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Sameer Verma

Singapore Open: PV Sindhu stunned by Nozomi Okuhara in semis

With Sindhu's loss, India's challenge in the Singapore Open has also folded. 

Apr 13, 2019, 17:56 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

PV Sindhu and company look at India Open to bring cheer to home fans

In women`s singles for India, Sindhu is seeded second while compatriot Saina has been seeded fifth.
 

Mar 17, 2019, 18:29 PM IST

Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma look to put behind All England disappointment at Swiss Open

Seeded third Saina is expected to face second-seeded He Bingjiao of China in the semi-finals of the Swiss Open if the results fall in her favour.

Mar 11, 2019, 12:57 PM IST

All England Championships will be our target next year: Chief national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand

Gopichand was the last Indian to win the All England Championship in 2001, achieving the coveted feat after 21 years of Prakash Padukone's 1980 title.

Dec 16, 2018, 19:29 PM IST

World Tour Finals: PV Sindhu faces tough road; Sameer Verma eyes knockout berth

Sindhu has been the most impressive among the Indian shuttlers as she claimed silver medals at all the major events -- Commonwealth Games, Asian Games and World Championship.

Dec 11, 2018, 14:17 PM IST

Sameer Verma defends title at Syed Modi International

The 24-year-old from Madhya Pradesh showed immaculate defence and a never-say-die attitude to eke out a 16-21 21-19 21-14 win in the finals against 22-year-old Lu, who has won the Australian Open and Canada Open this year.

Nov 25, 2018, 19:23 PM IST

Syed Modi International: Saina Nehwal eyes fourth title

Saina Nehwal defeated  Indonesia's Ruselli Hartawan to book her place in the finals of the Syed Modi International Badminton Championship.

Nov 25, 2018, 12:41 PM IST

Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma enter final of Syed Modi International

Former three-time winner Saina Nehwal and reigning champion Sameer Verma were a step away from clinching the men's and women's singles titles respectively, reaching the finals of the Syed Modi International World Tour Super 300 here on Saturday.

Nov 24, 2018, 22:22 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

Sameer Verma, B Sai Praneeth exit Australian Open badminton

Fourth seed Sameer Verma was shocked by Chinese qualifier Lu Guangzu, while second seed B Sai Praneeth was knocked out by Lee Cheuk Yiu as the Indian challenge ended at Australian Open badminton championship on Friday.

May 11, 2018, 20:49 PM IST

B Sai Praneeth, Sameer Verma enter QFs of Australian Open

Indian shuttlers B Sai Praneeth and Sameer Verma lived up to their billing and registered straight game victories to progress to the quarterfinals of the men's singles event at the Australian Open on Thursday.

May 10, 2018, 17:09 PM IST

Praneeth, Sameer progress with contrasting wins in Australian Open badminton

While Praneeth beat Israel's Misha Zilberman in straight games 21-17 21-14, Sameer had to toil hard to get the better of New Zealand's Abhinav Manota 13-21 21-17 21-12 in the opening round of the HSBC BWF World Tour Super 300 event.

May 09, 2018, 18:17 PM IST

B Sai Praneeth marches on, Sameer Verma crashes out of NZ Open badminton

B Sai Praneeth was the lone Indian left in the fray at the New Zealand Open Badminton Championship after he entered the semifinals of the men's singles event on Friday.

May 04, 2018, 17:40 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: Sameer Verma enters semifinals of Orleans Open

Sameer Verma emerged as the lone Indian survivor at the Orleans Open World Super 100 tournament after reaching the semifinals with a hard-fought win over local hope Lucas Corvee in men's singles competition.

Mar 31, 2018, 13:09 PM IST

Parupalli Kashyap, Sameer Verma in quarters of Orleans Open World Super 100

Indian shuttlers P Kashyap and Sameer Verma entered the quarterfinals of the Orleans Open World Super 100 tournament with straight-game wins in the men's singles competition.

Mar 30, 2018, 16:31 PM IST

My focus is on staying fit, says shuttler Sameer Verma

With his short international career affected by multiple injuries, Sameer Verma wants to focus on remaining fit as setting specific goals according to him is an exercise in futility.

Feb 26, 2018, 14:32 PM IST

Sameer Verma stuns Jan O Jorgensen to lift Swiss Open title

The 23-year-old from Madhya Pradesh showed great anticipation and technique and added power to his smashes, bamboozling Jorgensen 21-15 21-13 in a lop-sided contest.

Feb 26, 2018, 10:17 AM IST

Parupalli Kashyap in Austrian final while Sameer to play for Swiss Open title

In Vienna, 31-year-old Kashyap beat fifth-seeded Estonian Raul Must 21-18 21-4 in only 37 minutes to reach the title round.

Feb 24, 2018, 23:35 PM IST