newsbadminton3 days ago

BWF Rankings | Kidambi Srikanth slips to eighth position

Kidambi Srikanth has slipped to the eighth position in the recently-released Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings. On the other hand, Sameer Verma, Parupalli Kashyap and Harsheel Danni’s rankings have shown improvement on the fresh list released by the global body on Tuesday.
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newsbadminton5 days ago

Harsheel Dani lifts Dutch International title

Former junior national champion Harsheel Dani won the 20th Victor Dutch International title on Saturday as he beat Denmark’s Mads Christophersen in a thrilling three-game match. After Kartik Jindal, Prashi Joshi, Utkarsh Arora and Karishma Wadkar bowed out in semis, Dani was India’s only hope.
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newsbadminton7 days ago

Singapore Open | PV Sindhu loses in semis to Nozomi Okuhara

India’s contention at the Singapore Open came to a halt after PV Sindhu bowed out following a straight games defeat against Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara. Sindhu had previously beaten Indonesia’s Lyanny Alessandra Mainaky, Denmark’s Mia Blichfeldt, and China’s Cai Yanyan to reach the semifinals.
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newsbadminton7 days ago

LIVE Singapore Open | PV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara – Semifinal

After three rounds of intense tennis, India have just one shuttler left in the competition as Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy, Sameer Verma, Parupalli Kashyap, and more, all got eliminated . Sindhu will come up against her old foe Nozomi Okuhara in a mouthwatering semi-final.
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newsbadminton8 days ago

Singapore Open | PV Sindhu progresses to semis as Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth crash out

PV Sindhu extended her marauding winning run into the semi-final of the Singapore Open as she beat China’s Cai Yanyan as Kidambi Srikanth and Saina Nehwal lost to Kento Momota and Nozomi Okuhara respectively. Sameer Verma also lost his match against World No. 2 Chinese Taipei’s Chou Tien Chen.
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newsbadminton9 days ago

LIVE Singapore Open | Quarterfinal – Updates

After Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu, and Saina Nehwal registered easy wins in the pre-quarters, their real test will be coming in the next round as the opponents start to become tougher. The biggest match of the day would Srikanth taking on Momota and Saina playing against Nozomi Okuhara.
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newsbadminton9 days ago

BWF Singapore Open | PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, and Saina Nehwal progress to quarterfinal

India’s strong run in the Singapore Open continued as the big three PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, and Saina Nehwal registered wins against Mia Blichfeldt, Pornpawee Chochuwong, and Hans-Kristian Solberg Vittinghus respectively. However, Parupalli Kashyap and HS Prannoy bowed out of the tournament.
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newsbadminton9 days ago

LIVE Singapore Open | Round 2 - Updates

After India made a resounding starting to the Singapore campaign with Kidambi Srikanth, Saina Nehwal, and PV Sindhu all winning their respective games, they head to the pre-quarterfinals where the opponents get trickier. Apart from the three, the likes of HS Prannoy and Sameer Verma also advanced.
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newsbadminton10 days ago

Singapore Open | Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy advance as Sai Praneeth gets eliminated

Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy, and Sameer Verma commenced their Singapore Open campaigns with victories against Sitthikom Thammasin, Brice Leverdez, and Suppanyu Avihingsanon respectively. However, Sai Praneeth had to go down fighting against top-seeded Kento Momota of Japan in a tensed match.
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newsbadminton10 days ago

Singapore Open | PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal advance into pre-quarterfinal

India started the main draw of the Singapore Open on a positive note as PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal registered straight games win against Lyanny Alessandra Mainaky and Yulia Yosephin Susanto respectively. In other game, young Mugdha Agrey bowed out after doing well in the qualifiers.
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