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Ashwini Ponnappa


Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Ashwini Ponnappa upset Olympic silver medallists, Kidambi Srikanth also progresses

July 31, 2019 3:24 pm

The unseeded Indian pair battled for one hour and two minutes to get past the fifth-seeded Malaysian pair of Soon and Ying 21-18 18-21 21-17.

WATCH: Kidambi Srikanth, Ashwini Ponnappa disguise themselves as old people to prank kids

December 29, 2018 3:12 pm

Kidambi Srikanth and Ashwini Ponnappa turned out to be amazing pranksters as they tricked a bunch of kids at a badminton academy in Secunderabad, disguised as old people.

#MeToo: It's important to stand by women, says shuttler Ashwini Ponnappa

October 29, 2018 11:48 pm

Ace Indian shuttler Ashwini Ponnappa Monday backed the country's #MeToo movement, saying it's important to stand by the women sharing their experiences.

Ashwini Ponnappa-Satwiksairaj Rankireddy pair enters World Championship quarterfinals

August 02, 2018 2:43 pm

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

CWG 2018: It feels great that doubles is being highlighted, says Ashwini Ponnappa

April 18, 2018 9:34 am

India’s first ever mixed team gold at the Commonwealth Games was headlined by the singles players, but it was the crucial Ashwini Ponnappa-Satwiksairaj Rankireddy mixed doubles win against Malaysia in the final that set up the top podium.

Ashwini Ponnappa ties the knot with businessman-model Karan Medappa, see pics

December 26, 2017 4:04 pm

Ashwini Ponnapa tied the knot with businessman and model Karan Medappa at a ceremony in Coorg, Karnataka on Sunday.

After Canadian Open win, govt should support us: Jwala Gutta

July 01, 2015 6:44 pm

31-year-old said it was crucial for the shuttlers to get the government support.

World Championship in August is the next target for us: Ashwini Ponnappa

June 29, 2015 11:49 am

The Indian pair defeated the Dutch top seeds to lift their first title since London Olympics 2012.

Indian shuttlers enter Canada Open quarters

June 26, 2015 1:09 pm

B Sai Praneeth, Ajay Jayaram, Gutta-Ponappa and Pradnya Gadre- N Sikki Reddy were among the players who qualified for next round.

Shuttlers end 28-year wait, assure themselves of medal

September 21, 2014 3:14 am

India’s last medal in badminton had come in 1986 when the men’s team claimed bronze.


Hitched: Sports stars who tied the knot in 2017

December 30, 2017 7:06 pm

Many sports stars including Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, football captain Sunil Chhetri, football legend Lionel Messi and tennis star Serena Williams got married in 2017.