newsbadminton15 days ago

PBL 2018 | Saina Nehwal believes PBL has helped a lot of shuttlers improve their standard

Saina Nehwal has asserted that the Premier Badminton League (PBL) has helped a lot of shuttlers and the tournament is getting wider day by day in the country. She has also underlined the fact that the noise created by the spectators present at a venue can have both negative and positive impact.
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newsbadminton17 days ago

Saina Nehwal blames packed schedule for roller-coaster 2018

Saina Nehwal, who bagged two golds in Gold Coast CWG and a bronze in the Asiad in Jakarta, claimed that she could have done better this season had she not been on a packed schedule this year. Nehwal added that she was extremely proud of her medals in the two inter continentals she played in.
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newsbadminton19 days ago

PBL 2018 | Carolina Marin to face-off against PV Sindhu in season opener

Top shuttlers, Carolina Marin and PV Sindhu, are scheduled to go up against each other in the season opener of this year’s Pro Badminton League in Mumbai on December 22. Left-handed Marin will represent new franchise Pune Aces while Sindhu will turn out for the Hyderabad Hunters side.
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newsbadminton22 days ago

Saina Nehwal on PBL: It is always good to see so many players at one place

Saina Nehwal lavished praise on the Premier Badminton League which has given Indian shuttlers a new platform to show their talent and has also taught a sense of ‘team bonding’ to budding youngsters. Nehwal will be a part of new franchise, North Eastern Warriors, for the 2018-19 season of the PBL.
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newsbadminton23 days ago

Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma progress to semis of Syed Modi International

Saina Nehwal and Sameer Verma secured a spot in the semi-finals of the ongoing Syed Modi International World Tour Super 300 tournament in Lucknow on Friday. Meanwhile, the likes of B Sai Praneeth, Parupalli Kashyap and Sai Uttejitha Rao Chukka were knocked out of the competition.
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newsbadminton25 days ago

Syed Modi Championship | Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma and Parupalli Kashyap enter quarter-finals

Defending champion Sameer Verma, along with Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap, has progressed to the quarter-finals of the Syed Modi International World Super Tour 300 with contrasting victories on Thursday. Sai Praneeth also brushed aside Indonesia’s Shesar Hiren Rhustavito to enter the quarters.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Saina Nehwal to lead Indian contingent at Syed Modi International Badminton Championship

Ace shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Sameer Verma will lead the Indian challenge at the Syed Modi International Badminton Championships as PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikant have pulled out of the event. In the absence of PV Sindhu, Nehwal is the firm favourite in the women’s singles category.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Badminton is the most popular sport in India, followed by cricket, feels Saina Nehwal

According to Saina Nehwal, Badminton is the most popular sport in the country and cricket is second on the list. She also mentioned that success in any sport is always in connection with the sociological connect and badminton is being seen equally important as studies by parents.
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newsbadmintona month ago

PBL 2019 | Graph of badminton is on the rise in India, believes Saina Nehwal

Saina Nehwal is of the opinion that the Indian badminton graph is moving upwards which is a great thing for the sport in the country. She has also mentioned that she is focussing on her fitness to remain injury-free during the upcoming edition of the Premier Badminton League (PBL).
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newsbadminton2 months ago

BWF French Open 2018 | Saina, Srikanth, Sindhu bow out, Rankireddy-Shetty lone survivors

India’s singles campaign at the ongoing French Open came to an end as Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, and Kidambi Srikanth lost their respective quarter-final matches in straight games. The men’s doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty is the only Indian challenge left in the French Open.
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