reportbadminton19 days ago

SaarLorLux Open | Kiran George, BM Rahul Bharadwaj register easy wins in round 1

Indian shuttlers Kiran George and BM Rahul Bharadwaj have won their respective first-round matches convincingly at the ongoing SaarLorLux Open Badminton tournament in Saarbrucken, Germany. India’s mixed doubles duo of Rohan Kapoor and Sanjana Santosh have bowed out from the tournament.
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reportbadminton24 days ago

BWF French Open | Satwiksairaj-Chirag Shetty beat World Champions in men’s doubles; Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu enter quarter-finals

India’s top men’s doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty went on to beat World Champions Mohammad Ahsan and Hendra Setiawan in the pre-quarters of the French Open. Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu have also made it to the quarter-finals of the ongoing BWF event in Paris.
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reportbadminton25 days ago

BWF French Open | Parupalli Kashyap, Kidambi Srikanth bow out, Saina Nehwal qualifies for round 2

Indian men’s singles shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap, Kidambi Srikanth and Sameer Verma lost their respective first-round matches at the BWF French Open and bowed out of the tournament. On the other hand, in women’s singles, Saina Nehwal made her way into the second round with a win in straight games.
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reportbadmintona month ago

BWF French Open | Subhankar Dey, PV Sindhu win opening round matches

Subhankar Dey had a great start to his French Open campaign as he registered a win against world No 17 Tommy Sugiarto 15-21, 21-14, 21-17 in the first round of men’s singles. In women’s singles first-round match, PV Sindhu also started off well with an easy 21-15, 21-13 win against Michelle Li.
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reportbadmintona month ago

BWF Denmark Open | PV Sindhu, Sameer Verma, Sai Praneeth bow out in round 2

PV Sindhu has bowed out of the ongoing BWF Denmark Open after she was beaten by South Korea’s An Se Young in the second round. Sameer Verma and Sai Praneeth have also been knocked out of the competition after they lost their respective second-round matches against Chen Long and Kento Momota.
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reportbadmintona month ago

BWF Dutch Open | Lakshya Sen stages brilliant comeback to lift maiden World Tour title

India’s young sensation Lakshya Sen made a stunning comeback in the BWF Dutch Open as he came from one-game down to defeat Japan's Yusuke Onodera 15-21 21-14 21-15 for his first BWF World Tour title. Sen had won the Belgian Open last month and reached the finals of the Polish Open as well.
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reportbadminton2 months ago

Korea Open | Parupalli Kashyap beats Daren Liew to enter quarters and keep Indian hopes alive

Parupalli Kashyap has entered the quarterfinals of the ongoing Korea Open badminton tournament in Incheon on Thursday after a win over Malaysia’s Daren Liew. Kashyap will next face the winner of the match between eighth-seeded Indonesian Anthony Sinisuka Ginting and Denmark's Jan O Jorgensen.
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reportbadminton2 months ago

Korea Open | Kashyap lone survivor as Saina, Sindhu, Praneeth and doubles pairs ousted

It was a day to forget for the Indian contingent in Incheon for the Korea Open as Parupalli Kashyap is the lone survivor of the day with the others ousted. Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth, and the men's doubles pairs of Shetty-Rankireddy and Attri-Sumeeth faced elimination.
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reportbadminton2 months ago

China Open | B Sai Praneeth loses to Anthony Ginting, ends India’s challenge

With the seeded players like Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu already eliminated from the tournament, B Sai Praneeth was the nation’s only hope in the quarter-final of the China Open, However, he couldn’t replicate his feat over Anthony Ginting from World Championships and went down 2-1 on Friday.
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reportbadminton4 months ago

Indonesia Open 2019 | PV Sindhu suffers yet another final defeat as Akane Yamaguchi triumphs

PV Sindhu’s search for her first title of the season continues as she succumbed to Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi in the final of the BWF Indonesia Open. After a close first game saw Yamaguchi come from behind to win the game, she dominated the proceedings there onward to win in straight games.
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