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Indonesia Open | PV Sindhu storms past Nozomi Okuhara into semis

PV Sindhu had one of her easier quarterfinal outings on Friday as she defeated old nemesis Nozomi Okuhara in straight games to reach the semi-final of the Indonesia Open. She would be facing Chinese World No.2 Chen Yufei in the next round, who overcame Beiwen Zhang to reach the semis.
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newsbadminton17 hours ago

BWF Indonesia Open | PV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara - Quarter Final

PV Sindhu will be taking on old arch nemesis Nozomi Okuhara in the semi-finals of the Indonesia Open after she overcame young Dane Mia Blichfeldt in the previous round, although not before an early scare. Okuhara, on the other hand, defeated Soniia Cheah in the quarter-finals to set the epic clash.
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newsbadmintona day ago

Indonesia Open | PV Sindhu advances into quarters, Kidambi Srikanth crashes out

Three out of four challenges in the four separate events of the Indonesia Open came to end as PV Sindhu lived up to the billing while Kidambi Srikanth crashed out in their respective matches. The mixed doubles and men’s doubles event saw the Indian pairs losing in straight games.
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newsbadminton3 days ago

LIVE Indonesia Open | Day 2

India will want to have a good campaign at the Indonesia Open with PV Sindhu hardly facing a strong opponent until the semis in the women’s singles. However, the men’s singles contenders have a trickier task ahead of them with numerous nuts to crack before they reach there.
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newsbadminton3 days ago

Bwf Indonesia Open Round-up | Ashiwni Ponnappa, N Sikki Reddy bow out in first round

India's women's duo of Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy started their Indonesia Open campaign poorly as they were ousted in their very first match against Malaysia's Vivian Hoo Yap Cheng Wen. Men's pair of Swastiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty defeated Malaysia’s Goh Sze Fei and Nur Izzuddin.
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newsbadminton4 days ago

LIVE Indonesia Open | Round 1

India will want to have a good campaign at the Indonesia Open with PV Sindhu hardly facing a strong opponent until the semis in the women’s singles. However, the men’s singles contenders have a trickier task ahead of them with numerous nuts to crack before they reach there.
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newsbadminton5 days ago

Indonesia Open | PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth get easy draw early on

The Indian contingent would be hoping for an encouraging start in the Indonesia Open with PV Sindhu hardly facing a strong opponent until the semis in the women’s singles. However, the men’s singles contenders have a trickier task ahead of them with numerous nuts to crack before they reach there.
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newsbadminton6 days ago

BWF US Open | Sourabh Verma loses in semis to Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk

India’s sole contender in the BWF US Open bowed out on Saturday, after he lost to Thailand’s Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk in the semi-finals in straight games. Previously, India had seen the likes of Lakshya Sen, Parupalli Kashyap, and HS Prannoy getting ousted throughout the course of the tournament.
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newsbadminton7 days ago

BWF US Open | Sourabh Verma stuns HS Prannoy to enter semis

Sourabh Verma had to endure a gruelling match that lasted almost an hour before he could overcome compatriot and ace Indian shuttler HS Prannoy in the quarter-final of the US Open. Verma, India’s sole contender in the tournament now, will face Thailand’s Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk in the semis.
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newsbadminton7 days ago

All India Junior Badminton | Krisha Soni advances in doubles after failing in singles

12-year-old Krisha Soni had a mixed day in office at the All India Sub-Junior (U-13) Ranking Badminton tournament, which is being played at Hyderabad’s Pullela Gopichand Badminton Academy Hall. After she failed in the pre-quarters of the singles event, she has held the ship steady in the doubles.
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