newsbadminton4 days ago

Having Saina and Sindhu in the top 10 says a lot about India’s strength, feels Morten Frost

Denmark badminton legend Morten Frost has remarked that Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu being in the top 10 of women’s singles says a lot of India’s strength. He has also mentioned that Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap greatly influenced the flourishing of the sport throughout the nation.
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newsbadminton6 days ago

Senior Badminton Nationals | Sourabh Verma, Saina Nehwal win singles titles

Saina Nehwal defended her Senior Nationals title by defeating world No. 6 PV Sindhu in straight games in Guwahati in the women’s singles category. In the men’s singles event, Sourabh Verma got the better of young Lakshya Sen in a one-sided match in the 83rd edition of the tournament.
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newsbadminton6 days ago

Senior National Championship | PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal to take on each other in women's singles finals

PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal won their respective semi-finals in contrasting fashion to set up a mouth-watering women's singles finals clash at the 83rd Senior National Championship on Saturday. Two-time former champion Sourabh Verma has also sealed his spot in the men's singles final.
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newsbadminton8 days ago

Badminton Nationals | Poor court conditions force organisers to reschedule matches

Uneven court surface has forced the organisers of the of the Senior National Badminton Championship to reschedule the pre-quarterfinals of this year’s tournament being held in Guwahati. The likes of Saina Nehwal, P Kashyap and B Sai Praneeth will play their respective matches later this evening.
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newsbadminton9 days ago

All England Championship | Indian star shuttlers get tough draw to start with

The Indian badminton players have been given a tricky draw in the upcoming All England Championship 2019 that is scheduled to begin from March 6. India's badminton contingent will aim to break the 18-year-old title jinx in the World Tour Super 1000 tournament in Birmingham next month.
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newsbadminton12 days ago

National Badminton Championship | PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal face-off on the cards

The National Badminton Championship is scheduled to take place in Guwahati and the fans anticipate a PV Sindhu against Saina Nehwal clash at some stage. Kidambi Srikanth and HS Prannoy are uncertain due to injury concerns which means that Sameer Verma and Parupalli Kashyap could start as favourites.
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newsbadminton13 days ago

Reports | Multiple foreign coaches to be appointed to ease load on Pullela Gopichand

Indonesia’s Flandy Limpele, South Korea’s Kim Ji Hyun and Park Tae Sang will join up with Pullela Gopichand to work at the national academy in Hyderabad in the coming months. Kim and Park, will be coaching the singles players while Limpele will help Kim Tan Her in coaching the doubles candidates.
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newsbadminton18 days ago

I hope that one of our players win the All England Open this year, says Pullela Gopichand

Pullela Gopichand had hoped that India can shake off their All England Open jinx and that one of the three Indian players can win the premier tournament this year. Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, and Kidambi Srikanth will be participating in the international competition later this year.
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newsbadminton19 days ago

I was lucky to win Indonesia Masters, reveals Saina Nehwal

Saina Nehwal has mentioned that she was fortunate to bag the title at the Indonesia Masters which concluded last week after Carolina Marin had to retire after an injury. The Indian shuttler also added that injuries are a part of a sportsperson’s life and one has to be patient and go with the flow. 
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newsbadminton24 days ago

Badminton | Saina Nehwal is mentally toughest player ever, says Vimal Kumar

Former National Badminton coach Vimal Kumar has stated that Saina Nehwal is mentally the toughest badminton player and added that he would put her even ahead of many of her male counterparts. Saina recently won the Indonesia Masters after an injured Carolina Marin withdrew from the final.
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