newsbadminton7 months ago

Singapore Open 2022 | Ashmita Chaliha stuns world no.12, Mithun Manjunath beats Kidambi Srikanth

The Indian shuttlers had a good day at the office, as most of them managed to sail into the second round at the Singapore Open, on Wednesday. Mithun Manjunath sprung a surprise as he beat Kidambi Srikanth in three games, while Saina Nehwal beat compatriot Malvika Bansod in straight games.
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newsbadminton9 months ago

Thailand Open 2022 | Malvika Bansood and Ashmita Chaliha make it to the main draw

Malvika Bansod and Ashmita Chaliha, two upcoming Indian badminton players, advanced to the Thailand Open 2022 women's singles main draw after surviving their respective qualifications. Malvika beat teammate Anupama Upadhyaya 21-18, 21-8 in a little under half an hour at the Impact Arena in Bangkok.
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newsbadminton9 months ago

Thomas and Uber Cup 2022 | Indian women decimated 0-5 by Korea, finish second in group

In a poor outing for the Indian women at the Thomas and Uber Cup, the team lost 0-5 to Korea in their final league match on Wednesday. This means that India finishes second in their group behind Korea and still manage to qualify for the quarters, after their wins against Canada and USA, earlier.
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newsbadminton9 months ago

Thomas and Uber Cup 2022 | Indian women make it to quarters after 4-1 win over the USA

The Indian women's badminton team sealed its place in the quarterfinals of the Thomas & Uber Cup 2022, with a 4-1 win over the USA, in their Group D tie on Tuesday. Team India will take on Korea next, in the last league match, which will decide the toppers of the group, on Wednesday.
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newsbadminton10 months ago

BAI Selection Trials | Priyanshu Rajawat, Kiran George, Aakarshi Kashyap and Ashmita Chaliha in contention for top spot

Former world No. 11 Sameer Verma withdrew due to a back ailment on day 4 of BAI selection trials on Monday, leaving Kiran George and Priyanshu Rajawat in contention for the top spot in men's singles. Aakarshi Kashyap and Ashmita Chaliha took lead in the fight for 1 to 4 position in women's singles.
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newsbadminton11 months ago

Swiss Open 2022 | Kidambi Srikanth makes winning start, All England semi-finalists Gayatri and Treesa lose in opening round

Former world no.1 Kidambi Srikanth was off to a winning start at the Swiss Open 2022, as he beat Mads Christophersen in straight games in the men's singles opening round. The Indian just needed 32 minutes to beat his Danish opponent 21-16, 21-17, in the first round of the BWF 300 tournament.
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newsbadminton1 year ago

Badminton Asia Team Championships 2022 | Indian teams falter in group stages, fail to make it to knockouts

India's campaign at the Badminton Asia Team Championships came to an end on Friday as both the men's and women's teams lost to their respective opponents. The men's squad was defeated 2-3 by Indonesia, the three-time reigning champions, while the women's team was defeated 1-4 by Japan.
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newsbadminton1 year ago

India Open 2022 | PV Sindhu and Aakarshi Kashyap enter semis in women's singles

Former world champion PV Sindhu defeated Ashmita Chaliha 21-7, 21-18 on Friday to go to progress to the semi-finals of the India Open 2022. Sindhu made a strong start in the quarters, defeating the 22-year-old South Asian Games gold medallist from Assam in the first game to grab an 11-7 lead.
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newsbadminton3 years ago

Aspiring badminton players in Assam should join the Assam Badminton Academy, says Ashmita Chaliha

South Asian Games gold medallist Ashmita Chaliha expressed that all aspiring badminton players in Assam should join the Assam Badminton Academy in Guwahati. Chaliha, who won two golds at the South Asian Games has been training with an Indonesian coach Edwin Iriawan at the academy in last two years.
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