newsbadminton2 months ago

Japan Open | B Sai Praneeth advances as men’s doubles falter in first round

India started decently on the first day of the Japan Open with B Sai Praneeth beating one of the local favourites Kenta Nishimoto in the first round to advance into the pre-quarters of the men’s singles event. While A Ponnappa and S Rankireddy also won their match, M Attri and B S Reddy lost theirs.
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reportbadminton4 months ago

Sudirman Cup 2019 | India close to early elimination after losing 2-3 to Malaysia

India succumbed to a must and easy win leg against Malaysia in the first group match of the Sudirman Cup as the contingent stares at an early elimination from the mixed team championship. India could only win their mixed doubles and the women’s singles match losing the other three.
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newsbadminton7 months ago

Senior Badminton Nationals | Lakshya Sen and Shlok Ramachandran blaze past opponents to next round

Lakshya Sen and Shlok Ramachandran, who played important roles in Airport Authority of India’s Inter-Zonal title triumph, moved to the next round of the Senior Badminton Nationals. Harsheel Dani also battled it out against Siril Verma in a nail-biting thriller to qualify for the third round.
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newsbadmintona year ago

Japan Open | Manu Attri, B Sumeeth Reddy stun Olympic silver medalists

Manu Attri and B Sumeeth Reddy pulled off a major upset as they shocked Olympic silver medalists - Goh V Shem and Tan Wee Kiong of Malaysia to book a quarterfinal spot in the ongoing Japan Open. The Indian pair beat upset world number 10 - V Shem and Tan Wee 15-21 23-21 21-19 in a 54-minute game.
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newsbadmintona year ago

Manu Attri and Sumeeth Reddy hold on to their title at Lagos International

Defending champions Manu Attri and Sumeeth Reddy retained their men’s doubles title at $25,000 Lagos International badminton tournament in Nigeria. Attri and Manisha paired up to secure the mixed doubles gold by defeating Kuhoo Garg and Rohan Kapoor 21-17 22-20 in another summit clash.
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reportbadmintona year ago

Australian Open | Indian challenge ends as Manu Attri and Sumeeth Reddy lose in semis

India’s campaign at the Australian Open ended in the men’s doubles semi-final as the pair of Manu Attri and Sumeeth Reddy suffered defeat on Saturday. The third-seeded Indian pair fought hard against top-seed Indonesian pair Berry Angriawan and Hardianto Hardianto but went down 17-21, 15-21.
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newsbadmintona year ago

Orleans Masters | Parupalli Kashyap, Sameer Verma enter round of 16; K Nandagopal wins his doubles match

Indian shuttlers have enjoyed a good day at the office in the Orleans Masters as Parupalli Kashyap and Sameer Verma entered the round of 16 with wins over their respective opponents. In men’s doubles, Kidambi Nandagopal and Francis Alwin, also won the doubles encounter to enter the next round.
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reportbadminton2 years ago

BWF Hong Kong Open | Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy progress to second round

Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu have advanced to the second round of the Hong Kong Open beating Mette Poulsen and Leung Yuet respectively in their women’s singles matches. In the men’s side of the draw, HS Prannoy has also entered the next round after overcoming China’s Hu Yun 19-21, 21-17, 21-15.
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newsbadminton2 years ago

Dutch Open | Mixed doubles pairs of Ponnappa- Rankireddy and Attri-Maneesha enter pre-quarterfinals

Indian mixed doubles pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy advanced into the round of 16 of the Dubai Grand Prix Gold with a 21-15 20-22 21-6 second-round win. Manu Attri and K Maneesha followed suit as they entered the pre-quarterfinals with a hard-fought 21-18, 21-23, 21-14 win.
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newsbadminton2 years ago

BWF US Open | P Kashyap to face HS Prannoy in the finals

Parupali Kashyap and HS Prannoy have won their respective semi-final matches of the BWF US Open to book a final date with each other. On the other hand, Manu Attri and B Sumeeth Reddy lost to LU Ching Yao and YANG Po Han and failed to enter the final in men’s doubles.
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