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Explained: Why Saina Nehwal being allowed to play despite testing Covid-19 positive is good news for sports

January 19, 2021 10:50 am

Here's why the doctors decided that Saina Nehwal was no threat to the tournament and how this is good news for athletes who have tested positive in the past.

Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy test negative for Covid-19, cleared for Thailand Open

January 12, 2021 8:25 pm

The BWF said the said players who had earlier tested positive for the virus, are "not currently infected".

Thailand Open: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth lose on return to competition

January 12, 2021 2:58 pm

PV Sindhu, seeded sixth, returned to action with a 21-16 24-26 13-21 defeat to world no 18 Blichfeldt in a 74-minute battle. The loss ended India's campaign in women's singles as the other contender Saina Nehwal was forced out after testing positive for COVID-19

Saina Nehwal tests positive for coronavirus in Thailand

January 12, 2021 1:00 pm

Saina Nehwal has returned positive in the third Covid-19 test in quarantine in Bangkok. P Kashyap, as a close contact, has also been asked to head to the hospital.

Badminton's bio-bubble: Carolina Marin and Tai Tzu Ying get on, Saina Nehwal unhappy

January 07, 2021 4:20 am

Saina Nehwal after posting an incandescent selfie, however, revealed her displeasure at some rules.

Cold, chills, unable to taste masala chips: Kashyap-Saina’s road to recovery 

December 23, 2020 8:13 am

While the two are back to training at an unused badminton court in Hyderabad after rallying back from their Covid-19 infections, Kashyap recalls the fortnight that saw them stay largely asymptomatic, save for the loss of taste and smell.

Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap pull out of Denmark Open

October 06, 2020 5:31 pm

Former world no.1 Kidambi Srikanth, young Lakshya Sen, Ajay Jayaram and Subhankar Dey are the only Indians who will compete in the Denmark Open.

Olympic hopefuls Kidambi Srikanth, Saina Nehwal receive decent draws at Denmark Open

September 30, 2020 6:16 pm

Former world number one Saina and Srikanth will resume their hunt for valuable ranking points to inch closer to their Tokyo Olympics dreams when the USD 750,000 tournament.

Is it safe to conduct Thomas and Uber Cup during corona times? asks Saina Nehwal

September 13, 2020 6:18 pm

Saina Nehwal tweeted her apprehensions following the withdrawal of seven countries from the tournament due to the rising COVID-19 cases across the globe.

Saina Nehwal to lead Uber Cup team; No Chirag-Satwik in Thomas Cup

September 07, 2020 8:30 am

The 26 shuttlers will be based at Pullela Gopichand SAI Badminton Academy in Hyderabad from Monday till September 27. The Thomas and Uber Cup is scheduled to take place in Aarhus, Denmark from October 3 to 11.


11 celebrity photos you should not miss today

November 06, 2020 4:44 pm

Sunny Leone, Kartik Aaryan, Hina Khan, Neha Kakkar, Madhuri Dixit, Saina Nehwal, Preity Zinta, Farah Khan, Mira Rajput and a few others shared photos on their social media accounts today.

Saina Nehwal joins BJP, calls Narendra Modi an inspiration

January 29, 2020 3:17 pm

Saina Nehwal joined the Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday, hailing Prime Minister Narendra Modi as an "inspiration".

A notch above others: Standout Indian athletes of the decade

December 31, 2019 3:44 pm

The 2010s were arguably Indian sport's most successful decade ever as they registered their best ever medal tallies at various respective sporting extravaganzas.

The Kapil Sharma Show is the best comedy show, says Saina Nehwal

May 10, 2019 1:04 pm

Comedian-actor Kapil Sharma is all set to host ace shuttler Saina Nehwal and husband Parupalli Kashyap on The Kapil Sharma Show.

Off season turns to wedding season: Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap, Vinesh Phogat wed; Atanu Das-Deepika Kumari engaged

December 21, 2018 7:19 am

Indian badminton stars and Commonwealth Games gold medalists Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap tied the knot on December 14

Celeb Spotting: Mira Kapoor enjoys with her princess Misha; Saif Ali Khan and Karan Johar at the airport

October 03, 2017 1:05 pm

While Mira Rajput and Misha are having fun without father Shahid Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan has flown back to Mumbai from the promotions of Chef in New Delhi. On the other hand, Karan Johar is nailing his style game once again at the airport.

Sports Minister Vijay Goel felicitates PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal on return from World Badminton Championships

August 31, 2017 6:19 pm

World Badminton Championships medallists Sania Nehwal, PV Sindhu were felicitated by Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel in New Delhi on Thursday. Vijay Goel had also invited P Gopichand and Vimar Kumar for the ceremony that took place in New Delhi.

Rajinikanth, Dhirubhai Ambani, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: Complete list of Padma awardees 2015

January 25, 2016 4:01 pm

Rajinikanth, Dhirubhai Ambani, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Priyanka Chopra, Sania Mirza are among the Padma awardees this year. Here is a look at this year Padma awardees.

Saina Nehwal wins maiden India Open Super Series

March 30, 2015 11:08 am

Saina Nehwal won her maiden India Open Super Series on Sunday.

I am still lacking in confidence, admits Saina Nehwal

May 19, 2014 1:38 pm

After guiding the women's team to a thumping victory in the Uber Cup, Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal said her confidence is still not at the peak but she is slowly finding her rhythm back.