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Swiss Open: B Sai Praneeth stunned by top-seed Shi Yuqi in final

On Saturday, Praneeth showcased a rich vein of form as he swept aside second-seed Chen Long of China in straight games to cement his spot in the finals of the Swiss Open.

Mar 17, 2019, 23:35 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

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

Badminton: RMV Gurusaidutt, Sameer Verma reach quarters of Swiss Open

Gurusaidutt defeated compatriot Sourabh Verma 21-18 21-14, while second seed Sameer eked out an 11-21 21-18 21-16 win over Japan's Yu Igarashi.

Feb 22, 2018, 21:49 PM IST

Swiss Open GP: HS Prannoy knocked out by China's Shi Yuqi in quarterfinals

Earlier, fourth seeded Indian mixed doubles pair of Pranaav Jerry Chopra and N Sikki Reddy also had suffered a 19-21 17-21 loss to fifth seeded Chinese duo of Zhang Nan and Li Yinhui.

Mar 18, 2017, 11:03 AM IST

Swiss Open: HS Prannoy shocks Marc Zwiebler to capture 2nd Grand Prix Gold title

Prannoy had previously won the Indonesia Open Grand Prix Gold in 2014.

Mar 20, 2016, 21:55 PM IST

Swiss Open: Dominic Thiem downs top seed David Goffin for third career title

Austria`s Dominic Thiem claimed his third career ATP title when downing top seed David Goffin 7-5, 6-2 in the Swiss Open final on Sunday.

Aug 02, 2015, 21:03 PM IST

I never give up, says Kidambi Srikanth

On a roll since his China Open triumph, ace shuttler Kidambi Srikanth on Monday attributed his success and meteoric rise in world rankings to a "never give up till the end" attitude and said he is ready to work harder to achieve the unprecedented World No. 1 status.

Mar 23, 2015, 18:13 PM IST

5 lakh cash award for Kidambi Srikanth from BAI

Badminton Association of India (BAI) President Akhilesh Das Gupta on Monday announced a cash award of Rs five lakhs for World No.4 Kidambi Srikanth in recognition of the young shuttler's Swiss Open victory.

Mar 16, 2015, 22:58 PM IST

Pablo Andujar beats Juan Monaco in Swiss Open final

Pablo Andujar of Spain won his first title in more than two years on Sunday, beating Juan Monaco of Argentina 6-3, 7-5 in the Swiss Open final.

Jul 27, 2014, 23:42 PM IST

Monaco mounts a comeback to reach Gstaad final

Argentine Juan Monaco claimed a place in his first final in almost a year on Saturday as he defeated Robin Haase 6-3, 7-6 (7/4) at the Swiss Open.

Jul 26, 2014, 22:18 PM IST

Mikhail Youzhny eases into Gstaad defence with opening win

Top seed Mikhail Youzhny began his title defence at the Swiss Open on Thursday with a 6-3, 6-4 opening defeat of Frenchman Kenny De Schepper.

Jul 25, 2014, 12:39 PM IST

Monaco moves into Gstaad quarter-finals

Juan Monaco held his nerve in a tight final set to upset third seed Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-2, 2-6, 6-4 on Wednesday for a second consecutive place in a quarter-final at the Swiss Open.

Jul 23, 2014, 18:36 PM IST

Robin Haase calms his nerves in winning Gstaad start

Last year`s finalist Robin Haase had to fight through an extended case of first-match nerves to advance over Aleksandr Nedovyesov 6-4, 6-7 (3/7), 6-3 on another rainy day at the Swiss Open on Tuesday.

Jul 23, 2014, 10:11 AM IST

Troicki returns as controversial doping ban ends

Viktor Troicki will make his return to tennis when his controversial one-year doping ban ends on Monday, with the Serb playing on a late wild card entry at the Swiss Open in Gstaad.

Jul 20, 2014, 09:19 AM IST

Manassero aiming for history

Italy`s Matteo Manassero is aiming to make history when the European PGA Championship gets underway at Wentworth on Thursday.

May 21, 2014, 11:56 AM IST

Sindhu drops out of top-10

A first round exit from the India Open last week means P.V. Sindhu drops a place to No.11 in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) women’s singles rankings released Thursday.

Apr 10, 2014, 16:51 PM IST

I was confused, disturbed and in doubt: Kashyap

A shoulder injury relapse during last month had left Parupalli Kashyap "confused and disturbed" about his future but he played with the partial dislocation to reach the semifinals of Swiss Open.

Mar 30, 2014, 13:42 PM IST