newsbadminton4 days ago

BWF Denmark Open| Kidambi Srikanth outplays Lin Dan; Saina Nehwal marches on

Kidambi Srikanth registered a memorable 18-21, 21-17, 21-16 win against the Legendary Lin Dan of China in the second round of the men’s singles category at the Denmark Open on Thursday. Meanwhile, Saina Nehwal beat Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi in straight games to progress to the quarter-finals.
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newsbadminton5 days ago

Denmark Open | Ashwini Ponnappa-Sikki Reddy advance as B Sai Praneeth crashes out

Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy brushed aside American sisters, Sydney Lee and Ariel Lee in a 21-7, 21-11 straight games victory to progress to the second round of the Denmark Open. But it was lights out for India's B Sai Praneeth who suffered defeat at the hands of China’s Huang Yuxiang.
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newsbadminton6 days ago

Denmark Open | Kidambi Srikanth salvages pride for India after PV Sindhu exit

Kidambi Srikanth got the better of Hans-Kristian Vittinghus by a margin of 21-16, 21-10 to enter the second round of the Denmark Open tournament. Meanwhile, Sameer Verma also moved to the next round in the men's singles event by beating China's Shi Yuqi 21-17, 21-18 in 44 minutes.
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newsbadminton6 days ago

BWF Denmark Open | Saina Nehwal advances as PV Sindhu makes shocking first round exit

Saina Nehwal endured a nervy start to the Denmark Open as she fought her way to a three-set thriller against Hong Kong’s Ngan Yi Cheung in the opening round of the tournament. But Asian Games silver medalist PV Sindhu was knocked out in the first round at the hands of American Beiwen Zhang.
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newsbadmintona month ago

China Open | Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu qualify for quarter-finals

Kidambi Srikanth and PV Sindhu have won their respective singles matches in the ongoing China Open badminton tournament and advanced to the quarter-final round. Meanwhile, in men's doubles and mixed doubles category, India lost all their matches in the second round of the tournament.
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newsbadmintona month ago

China Open | Kidambi Srikanth enters pre-quarters after easy win

Kidambi Srikanth has advanced to the second round of the ongoing China Open in men's singles category after defeating Rasmus Gemke from Denmark by 21-9, 21-19 points. In the mixed doubles category, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponappa won their match and qualified for the next round.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

BWF World Championships | Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth and Sai Praneeth register wins

Indian CWG stars Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth and B Sai Praneeth, all managed to secure a spot in the next round at the ongoing BWF World Championships in China. But in the men’s doubles event, India suffered defeat as Tarun Kona and Saurabh Sharma lost to Hong Kong's Chin Chung and Tang Chun Man.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

BWF World Championships 2018 | HS Prannoy and Ponnappa/Rankireddy off to winning start

HS Prannoy started off his World Championship campaign by beating Kiwi Abhinav Manota in straight sets of 21-12, 21-11 in 28 minutes in the opening round in China. The mixed doubles duo of Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy also made to Round 2 after beating Niclas Nohr and Sara Thygesen.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth among non-movers in latest BWF rankings

Indian shuttlers, Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth and HS Prannoy have retained their spots in the latest Badminton World Federation rankings released this week. Sindhu has stayed put at number 3 while her compatriot Nehwal remained on 10th in the women’s singles category.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Singapore Open Badminton | India's challenge ends as all stars exit in Round 2

The Indian badminton team, including its best bet Sourabh Verma, bowed out of the Singapore Open after a dismal outing in Singapore on Thursday. Among others, Rituparna Das was shown the exit door by Yulia Yosephin Susanto of Indonesia 21-15, 13-21, 16-21 in a woman’s singles second round match.
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