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September 23, 2017 11:50 am

Pranaav Jerry Chopra and N Sikki Reddy suffered a21-14 15-21 19-21 narrow loss in the semifinals of Japan Open in Tokyo against Takuro Hoki and Sayaka Hirota.

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September 23, 2017 8:36 am

Sikki Reddy-Pranav Chopra have heaved themselves to the highest step Jwala Gutta-V Diju climbed on the circuit — the semifinals.

September 22, 2017 3:21 pm

Kidambi Srikanth made too many errors and squandered 16-13 and 9-6 advantages in the first and second games respectively. Viktor Axelsen, on the other hand, used his smashes to good use.

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September 21, 2017 5:45 pm

Saina Nehwal crashed out of the Japan Open after suffering a 16-21 13-21 defeat against Rio Olympic champion Carolina Marin.

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September 21, 2017 4:40 pm

Kidambi Srikanth demolished Hong Kong's Hu Yun 21-12 21-11 to make it to the final eight. HS Prannoy managed to upstage Chinese Taipei's Hsu Jen Hao 21-16 23-21.

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September 21, 2017 3:32 pm

PV Sindhu could not repeat her Korea Open heroics and lost 18-21 8-21 to Nozomi Okuhara at Japan Open.

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September 21, 2017 4:01 pm

Indian contingent had a mixed day in Tokyo as PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal suffered straight set defeats while Kidambi Srikanth and HS Prannoy progressed into the third round of Japan Open Super Series.

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September 21, 2017 8:20 am

The controversy has also highlighted the disdain with which Indian parents look at doubles, given all the jockeying is happening for the singles spots.

September 21, 2017 9:33 am

PV Sindhu avenged her Glasgow defeat by beating Okuhara to the Korea Open title while Saina Nehwal enjoys a 4-3 head-to-head record over Marin.

September 20, 2017 7:58 pm

PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth started their Japan Open campaigns on Wednesday on a good note in Tokyo. H S Prannoy and Sameer Verma also advanced to the second round with straight-game wins.

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September 20, 2017 3:44 pm

Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth made positive starts to their campaign at the Japan Open Super Series, advancing to the second round with contrasting wins. HS Prannoy and Sameer Verma also advanced to the second round with straight-game wins.

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September 20, 2017 8:08 am

After striking up a rapport with aggressive Carolina Marin, PV Sindhu is just warming up to the rally-machine Nozomi Okuhara. Sindhu, who recently won Korea Super Series title, can face Nozomi in the pre-quarterfinal match.

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September 20, 2017 1:07 am

Indian shuttler Vaishnavi Jakka Reddy has withdrawn from junior World Championships levelling allegations of favouritism against the selection committee, a charge that the Badminton Association of India (BAI) rubbished on Tuesday.

September 19, 2017 10:03 pm

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy paired up with his men's doubles partner Chirag Shetty to edge past Japan's Hirokatsu Hashimoto and Hiroyuki Saeki 14-21 22-20 21-18 in the opening round and then defeated another local combination of Keiichiro Matsui and Yoshinori Takeuchi 21-18 21-12 to qualify for the main draw.

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September 18, 2017 7:07 pm

Newly-crowned Korea Open champion, P V Sindhu will take aim at a third Super Series title this season even as Kidambi Srikanth and Saina Nehwal return toaction at the USD 325,000 Japan Open starting with the qualifiers in Tokyo on Tuesday.

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September 18, 2017 8:31 am

PV Sindhu beat Nozomi Okuhara 22-20, 11-21, 21-18 in Korea Open Super Series final and exacted revenge for World Championships final loss at Glasgow in August. Both fought as hard as then, but Sindhu possessed the better sting for the endgame.

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September 18, 2017 8:06 am

PV Sindhu kept a surprisingly detached countenance soon after she beat Japanese rival Nozomi Okuhara 22-20, 11-21, 21-18 in what was a rematch of last month’s World Championship final.

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September 18, 2017 12:48 am

Indian pair of Sanave Thomas and Rupesh Kumar notched up a lucky victory over compatriots V Diju and J B S Vidyadhar to win the +35 men's doubles crown at the Manorama BWF World Senior Badminton Championships, in kochi on Sunday.

