newsbadminton15 days ago

BWF World Championships | Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth and Sai Praneeth register wins

Indian CWG stars Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth and B Sai Praneeth, all managed to secure a spot in the next round at the ongoing BWF World Championships in China. But in the men’s doubles event, India suffered defeat as Tarun Kona and Saurabh Sharma lost to Hong Kong's Chin Chung and Tang Chun Man.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Singapore Open | Sai Praneeth crashes out as Subhankar Dey and Ruthivka advance

Defending champion B Sai Praneeth crashed out in the first round of the Singapore Open as he suffered a narrow 21-16, 16-21, 18-21 defeat against Japan’s Yu Igarashi today. Meanwhile, Subhankar Dey and Ruthvika along with the pair of Pranaav Jerry Chopra and N Sikki Reddy advanced into round two.
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newsbadmintona month ago

BWF World Championships | Sindhu & Saina get Round 1 byes; K Srikanth gets easy draw as well

The Indian seeded pair of Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu have both received Byes in the opening round of the 2018 World Championships that will start on July 30 in China. Meanwhile, fifth-seed Kidambi Srikanth will play unseeded Ireland international, Nhat Nguyen in the first round of the competition.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Indonesia Open | HS Prannoy stuns Lin Dan; Saina Nehwal makes it to Round 2

Indian shuttler HS Prannoy displayed grit in his 21-15, 9-21, 21-14 win over the legendery Lin Dan to advance to the second round of the Indonesia Open badminton event. Meanwhile, CWG gold medalist Saina Nehwal beat local Dinar Ayustine 21-12, 21-12 to book a spot in the second round.
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newsbadminton2 months ago

Malaysia Open | PV Sindhu, K Srikanth advances as Sai Praneeth crashes out

PV SIndhu and Kidambi Srikanth started their campaign on a winning note as they registered straight-game wins over Japan’s Aya Ohori and Denmark’s Jan Jorgensen respectively. B Sai Praneeth was however humbled by Tzu Wei Wang and so were doubles pair of Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy.
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newsbadminton2 months ago

I will do my best to defend my title and make fans proud : Sai Praneeth

Sai Praneeth, who beat Kidambi Srikanth in last year's final, is set to defend his title as Singapore Open Champions to be held at the Singapore Indoor stadium from July 17. Besides India, Hong Kong and England also confirmed their respective entries for the tournament, as announced by organizers.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Thomas Cup | India bow out of the tournament after going down to China 0-5

India failed to make it to the quarter-finals of the 2018 Thomas Cup in Bangkok after suffering a 0-5 loss to top seeds China in their final group match on Tuesday. However, Indian doubles pair and single's star Lakshya Sen managed to impress all and sundry with their valiant effort.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Thomas Cup Final | India at a disadvantage with a 1-4 loss to France

Indian male shuttlers got off to a bad start in the Thomas Cup Final as they suffered a 1-4 loss to France in a group A opening match. World No. 18 B Sai Praneeth won the first game but the other young players couldn’t maintain the lead which jeopardised their chances of making it to the knockouts.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Australian Open | Indian singles duo B Sai Praneeth and Sameer Verma bow out in quarter-finals

Indian men’s singles duo B Sai Praneeth and Sameer Verma exited the competition after losing out to Hong Kong's Yiu Lee Cheuk and China’s Guangzu Lu. The Indian Men's team of Manu Attri and B Sumeeth Reddy sealed their place in the semi-finals of the men’s doubles category.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Australian Open Badminton | Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy pull out of the tournament

Indian aces Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy have decided to pull out of the Australian Open World Tour event that is scheduled to start from tomorrow. Apart from these two shuttlers, sixth-seeded Parupalli Kashyap has also pulled out from the event with B Sai Praneeth and Sameer Verma playing.
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