Saina Nehwal

International Olympic Day: Sushil Kumar, Saina Nehwal share medal-winning memory

On the occasion of International Olympic Day, Sushil Kumar and Saina Nehwal on Tuesday shared their medal-winning memories at the showpiece event.

Jun 23, 2020, 12:13 PM IST

Sports fraternity condoles demise of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput

The sports fraternity came in unison to pay deepest condolences to Bollywood actor Sushant, who committed suicide on Sunday by hanging himself at his residence in Bandra.

Jun 14, 2020, 15:11 PM IST

Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma condemn killing of pregnant elephant in Kerala

On May 27, a 15-year-old pregnant elephant had entered into a village in search of food, but a local allegedly fed her a pineapple stuffed with firecrackers in Kerala`s Malappuram. 

Jun 04, 2020, 13:08 PM IST

Pullela Gopichand donates Rs 26 lakh towards coronavirus relief fund

Gopichand will contribute Rs 10 lakh to Telangana Chief Minister's Relief Fund and Rs. 5 lakh to Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister's Relief Fund.

Apr 06, 2020, 13:34 PM IST

All England Open: PV Sindhu advances, Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth bow out

Meanwhile, Sai Praneeth--the other Indian in the fray--too crashed out of the tournament after going down 12-21, 13-21 against Zhao Jun Peng of China in 33 minutes.

Mar 12, 2020, 13:52 PM IST

Barcelona Spain Masters: India's challenge ends as Ajay Jayaram bows out

Earlier, Jayaram had booked his place in the semi-finals of the tournament after registering a 21-14, 21-15 victory against France's Thomas Rouxel.

Feb 23, 2020, 10:36 AM IST

Barcelona Spain Masters: Saina Nehwal crashes out, Ajay Jayaram storms into semis

The 29-year-old suffered yet another last-eight defeat after going down 20-22, 19-21 against her third seed opponent Ongbamrungphan in exactly 45 minutes. 

Feb 22, 2020, 10:15 AM IST

Happy for her; Olympics immediate aim: Saina Nehwal's father on her joining BJP

Saina's political roots were taking shape before the 2019 General Elections when the then BJP president Amit Shah visited Saina's home as part of his ''Jan Sampark Yatra''. 

Jan 29, 2020, 22:23 PM IST

Breaking News: Badminton Star Saina Nehwal Joins BJP

Olympic medalist, Saina Nehwal joins BJP. She said she is 'Inspired by Narendra Sir'. Saina's elder sister Abu Chandranshu Nehwal also joined BJP today. Last year cricketer Gautam Gambhir and wrestler Babita Phogat joined the saffron party.

Jan 29, 2020, 14:02 PM IST

Breaking News: Saina Nehwal, Olympic medallist and badminton star, joins BJP

Popular badminton player and Olympic-bronze medalist Saina Nehwal joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday (January 29).

Jan 29, 2020, 12:23 PM IST

Saina Nehwal knocked out of Thailand Masters by Denmark's Line Kjaersfeldt

Shuttler Saina Nehwal knocked out of Thailand Master by Denmark's Line Kjaersfeldt.

Jan 23, 2020, 13:09 PM IST

PV Sindhu wins; Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, Sai Praneeth, Sourabh Verma out in 1st round of Indonesia Masters

Saina Nehwal, who is the defending champion in the women`s singles category, lost to Japan's Sayaki Takahashi. She won the first game but then was completely outclassed in the second and third with the final scoreline reading 19-21, 21-13, 21-5 in the Japanese player's favour.

Jan 15, 2020, 19:48 PM IST

Malaysia Masters: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal crash out in quarter-finals

Earlier, Sindhu eased past Aya Ohori of Japan 21-10, 21-15 in the second round of the tournament to book her spot in the quarter-final of the tournament

Jan 10, 2020, 16:57 PM IST

Saina Nehwal storms into Malaysia Masters quarters, faces Carolina Marin

Saina Nehwal will now face Rio Olympic gold medallist Carolina Marin of Spain -- who defeated China's Cai Yanyan 21-4, 24-22 -- for a semi-final berth in the Super 500 tournament.

Jan 09, 2020, 13:22 PM IST

Saina Nehwal marches on in Malaysia Masters; Sai Praneeth, Kidambi Srikanth knocked out

Saina Nehwal cruised into the second round of the women's singles event after registering a convincing win over Belgium's Lianne Tan. Saina, the London Olympics bronze medallist, beat Tan 21-15, 21-17 in 36 minutes.

Jan 08, 2020, 17:44 PM IST

Malaysia Masters: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal look to begin 2020 on a high

Sindhu will take on Russia's Evgeniya Kosetskaya in the first round of the tournament. 

Jan 06, 2020, 16:43 PM IST

Saina Nehwal treats Parineeti Chopra with mother's special aloo parathas

She says it's a blessing that Saina's and her physical attributes match.

Dec 19, 2019, 17:29 PM IST

Saina Nehwal pulls out of Premier Badminton League 5

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal has announced that she would not be taking part in the upcoming fifth edition of the Premier Badminton League (PBL), which is slated to take place from January 20 and February 9, 2020.

Nov 24, 2019, 21:01 PM IST

Saina Nehwal crashes out in first round of Hong Kong Open

This is Saina Nehwal's second consecutive opening round defeat to Cai Yan Yan of China.

Nov 13, 2019, 08:42 AM IST

Fuzhou China Open: Saina Nehwal loses to Cai Yan Yan exits in first round

Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal crashed out of the ongoing China Open after suffering a shock straight-games defeat to China's Yan Yan Cai in her first round contest on Wednesday.

Nov 06, 2019, 13:00 PM IST