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September 17, 2017 11:05 pm

Indian shuttler PV Sindhu on Sunday outplayed Nozomi Okuhara in women’s singles final at Korea Open Superseries in Seoul. She defeated Okhuara 22-20 11-21 21-18 and claimed the title.

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September 17, 2017 7:58 pm

PV Sindhu is projected to rise to World No 2 in the badminton rankings following her triumph in Seoul to win her first Korea Open Super Series title and third Super Series.

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September 17, 2017 6:16 pm

PV Sindhu avenged her loss from World Championships against Nozomi Okuhara of Japan by beating her in the final of Korea Open Super Series 22-20 11-21 21-18 in Seoul on Sunday.

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September 17, 2017 5:51 pm

PV Sindhu exacted sweet revenge of her World Championship heart-break when she defeated Japan's Nozomi Okuhara 22-20 11-21 20-18 in yet another energy-sapping contest. Sindhu said that the World Championship final was not in her mind during the match.

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September 17, 2017 4:40 pm

PV Sindhu won her third Super Series title and second of the year to win the Korea Open over Nozomi Okuhara. The win avenged her defeat over the Japanese at the World Championships in Glasgow.

September 18, 2017 2:44 am

PV Sindhu avenged her loss from World Championships at Glasgow as she beat Nozomi Okuhara of Japan 22-20 11-21 21-18 to claim her maiden Korea Super Series title.

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September 17, 2017 4:41 pm

PV Sindhu became the first Indian badminton player to lift the title in Korea Superseries after she avenged her loss from Glasgow and beat Nozomi Okuhara 22-20 11-21 21-18 and claim the Korea Open title.

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September 17, 2017 12:42 pm

PV Sindhu avenged her loss from World Championships final in Glasgow against Nozomi Okuhara by beating the Japanese 22-20 11-21 21-18 in the final of the Korea Open Superseries.

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September 17, 2017 10:04 am

Round 1 to PV Sindhu at Rio. Round 2 to Nozomi Okuhara at Glasgow. Sunday brings Round 3 of this riveting rivalry to the world. The two 22-year-olds bring to the contest what an old-fashioned great rivalry must - immense anticipation.

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September 17, 2017 10:40 am

PV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara Live streaming: PV Sindhu and Nozomi Okuhara had last faced each other in the final of the BWF World Championship that the Japanese won. They face each other once again in the title clash of the Korean Super Series.

September 16, 2017 5:31 pm

Dan Travers believes India must be a worry for China as it is fast becoming a dominant force in international badminton. Travers, also, said that the Indian players were feared these days.

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September 16, 2017 4:45 pm

PV Sindhu entered the final of the Korea Super Series on Saturday after a 21-10 17-21 21-16 win over He Bingjiao of China in semi-final. The world number four player will now face Nozomi Okuhara.

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September 16, 2017 1:32 pm

PV Sindhu entered the final of the Korea Super Series on Saturday after a 21-10 17-21 21-16 win over He Bingjiao of China in semi-final. The world number four player will now face Nozomi Okuhara.

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September 16, 2017 8:35 am

PV Sindhu won 21-19, 16-21, 21-10, comfortably in the end to make her first Korean semis, but she uncoiled the fury compiled over two weeks of training in Hyderabad post the World Championship, where she was bested in the final by a more proficient Japanese.

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September 15, 2017 9:01 pm

Sindhu, who had won the silver at the World Championship last month, recovered from a mid-game slump to stave off the challenge from World No. 19 Minatsu Mitani of Japan 21-19 16-21 21-10. She will next face either third seed Sung Ji Hyun or He Bingjiao

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September 15, 2017 5:57 pm

PV Sindhu continued her impressive run and advanced to the semi-final of the Korean Super Series 2017. The Olympic and World Championships silver medallist beat Minatsu Mitani of Japan 21-19 18-21 21-10 in the quarter-final in Seoul on Friday.

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September 15, 2017 2:06 pm

Kidambi Srikanth remains the best placed Indian men at eighth spot, while H S Prannoy also was static at the 18th position. Female shuttlers PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal were static at the fourth and 12th positions respectively.

September 15, 2017 7:58 am

Against a top Taipei pair which has consistently made quarters of Super Series and had a clutch of tier-two titles last year, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty matched their opponents’ pace especially at the net.

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