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LIVE Sudirman Cup 2019 | India vs China – Group 1 D

After a dismal defeat at the hands of Malaysia in the first match of the group stage, India would be facing 10-times Sudirman Cup winner China in their second and last group stage match. With Malaysia already winning one of their group stage match, this becomes a must-win match for India.
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newsbadminton2 days ago

Junior Badminton Nationals | Over 1,000 participants to compete for coveted trophy

All eyes will be on top-seed Gayatri Gopichand as the 16 year-old aims to qualify directly for the Junior Asian Badminton Championship to be held in China. In the boys singles category, Priyanshu Rajawat is the favourite to lift the title although he has some stern challengers to compete with.
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newsbadminton2 days ago

LIVE Sudirman Cup | India vs Malaysia – Group 1D

India would be kick-starting their Sudirman Cup campaign against an Lee Chong Wei-less Malaysia on Tuesday and with China being their other opponent, this would be their best chance. The 15-man Indian squad is led by Kidambi Srikanth and PV Sindhu with Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma and others included.
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newsbadminton3 days ago

Sudirman Cup 2019 | The draw is very tough, believes Pullela Gopichand

Ahead of India’s campaign at the Sudirman Cup mixed team badminton championship, chief national coach Pullela Gopichand has mentioned that the draw for the Indians is “very tough”. However, he has further added that the Indian shuttlers have trained hard and their target is to bag a medal.
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newsbadminton4 days ago

Sourabh Verma clinches Slovenia International Badminton title

Sourabh Verma defeated Japan’s Minoru Koga in straight games by a scoreline of 21-17, 21-12 in the men’s singles final of the Slovenia International badminton tournament. However, the Indian women’s duo of Sanjana Santosh and Pooja Dhandu lost the finals to Jenny Moore and Victoria Williams.
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newsbadminton10 days ago

Badminton Roundup | Subhankar Dey, men’s pair bow out as India end campaign in Denmark

India’s run at Li-ning Denmark Challenge came to an end as the only remaining singles player, Subhankar Dey eventually lost to hot local favourite Hans-Kristian Solberg Vittinghus. The men’s duo of Chirag Shetty and Swastiksairaj Rankireddy went down against England’s Ben Lane and Sean Vendy.
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newsbadminton11 days ago

Badminton Roundup | Subhankar Dey advances to quarterfinal; Lakshya Sen, Sourabh Verma eliminated

India started the second round of the Li-ning Denmark Challenge on a mixed not with Subhankar Dey beating Japan’s Minoru Koga while Lakshya Sen and Sourabh Verma bowing out. India’s men’s pairing of Sawtiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty beat Scottish pair to advance into the quarterfinals.
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newsbadminton16 days ago

Chirag Shetty and Swastiksairaj Rankireddy come together to lift Brazilian Challenge title

India’s promising men’s pair of Swastiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty came together after six months to win the 34th Brazilian Challenge title. The duo was supposed to play in New Zealand prior to this but a mix up there meant they had to travel to Brazil for their first tournament this year.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Badminton Asia Championships | Mixed doubles pairs bow out in first round

Before the Indian contingent could start their campaign in a full-fledged manner, two mixed doubles pairs – Rohan Kapoor/ Kuhoo Garg and Saurabh Sharma/ Anoushka Parikh - have already bowed out in the first round itself. Two other mixed doubles pairs, however, advanced further by virtue of walkover.
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Asian Badminton Championship | HS Prannoy, B Sai Praneeth blame BAI after missing out

HS Prannoy and B Sai Praneeth have blamed the Badminton Association of India (BAI) and said that administrative mistakes by the association have barred them from participating in the tournament. Kidambi Srikanth and Sameer Verma are the two Indians in the men’s singles for the Championship.
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