Lakshya Sen who trains at Prakash Padukone Academy in Bangalore under Vimal Kumar, is shooting up in height, which brings with it its own set of complications that have blighted this year for the teenager.
Badminton Association of India (BAI) on Sunday announced a cash reward of Rs. 10 lakh for young shuttler Lakshya Sen, who became only the third Indian to win a gold medal at the Asia Junior Championship in Jakarta.
Lakshya Sen believes he needs to work a lot on his physical strength to take on the big guns in the senior circuit.
Lakshya Sen become the third Indian shuttler after PV Sindhu and Gautam Thakkar to win a gold medal at the Junior Asian Championships.
HS Prannoy says he wants to stay away from the negativity that surrounds heart-breaking losses and focus on taking more calculative risks.
Aparna Balan contends she deserved to be in Asian Games squad, while piling on the Conflict of Interest allegation after Gayathri Gopichand, daughter of chief coach was picked.
Controversy and court battle over Asian Games 2018 India Badminton squad is much ado about nothing, say coaches and BAI federation officials.
B Sai Praneeth crashed out of the Singapore Open after suffering a narrow three-game defeat against Japan's Yu Igarashi in the opening round of men's singles competition in Singapore on Wednesday.
Memories of PV Sindhu and Nozomi Okuhara battling in one of the greatest matches of all time during the summit clash in Glasgow last year are still fresh in the minds of badminton aficionados.
This one went Nozomi Okuhara’s way — a 21-15, 21-18 tussle, where PV Sindhu barely led but never looked like she would fade away until the very end.
PV Sindhu lost in straight games to Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in the summit clash of the Thailand Open in Bangkok on Sunday.
PV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara Highlights, Thailand Open Badminton: PV Sindhu went down to Nozomi Okuhara in 50 minutes in the final.
PV Sindhu advanced into the women's singles final after registering a hard-fought victory over Indonesia's Gregoria Mariska Tunjung at the Thailand Open
PV Sindhu vs Gregoria Mariska Tunjung Highlights, Thailand Open Badminton: PV Sindhu is through to the final with a win in three sets.
PV Sindhu progressed to the women's singles semifinals after knocking out Malaysia's Soniia Cheah in straight games at the USD 350,000 Thailand Open World Tour Super 500 tournament in Bangkok on Friday.
PV Sindhu cruised into the semi-finals of the Thailand Open after beating Malaysia's Soniia Cheah 21-17, 21-13 in the quarterfinals on Friday
PV Sindhu was the only bright spot on a dismal day for Indian badminton as she progressed to the quarterfinals with a straight-game win at the USD 350,000 Thailand Open World Super 500 tournament.
PV Sindhu and HS Prannoy progressed to the women's and men's singles pre-quarterfinals with straight game wins on a mixed day for India at the USD 350,000 BWF World Tour Super 500 tournament in Bangkok on Wednesday.
PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth would look to continue their impressive run in their quest for first title of the season when they lead India's challenge.
Ajay Jayaram aggravated a hamstring injury at the Senior Nationals last year. An old knee injury also flared up and he was out of action for over six months.