Thailand Open

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

HS Prannoy fights through pain to upset world no. 7 Jonatan Christie in Thailand Open

H S Prannoy had spent two weeks stressing over his physical and mental health after contracting Covid-19 last November. The infection left him with pain in his ribcage even though everything looked normal in the tests. He could resume training only in the second week of December but had to go through the ordeal of a false Covid positive result ahead of the Yonex Thailand Open last week. 

Jan 20, 2021, 16:19 PM IST

PV Sindhu, K Srikanth make impressive starts at Thailand Open

Top Indian shuttlers P V Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth notched up straight-game wins in the opening round to make impressive starts at the Toyota Thailand Open Super 1000 tournament in Bangkok on Tuesday. A week after being sent packing by Denmark’s Mia Blichfeldt in the first event of the Asia leg, world champion Sindhu showed great discipline and focus to see off world no.12 Busanan 21-17 21-13 in the women’s singles opener.    

Jan 19, 2021, 12:06 PM IST

Saina Nehwal crashes out of Thailand Open

The match saw both the shuttlers tussle for over an hour ended with Saina Nehwal winning the first game but failing to make an impact in the next two. 

Jan 14, 2021, 17:06 PM IST

Kidambi Srikanth pulls out of Thailand Open due to calf muscle injury

After Kidambi Srikanth's exit, Saina Nehwal remains the only Indian who will feature in the single's event of Thailand Open. 

Jan 14, 2021, 15:36 PM IST

Thailand Open: Two support personnel test positive for Covid-19

The Covid-19 pandemic continued to hog the limelight at the Thailand Open with BWF on Wednesday confirming that two support personnel have tested positive for the deadly virus.

Jan 13, 2021, 21:07 PM IST

Thailand Open: Kidambi Srikanth, Saina Nehwal breeze into second round

Kidambi Srikanth, Saina Nehwal on Wednesday advanced into the second round of the ongoing Thailand Open Super 1000 tournament.  

Jan 13, 2021, 19:15 PM IST

HS Prannoy returns COVID-19 'false positive' after Saina Nehwal's positive test

Saina Nehwal and her husband Parupalli Kashyap have as a result both been withdrawn from the Thailand Open.

Jan 12, 2021, 13:26 PM IST

Breaking: Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy test COVID-19 positive in Thailand Open

Nehwal's husband Parupalli Kashyap also taken to hospital for testing since he was in close proximity.

Jan 12, 2021, 10:08 AM 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

Shuttler Sai Praneeth eyes semi-final berth at Thailand Open

Last week, Praneeth had made it to the semi-finals of the Japan Open, only to see himself going down against top-seeded Kento Momota of Japan 18-21, 12-21.

Aug 02, 2019, 13:10 PM IST

Kidambi Srikanth, Parupalli Kashyap make early exit at Thailand Open

Phetpradab who is ranked 32nd in the world rankings recorded a comprehensive win in just an hour and three minutes, over Srikanth.

Aug 01, 2019, 17:53 PM IST

Saina Nehwal crashes out of Thailand Open after shocking second-round defeat

This defeat will certainly be a setback for Saina who delivered an excellent performance against Thailand's Phittayaporn Chaiwan on Wednesday. 

Aug 01, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

Ace shuttlers Sourabh and Sai Uttejitha make early exit at Thailand Open

Sourabh lost to Kanta Tsunemaya of Japan while Uttejitha Rao lost to China's Chen Xiao Xin

Jul 31, 2019, 13:51 PM IST

Indian shuttlers Sourabh Verma and Sai Uttejitha enter Thailand Open main draw

Sourabh will be facing Kanta Tsunemaya of Japan while Uttejitha Rao will be locking horns with China`s Chen Xiao Xin in their respective first-round matches on Wednesday.

Jul 30, 2019, 16:45 PM IST

PV Sindhu withdraws from Thailand Open, Saina Nehwal to play

The 24-year-old did not tell any specific reason for withdrawing her name from the competition.

Jul 30, 2019, 15:52 PM IST

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

PV Sindhu goes down 15-21, 18-21 to Nozomi Okuhara in Thailand Open final

 Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu's title drought year continued as she suffered a straight-game defeat against Japan's Nozomi Okuhara in the summit clash of the USD 350,000 Thailand Open World Tour Super 500 badminton tournament.

Jul 15, 2018, 18:10 PM IST