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Malaysia Open: Kidambi Srikanth goes down fighting against Chen Long in quarter-final

Srikanth slumped to an 18-21, 19-21 defeat at the hands of Long in a thrilling last-eight clash of the men's singles event that lasted 48 minutes. 

Apr 05, 2019, 15:58 PM IST

Malaysia Open: Shuttler Kidambi Srikanth eyes semi-final spot

Srikanth stormed into the quarter-final of the men's singles event of the tournament with a comfortable 21-11, 21-15 win over Khosit Phetpradab of Thailand.

Apr 05, 2019, 10:31 AM IST

Malaysia Open: Kidambi Srikanth seals quarterfinal spot, PV Sindhu loses

The Mixed doubles pair of Pranaav Jerry Chopra and N Sikki Reddy lost 21-15 17-21 13-21 to the local combination of Tan Kian Meng and Lai Pei Jing of Malaysia India to bow out.

Apr 04, 2019, 17:31 PM IST

PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth enter second round of Malaysia Open

Fifth seed Sindhu will now look to avenge her All England loss against Korea's Sung Ji Hyun, whom she faces next, while Srikanth will meet Thailand's Khosit Phetpradab on Thursday.

Apr 03, 2019, 17:03 PM IST

Malaysia Open: Shuttler Sameer Verma stunned by China's Shi Yuqi in opener

Sameer went down fighting against Yuqi 20-22, 23-21, 12-21 in a three-game thriller that lasted one hour and five minutes. 

Apr 02, 2019, 17:30 PM IST

Badminton in Tokyo Olympics going to be tougher than last three Games: Saina Nehwal

Saina has been troubled by injuries of late. After her knee surgery in 2016, she has been striving hard to return to her peak form. She was World No. 1 for a few weeks in 2015.

Mar 31, 2019, 17:11 PM IST

Israel's badminton star Misha Zilberman carrying on despite visa issues

The 30-year-old is a regular in the international circuit but visa restriction in Arab nations has affected his career over the years.

Mar 27, 2019, 17:34 PM IST

Sindhu, Srikanth lose in Malaysia Open semifinals, Indian challenge over

Sindhu and Tai played some high quality rallies, which were laced with drop shots and tight net strokes.

Jun 30, 2018, 14:16 PM IST

Sindhu, Srikanth enter semifinals of Malaysia Open

Both PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth registered straight-game wins in their quarterfinal matches.

Jun 29, 2018, 19:31 PM IST

Malaysia Open: Indian hope Ajay Jayaram loses to South Korea's Son Wan Ho in quarters

Jayaram, the lone Indian to have crossed the first-round barrier of the tournament, was handed a 18-21, 14-21 defeat in 37 minutes by Son.

Apr 07, 2017, 21:17 PM IST

Malaysia Open: Indian shuttler Ajay Jayaram stuns fourth-seeded Viktor Axelsen to enter quarters

The match which lasted around 44 minutes at the Stadium Perpaduan - 3 here, saw a fightback from the Indian shuttler after dropping the opening game 9-11.

Apr 06, 2017, 16:29 PM IST

Malaysia Open: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu enter second round; H S Prannoy​, K Srikanth out

However in men's singles, Rio Olympics hopefuls H S Prannoy and K Srikanth failed to cross the opening hurdle.

Apr 07, 2016, 00:01 AM IST

Anirban Lahiri aims to end European Tour on a high

Lahiri, who won Malaysia Open and Indian Open in February.

Nov 18, 2015, 18:18 PM IST

India's Anirban Lahiri drops to 51st in golf rankings

 Following his tied 30th finish in the just-concluded Open de France here, India's Anirban Lahiri on Monday dropped four places to 51st in the latest World Golf Rankings.

Jul 06, 2015, 17:48 PM IST

Chinese superstars Chen Long, Lin Dan on collision course at Malaysia Open

World number one Chen Long cruised again on Friday while his legendary compatriot Lin Dan survived a scare, but the Chinese shuttlers stayed on a collision course for the final of the Malaysia Open.

Apr 03, 2015, 21:59 PM IST

China`s Chen Long, Lin Dan dominate Malaysia Open

World champion Chen Long of China was on top form as he stormed into the second round of the Malaysia Open after an easy win over Japan`s Takuma Ueda on Wednesday.

Apr 01, 2015, 20:46 PM IST

Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth enter second round of Malaysia Open

Newly-crowned India Open champions, Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth continued their rampaging international run, notching up contrasting victories to enter the second round of the USD 500,000 Malaysia Open Super Series Premier, here on Wednesday.

Apr 01, 2015, 16:16 PM IST

Kidambi Srikanth enters second round of Malaysia Open

Newly-crowned India Open badminton champion, Kidambi Srikanth continued his impressive run as he notched up another hard-fought win over England's Rajiv Ouseph in a three-game men's singles match of the USD 500,000 Malaysia Open Super Series Premier, here on Wednesday.

Apr 01, 2015, 12:11 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

Lee Chong Wei to play on until 2016 Rio Olympics

Malaysia`s world number one badminton player Lee Chong Wei has ruled out retirement and decided to carry on for two more years until the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Apr 08, 2014, 11:50 AM IST