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featurebadminton3 days ago

Mathias Boe here to change mindset of Indian players, talent not really an issue

When you want to be the best, you need to train with the best. Perhaps this would have been the thinking of the Badminton Association of India (BAI), when they roped in Denmark's Olympic silver medalist Mathias Boe, as the coach of the Indian doubles team for the second time now.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Doubles coach Mathias Boe opens up on being nervous during Thomas Cup final

Mathias Boe, the doubles team coach, made sure throughout the match he maintained his poker face, and he should be awarded for how cool and relaxed he looked without showing any signs of nervousness. He recently joined the Indian team in May as the bnew doubles coach.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Thomas and Uber Cup 2022 | Indian men win championship for the first time, thrash Indonesia 3-0

On Friday, India managed to pull off a historic performance beating Indonesia to win the Thomas Cup for the first time ever, in the history of the championship. And it just wasn't a win, but a complete rout of the 14-times champs, as Lakshya, Srikanth and Satwik-Chirag won their matches.
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newsbadminton2 months ago

Thomas and Uber Cup 2022 | Indian men create history, assured of bronze after win over Malaysia

The Indian men's badminton team made history, as they reached the semifinals of the Thomas and Uber Cup after a gap of 43 years, which now assures them of their first-ever medal at the competition. India got the better of five-time champions Malaysia 3-2, in a close encounter on Thursday.
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newsbadminton2 months ago

Thomas and Uber Cup 2022 | Indian men register 5-0 win over Canada, to face Chinese Taipei on Wednesday

The Indian men's team confirmed a quarters berth after they beat Canada 5-0 in the Group C of the Thomas and Uber Cup 2022 on Monday. The team led by Kidambi Srikanth put up a fierce challenge against minnows Canada and maintained their winning streak in the ongoing tournament in Thailand.
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newsbadminton2 months ago

Badminton Asia Championships 2022 | PV Sindhu, Satwiksairaj-Chirag progress to next round

Former world champion PV Sindhu defeated Singapore's Jaslyn Hooi in the women's singles quarterfinals at the Badminton Asia Championships 2022 in Manila, the Philippines, on Thursday. Sindhu defeated Singapore's world No. 100 21-16, 21-16 in 42 minutes at the Muntinlupa Sports Complex.
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newsbadminton2 months ago

Badminton Asia Championships 2022 | Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty enter second round

Satwiksairaj and Chirag Shetty, India's best men's doubles team, advanced to second round of the Badminton Asia Championships 2022 on Tuesday in Manila, Philippines. The world No. 7 Indian team defeated Thailand's Apiluk Gaterahong and Natchanon Tulamok 21-13, 21-9 in the men's doubles round of 32.
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newsbadminton2 months ago

Mathias Boe says doubles standards in India haven't grown much since his departure

If there is one recent news that has cheered the Indian badminton world, it is the return of Denmark's former World No. 1 and Olympic silver medalist Mathias Boe as the country's doubles coach. Boe's role in moulding Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty is huge, especially during 2020 Olympics.
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newsbadminton5 months ago

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy mighty happy with India Open win, says team played one of the best matches in final

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, said he was anxious for a podium result following a disappointing 2021 season, describing their performance at the India Open finals as "one of the finest ever." Satwik and Chirag Shetty defeated three-time world champions Mohammad Ahsan and Hendra Setiawan 21-16 26-24.
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newsbadminton5 months ago

India Open 2022 | Lakshya Sen wins single's title, Satwiksairaj-Chirag Shetty lift men's doubles trophy

India’s up and coming men’s singles star and world championship medalist Lakshya Sen & doubles specialists Satwiksairaj-Chirag Shetty created history as they bagged their first Yonex-Sunrise India Open crowns with convincing wins over their respective opponents at the KD Jadhav Indoor Hall.
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