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India Badminton news


Lakshya sails into second round; Saina, Prannoy, Kashyap lose at Denmark Open

October 20, 2021 10:40 pm

Lakshya, who had finished runners-up at Dutch Open last Sunday, dished out a superb performance to outclass national champion Sourabh 21-9 21-7 in 26 minutes.

Sindhu makes winning return; Srikanth, Sameer too advance at Denmark Open

October 19, 2021 7:10 pm

World no 7 Sindhu, who had claimed a bronze at Tokyo Games to go with her Rio silver medal, hardly broke any sweat during her opening contest against Yigit.

Indian women bow out of Uber Cup badminton after losing to Japan in quarters

October 14, 2021 10:03 pm

Competing without top stars like Olympic medallist P V Sindhu and hampered by the injury-forced ouster of Saina Nehwal, the Indian women were outplayed by their Japanese opponents.

Badminton: Indian men lose 1-4 to China in last group match, to face Denmark in Thomas Cup QFs

October 14, 2021 9:59 pm

The Indians thus finished their group engagements at second place behind China, setting them up against Denmark in the last-eight stage on Friday.

Shuttlers play the waiting game as boxers, shooters remain reluctant

May 23, 2020 1:23 pm

Sports authority’s Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) allows restricted training but athletes across sports are not ready to return just yet.

Srikanth scalps World No.11 Yun Hu; Saina, Sindhu post contrasting wins

January 16, 2014 11:11 am

This is the Guntur lad's second-biggest career-win after he'd scalped Jan O Jorgensen last season.

Saina Nehwal, P V Sindhu advance in Malaysia Open

January 15, 2014 5:36 pm

Having opened up a 2-0 lead in the first game, Saina kept on extending it to seal it off 21-10.

Aditya Joshi becomes world number one junior shuttler

January 06, 2014 9:38 pm

His victory in the national junior championship last month made way for his top ranking.

A step down at nationals,Jwala-Ashwini step it up

December 19, 2013 2:00 am

After the nationals,Jwala will be playing the Korea Super Series but is looking to the future.

At National Badminton Championship,bragging rights at stake

December 18, 2013 1:28 am

The Senior Nationals might well be the most important competition for doubles pairings.