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World Badminton Championships


Performance of Indians at World Championships speaks a lot about Indian badminton, says BAI chief

August 30, 2017 2:15 pm

BAI chief Himanta Biswa Sarma said, "I'm glad that this is the first time India had a record breaking participation at the World Championships and getting two medals from a single world championship is unprecedented but our players have made it possible.

PV Sindhu will have many golds by the end of her career, says Pullela Gopichand

August 29, 2017 2:54 pm

P Gopichand said, "At 22, she has won medals for four consecutive years and by the end of her career, she will have many golds. We are very fortunate that we have players like Sindhu and Saina, who have gone up and raised the bar of fitness."

A year ago, I was getting knee surgery done and today I have a bronze medal, says Saina Nehwal

August 28, 2017 3:53 pm

Saina Nehwal said, "One year back this date I had to go for knee surgery in 2016 and today with the bronze medal at the world championships 2017. Quite happy with the progress."

World Badminton Championships: When and where to watch Kidambi Srikanth's first round, live TV coverage, time in IST, live streaming

August 20, 2017 6:19 pm

All eyes will be on Kidambi Srikanth, who is in-form and Rio silver medallist PV Sindhu, who has won bronze at the tournament twice in 2013 and 2014. Saina Nehwal will hope to put her injuries behind and give her best.

PV Sindhu,Parupalli Kashyap record upsets,join Saina Nehwal in quarterfinals

August 08, 2013 2:30 pm

India's rising shuttler Sindhu registered a stunning victory over defending champion Yihan Wang.

Saina,Sindhu take different routes to pre-quarterfinals

August 08, 2013 3:57 am

Rising Indian shuttler P V Sindhu overcame a fighting Kaori Imabeppu of Japan to secure her place in the third round of the women’s singles competition at the World Badminton Championships here on Wednesday.

Mumbai hoping to host World Badminton Championship

September 11, 2011 11:34 am

Maharashtra Badminton Association has decided to try and get hosting rights for Super Series event prior to it.

Winning bronze at Worlds is special: Ashwini

August 16, 2011 2:15 am

The unprecedented bronze medal at the World Badminton Championships for the women’s doubles pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa.

Jwala-Ashwini pair fetches bronze medal at World C'ships

August 14, 2011 4:02 pm

Jwala and Ashwini ended the country's medal drought in the flagship event.

Saina storms into quarters of World Championships

August 12, 2011 2:29 am

With easy victories,Saina has spent less than an hour on the Wembley before qualifying for QF.


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.

PV Sindhu's road to final in World Badminton Championships 2017

August 27, 2017 1:53 pm

India's in-form shuttler, PV Sindhu reached her first ever final of the World Badminton Championships on Saturday, after defeating China's Chen Yufie in straight games and will now face Japan's Nozomi Okuhara on Sunday in Glasgow.