What’s friendship got to do with success, Lee Yong-and his doubles partner Yoo Yeon-seong. wonder, speaking separately over the course of the Premier Badminton League, and turning some mushy, assumptions on their head.
Thursday was just another day in the life of Sai Praneeth -- he had to be restrained from self-destructing as he won 15-11, 15-12 against Parupalli Kashyap, to take Bengaluru Raptors to the knockouts against Chennai Smashers.
“I’ve been spending all my birthdays and Christmases here in India playing the league. Those are special days and I want to be with friends and family having breakfast at home, but India’s the next best option.,” says Viktor Axelsen.
He is a connoisseur of the game. All she wants is to win. She likes the drama of Bollywood. He likes the grittier tales. That’s probably why he married her. Badminton champions Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap, who finish each other’s sentences and generously roll eyes at each other, on life, love and the game — before and after marriage.
At the World Tour Finals, Sindhu remained unbeaten through the week, scoring commanding wins over badminton’s biggest contemporary names: Tai Tzu Ying, Akane Yamaguchi, Ratchanok Intanon and Okuhara, her 2017 World Championship nemesis.