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Parupalli Kashyap enters main draw of Malaysia Masters

Indian women shuttlers, Rituparna Das and Mughda Agrey, too bowed out in the qualification round.

Kidambi Srikanth signs 35 crore deal with Chinese brand

Li-Ning has been supporting the badminton teams of China, Indonesia, Singapore and Australia and was also the official sponsor of the Indian contingent at the 2018 Asian Games.

Kidambi Srikanth, Saina Nehwal begin new season at Malaysia Masters

Kidambi Srikanth and Saina Nehwal will begin the season with renewed verve at the Malaysian Open World Tour Super 500 tournament which gets underway with the qualifiers in Kuala Lumpur.

Premier Badminton League: Indonesian legends show they still have it, clinch title for Bengaluru

Indonesians Ahsan and Hendra Setiawan are masters of team events. They don’t get rattled by singles players botching team matches.

Bengaluru Raptors win Premier Badminton League

Bengaluru Raptors edged the Mumbai Rockets 4-3 to win their maiden Premier Badminton League title on Sunday.

PBL: After historic brawl, all’s well for Thailand’s baddie boys Bodin Isara, Maneepong Jongjit

Bodin Isara and Maneepong Jongjit weren’t talking much to each other, for close to a year before the ill-fated 21st of July in 2013.

PBL 2019: Mumbai Rockets to face Bengaluru Raptors in final

Mumbai Trump Sameer Verma played a brilliant match before Anders Antonsen finished off what was a dominant 4-2 win for the two-time runners-up at the Kanteerava Indoor Stadium.

PBL 2019: Koreans spill secret of their doubles success — detachment off court

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.

Target is to go to Tokyo 2020 with biggest team: Pullela Gopichand

The men's team have not done well in 2018 but Gopichand pointed out that three of their players, Kidambi Srikanth, H S Prannoy and B Sai Praneeth are among the top 20.

PBL: Bengaluru Raptors beat Awadhe Warriors to enter final

The Bengaluru team will hope to erase their setback from the previous season in which they lost the final narrowly to the Hyderabad Hunters.

PBL 2018/19: B Sai Praneeth 2.0 gets the better of Parupalli Kashyap

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.

India’s healing touch rejuvenates Viktor Axelsen

“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.