Satwiksairaj Rankireddy

Kidambi Srikanth, Satwik-Ashwini enter quarterfinals of Swiss Open

Former men's singles champion Kidambi Srikanth and the mixed doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa progressed to the quarterfinals of the Swiss Open Super 300 badminton tournament in Basel on Thursday.  

Mar 04, 2021, 15:57 PM IST

PV Sindhu, Sameer Verma eases into Thailand Open quarterfinals

Sameer Verma will now face world three Anders Antonsen for a place in the semi-finals. On Tuesday, Verma had registered a stunning comeback win against Zii Jia as he came with a lion-hearted performance to secure a 18-21, 27-25, 21-19 win in a thrilling opening match that lasted for one hour and 14 minutes. Verma was uncertain of making the Asian Leg, and said he'd arrived in Bangkok in perhaps not the best frame of mind.


Jan 21, 2021, 11:30 AM IST

China Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty crash out in semi-final

The Indian pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty suffered a major blow as they crashed out of the ongoing China Open after going down in the semi-final clash of the men's doubles event of the tournament in Fuzhou on Saturday. 

Nov 09, 2019, 16:57 PM IST

China Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty storm into semi-final

Satwiksairaj and Chirag rebounded strongly from the second game down to seal a 21-18 21-23 21-11 win over Hiroyuki Endo and Yuta Watanabe of Japan and storm into the last-eight of the tournament. 

Nov 08, 2019, 15:37 PM IST

Shuttlers Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty settle for silver at French Open

In August, the Indian duo had bagged their maiden BWF Super 500 title at the Thailand Open. 

Oct 28, 2019, 11:31 AM IST

Thailand Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty become first Indian pair to win Super 500 event

Rankireddy and Shetty's previous best performance came when they won Hyderabad Open Super 100 tournament in 2018 before they made it to the final of Syed Modi International Super 300 tournament in the same year. 

Aug 04, 2019, 14:57 PM IST

Thailand Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty reach final of men's doubles

The top-ranked Indian pair will now square off with third-seeded Chinese team of Li Jun Hui and Liu Yu Chen in the final. 

Aug 03, 2019, 16:02 PM IST

Thailand Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty eye final spot in men's doubles

 Rankireddy and Shetty rebounded strongly from the second game down against the Korean pair of Choi Solgyu and Seo Seung Jae to eventually seal a 21-17, 17-21, 21-19 triumph in a thrilling last-eight clash that lasted exactly one hour. 

Aug 03, 2019, 12:17 PM IST

India's doubles badminton coach Tan Kim Her steps down

Tan Kim Her has earlier coached England, South Korea and Malaysia and there are speculations that he might have received some lucrative offer from another country.

Mar 02, 2019, 11:21 AM IST

Satwik-Chirag lose to draw curtains on India's campaign at French Open

Commonwealth Games silver medallists Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Sen suffered a straight-game loss to world no 1 pair of Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo in the semifinals of the French Open BWF World Tour Super 750 tournament on Saturday.

Oct 27, 2018, 23:16 PM IST

Badminton: Red Bull Shuttle Up doubles tournament to kickstart in Delhi

Qualifiers will be held across 5 cities - Delhi, Bangalore, Guwahati, Hyderabad and Mumbai.

Oct 03, 2018, 20:42 PM IST

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa enters World Badminton Championship quarterfinals

 The Indian mixed doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa pulled off a stunning victory over the Malaysian world no.7 combination of Goh Soon Huat and Shevon Jemie Lai to progress to the quarterfinals of the World Championship here today.

Aug 02, 2018, 16:58 PM IST

Saina Nehwal, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Ashwini Ponnappa enter Badminton World Championships quarterfinals

Saina Nehwal won in straight two games against Ratchanok Intanon while Satwiksairaj and Ashwini beat Goh Soon Huat and Shevon Jemie Lai.

Aug 02, 2018, 16:57 PM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Shuttlers Ashwini, Satwik reach round of 32 in mixed doubles

 Ashwini and Satwik needed just 20 minutes to brush past the Guernsey duo 21-9, 21-5 in straight games.

Apr 10, 2018, 10:51 AM IST

Badminton Rankings: HS Prannoy No 12, Satwik-Chirag break into top 20

HS Prannoy's good run at the All England Championship saw him jump four places and regain his world No. 12 spot, while men's doubles combo of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty broke into the top 20 in the latest BWF ranking on Thursday.

Mar 22, 2018, 19:27 PM IST

Badminton: Satwik, Chirag eye history and medal on CWG debut

At 17 and 20 respectively, Satwik and Chirag form a formidable pair that has proved its mettle in international badminton, often punching above their weight, only to fall short of podium finishes.

Mar 21, 2018, 16:34 PM IST

Shuttlers Ponnapa-Rankireddy enter mixed doubles main draw of China Open

The mixed doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa qualified for the main draw of China Open Superseries Premier event after two fighting victories in the qualifying, here on Tuesday.

Nov 14, 2017, 14:36 PM IST

Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy enter second round in Denmark Open

World number eight Srikanth overcame a spirited challenge from compatriot qualifier Subhankar Dey, who played for Greve team at the Danish league this year.

Oct 18, 2017, 21:19 PM IST

Satwik-Ponnappa in main draw of Denmark Open, Kashyap out

In men's singles qualification, Kashyap overcame Denmark's Victor Svendsen 21-13 21-16 but lost to Japan's Takuma Ueda 4-21 19-21 in 36 minutes.

Oct 17, 2017, 22:35 PM IST