newsbadmintona day ago

BWF World Superseries Finals | PV Sindhu crosses opening hurdle, Kidambi Srikanth loses to Axelsen

PV Sindhu has started her Dubai Super Series Finals campaign on a positive note after winning her first game against He Bingjiao 21-11, 16-21, 21-18. Meanwhile, in the men's singles event, Kidambi Srikanth suffered a straight loss to Denmark's World No.1 Viktor Axelson 21-13, 21-17.
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newsbadminton3 days ago

BWF World Superseries | PV Sindhu handed easy draw; Kidambi Srikanth, Viktor Axelsen in same group

PV Sindhu has been placed alongside the Japanese duo of Akane Yamaguchi and Sayako Sato, and China’s He Bingjiao in Group A in the BWF World Superseries. Kidambi Srikanth, on the other hand, has been placed in Group B of men's side alongside World No. 1 Viktor Axelsen, Chou Tien Chen, and Shi Yuqi.
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newsbadminton16 days ago

People remember you through important tournament wins, says Prakash Padukone

Prakash Padukone has emphasized the importance of winning prestigious tournaments and stated that people remember players through the big tournaments wins. He has also urged the Indian players to prioritize the tournaments they want to play in so as to maintain a balance between playing and resting.
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reportbadminton18 days ago

Hong Kong Open | PV Sindhu goes down fighting against Tai Tzu Ying in final

PV Sindhu's incredible fight in the Hong Kong Open final ended in an agonizing loss as the World No. 1 Tai Tzu Ying beat her 21-18, 21-18 to win the $400,000 Hong Kong Super Series on Sunday. This was the Indian’s second loss in the four Superseries finals that she has reached this season.
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reportbadminton19 days ago

BWF Hong Kong Open | PV Sindhu books final berth after win over Ratchanok Intanon

PV Sindhu has advanced to the final of the Hong Kong Open after beating former world champion Ratchanok Intanon in two games of 21-17 in women’s singles semifinal. In the final, she will face Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei and it will be a rematch of the last year's final where the Indian lost.
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reportbadminton20 days ago

BWF Hong Kong Open | PV Sindhu books semifinal berth

PV Sindhu has advanced to the semifinal of the Hong Kong Open after defeating Japanese player Akane Yamaguchi in women’s singles. In the next round, on Saturday, she will face former world champion Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand in a bid to confirm her place in the final of the tournament.
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reportbadminton21 days ago

BWF Hong Kong Open | PV Sindhu enters quarters; Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy bow out

PV Sindhu has registered secured a berth in the quarter-finals of the Hong Kong Open with a convincing 21-14, 21-17 win over Japan’s Aya Ohori. However, Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy were handed defeats by Chen Yuefi and Kazumasa Sakai respectively to bring an end to their campaign in Hong Kong.
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reportbadminton22 days 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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newsbadmintona month ago

BWF China Open | PV Sindhu crashes out after losing in quarters

India’s hope of a medal, in the ongoing China Open, ended as Gao Fangjie handed PV Sindhu a 21-11, 21-10 defeat in the quarter-finals today. In yesterday’s games, Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy had been ousted after losing their respective pre-quarters matches, a week after winning the National titles.
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newsbadmintona month ago

BWF China Open | PV Sindhu enters quarter-finals; Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy bow out

PV Sindhu has registered a win against China’s Han Yue to secure a berth in the quarter-finals of the China Open Super Series. However, Akane Yamaguchi beat Saina Nehwal and Lee Cheuk Yiu handed a defeat to HS Prannoy to end both players’ campaigns in Shanghai in their respective matches.
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