reigning junior Asian champion lost 15-21 19-21 in a 42-minute final match to bag the silver. 

Oct 13, 2018, 12:15 PM IST

Lakshya Sen wins Badminton Asia Junior Championship, ends 53 year title drought

The World no.9 eased past Vitidsarn in straight sets the Under 19 final to win India’s first Men’s singles gold in 53 years.

Jul 22, 2018, 18:28 PM IST

Lakshya Sen gives Lin Dan a scare before losing, Sai Praneeth, Sameer Verma march on at Auckland Open

Teenage shuttler Lakshya Sen reaffirmed his status as one of India's rising talent as he gave legendary Lin Dan a scare before losing in three games at the Auckland Open Badmointon Championship on Thursday.

May 03, 2018, 19:14 PM IST

Badminton World Federation: Kidambi Srikanth at 4th, Lakshya Sen breaks into top 100

Lakshya, 16, was rewarded for his good run in international badminton this season. The youngster had clinched the Eurasia Bulgarian Open and India International Series, before finishing runners-up at the Tata Open India International Challenge last week.

Dec 07, 2017, 17:48 PM IST

Tata Open India International Badminton Challenge: India's Lakshya Sen stunned by Thai shuttler Sitthikom Thammasin in final

The men's final produced some fighting display from both the shuttlers with Sen, a losing quarter finalist in the last world junior championships, dominating the opening game before faltering in the last two after frittering away chances.

Dec 03, 2017, 21:00 PM IST

16-year-old Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen wins Bulgaria Open International Series

World Junior No 1 was recently sent to train under former All England champion Peter Gade, who is currently the head coach of French national team.

Aug 17, 2017, 16:19 PM IST

Sports Minister Vijay Goel hails new BWF Junior World No 1 Lakshya Sen

Sen hails from Almora district in Uttarakhand.

Feb 02, 2017, 23:03 PM IST