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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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US Open Badminton | HS Prannoy, Sourabh Verma to meet in quarter-final

HS Prannoy got the better of Kwang Hee Heo in the second round of the ongoing US Open badminton Tournament in California to book a place in the quarters. Sourabh Verma, who defeated Lakshya Sen in the decider in the second round, will face Prannoy for a place in the semi-final.
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US Open Badminton | Lakshya Sen, HS Prannoy, Sourabh Verma make it to Round 2

Lakshya Sen defeated Parupalli Kashyap in straight games in the first round of the US Open badminton tournament in Fullerton, Calfornia on Thursday. He will now take on Sourabh Verma, who defeated Toby Penty, in the second round while HS Prannoy also managed to win his first match.
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Canada Open | Parupalli Kashyap, Sourabh Verma storm into pre-quarters with convincing victories

Parupalli Kashyap and Sourabh Verma have won their respective second round men’s singles matches at the ongoing Canada Open and qualified for the pre-quarters. On the other hand, Ajay Jayaram, HS Prannoy and Lakshya Sen were knocked out of the tournament after losing in the second round.
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Canada Open | Ajay Jayaram, Sourabh Verma and Lakshya Sen qualify for Round 2

Ajay Jayram, Sourabh Verma and Lakshya Sen have registered victories in the first round of the ongoing Canada Open badminton competition. Parupalli Kashyap and HS Prannoy have also made it to the second round after they got bye in the first round of the Canada Open Super 100 tournament.
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All India Senior Ranking Badminton | Lakshya Sen, Gayatri Gopichand bag singles titles

Lakshya Sen won the men’s singles final at the All India senior ranking badminton tournament held at the Gopichand academy in Hyderabad. In the women’s singles category, 13th-seed P. Gayatri Gopichand was crowned champion after winning the summit clash against Tanvi Lad of the Petroleum board.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Australian Open | Lakshya Sen, Ashwini Ponnappa- Rankireddy ousted in qualifiers

After Lakshya Sen started off with a win against Malaysia’s Teck Zhi Soo in the Australian Open qualifiers, his progress into the knockout stages was halted by Thailand’s Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk. Mixed doubles pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and Swastiksairaj Rankireddy also lost their match.
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newsbadminton3 months 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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newsbadminton3 months 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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New Zealand Open | Lakshya Sen enters main draw as Parupalli Kashyap bows out

India started the New Zealand Open tournament in a mix with Lakshya Sen sealing a berth in the first main round of the competition while Parupalli Kashyap failed to make the cut. India kick start their main campaign tomorrow as Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy, Sai Praneeth and more take centre stage.
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