newsbadminton2 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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newsbadminton3 days ago

Senior Badminton Nationals | Lakshya Sen and Shlok Ramachandran blaze past opponents to next round

Lakshya Sen and Shlok Ramachandran, who played important roles in Airport Authority of India’s Inter-Zonal title triumph, moved to the next round of the Senior Badminton Nationals. Harsheel Dani also battled it out against Siril Verma in a nail-biting thriller to qualify for the third round.
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newsbadminton3 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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newsbadminton6 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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newsbadminton7 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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newsbadminton9 days ago

PV Sindhu hopes to win gold at World Championship

P V Sindhu has mentioned that she is confident of striking gold at the World Championship later this year at St.Jakobshalle Basel. The Olympic silver medallist, who had finished second in the last two editions of the world championships, wants to give her best at the prestigious event this year.
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newsbadminton11 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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newsbadminton12 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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newsbadminton18 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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newsbadminton19 days ago

Indonesia Masters | Saina Nehwal wins title after Carolina Marin retires hurt

Saina Nehwal was declared as the winner of this year’s Indonesia Masters event after Carolina Marin retired with an injury in the opening game of the final being played in Jakarta. Marin had taken a seven-point lead and was up 9-2 when she injured her right knee while completing an overhead smash.
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