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HS Prannoy stuns Tommy Sugiarto, Sai Praneeth crashes out of New Zealand Open

Unseeded Prannoy shocked second seed Sugiarto 21-14 21-12 in just 37 minutes to book his place in the last-eight round, where he will be up against fifth seed Kanta Tsuneyama of Japan.

May 02, 2019, 16:43 PM IST

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

Saina Nehwal eyeing second title of season at New Zealand Open

World no. 9 is the only Indian to have won a title at the Indonesia Masters this year and Saina would be looking to add another one to her kitty.

Apr 29, 2019, 17:02 PM IST

B Sai Praneeth goes down fighting in Auckland semifinals

Indian shuttler B Sai Praneeth went down fighting to second seed Jonatan Christie of Indonesia in the men's singles semifinals of the New Zealand Open badminton on Saturday.

May 05, 2018, 16:37 PM IST

Badminton: Rohan-Kuhoo, Shivam-Poorvisha enter second round at NZ Open

The young Indian mixed doubles pair of Rohan Kapoor and Kuhoo Garg and Shivam Sharma and S Ram Poorvisha entered the second round of the USD 150,000 New Zealand Open Super 100 tournament here on Tuesday.

May 01, 2018, 16:09 PM IST

Fit-again Ajay Jayaram, Sourabh Verma eye good run at NZ Open

Jayaram, who returned to action at the China Masters early this month after recovering from a hamstring injury that took nearly eight months to heal, opens his campaign against fourth seed Hsu Jen Hao from Chinese Taipei.

Apr 30, 2018, 15:13 PM IST

New Zealand Open badminton: Parupalli Kashyap, HS Prannoy progress to Round 3

Kashyap had an easy win over Guo, Prannoy had two tough games as he beat Abdul Kholik.

Aug 02, 2017, 18:15 PM IST

Four Indian doubles pairs enter 2nd round of New Zealand Open

Manu Attri and Ashwini Ponnappa led the Indian charge in the Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament.

Mar 23, 2016, 19:41 PM IST

Anand Pawar, Rachita Sahdev lose as India's campaign ends in New Zealand Open

The Indian campaign at the USD 120,000 New Zealand Open Grand Prix Gold ended today after Anand Pawar and Rachita Sahdev lost their respective matches here on Thursday.

Apr 30, 2015, 16:43 PM IST

Indian shuttler Anand Pawar reaches prequarters of New Zealand Open

Indian shuttler Anand Pawar notched up straight-game victories in the first two rounds to advance to the men's singles prequarterfinals of the New Zealand Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament here on Wednesday.

Apr 29, 2015, 20:41 PM IST

Ice-cool Ko aims to have fun at Mission Hills

New Zealand`s Lydia Ko has been exposed to increased expectation and much bigger crowds since becoming world number one but, so far, the 17-year-old is handling it all with remarkable poise.

Apr 02, 2015, 09:12 AM IST

Lydia Ko cruises to New Zealand Open victory

World number one Lydia Ko cruised to her second New Zealand Open championship crown in three years on Sunday after surviving a slight wobble midway through her final round.

Mar 01, 2015, 12:52 PM IST

Aussie young gun leads in Fiji International

Australian youngster Jake Higginbottom took a two-shot lead in the inaugural Fiji International at Natadola Bay on Friday after shooting a second round three-under-par 69.

Aug 15, 2014, 12:58 PM IST

Arvind Bhat out of New Zealand Open

The Indian challenge in New Zealand Open badminton in Auckland ended Friday with fifth seed Arvind Bhat losing in straight games to top seed Jen Hao Hsu of Chinese Taipei in the semi-finals of the $50,000 Grand Prix event.

Apr 19, 2014, 08:06 AM IST

Shuttlers Sourabh, Arvind progress in New Zealand Open

Indian shuttlers Sourabh Verma and Arvind Bhat entered the second round of the men`s singles event at the SkyCity New Zealand Open with contrasting wins over their respective rivals in Auckland today.

Apr 15, 2014, 20:33 PM IST

Rupesh, Thomas clinch New Zealand Open

India`s doubles combination of Rupesh Kumar and Thomas Sanave beat Hirokatsu Hashimoto and Noriyasu Hirata of Japan to win the New Zealand Open Grand Prix title in Auckland Saturday.

Aug 01, 2009, 22:18 PM IST

Rupesh, Thomas clinch New Zealand Open

India`s doubles combination of Rupesh Kumar and Thomas Sanave beat Hirokatsu Hashimoto and Noriyasu Hirata of Japan to win the New Zealand Open Grand Prix title in Auckland Saturday.

Aug 01, 2009, 22:18 PM IST