newsbadminton5 days ago

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty pull out of Thailand Open

CWG champs Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty had pulled out of the Thailand Open Super 300 tournament after the former failed to recover fully from a hip injury. Satwik got injured during the India Open Super 750 a couple of weeks back, and team was forced to withdraw from the tournament.
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newsbadminton18 days ago

2023 India Open | Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty begin title defence with win

Defending champions Lakshya Sen and the men’s doubles combination of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty began their title defence of the Yonex-Sunrise India Open 2023 with comfortable victories on opening day of the competition at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium in New Delhi on Tuesday.
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newsbadminton23 days ago

2023 Malaysia Open | HS Prannoy and Satwik/Chirag make it to quarters

India's top-ranked shuttler HS Prannoy has made it to the quarter-finals of the Malaysia Open 2023, with a win over Indonesia’s Chico Aura Dwi Wardoyo at the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur on Thursday. The world no.8 Prannoy got the better of the 19th ranked player, 21-9, 15-21, 21-16.
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newsbadminton2 months ago

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy/Chirag Shetty attain career-best ranking, HS Prannoy back in top 10

In the latest BWF rankings, Indian shuttlers have made huge gains, with some of them achieving their career-best rankings too. On the other hand, HS Prannoy is back in the top 10 of the men's singles shuttlers, after a gap of almost four years, and will be looking to better that as well.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

PV Sindhu back at fifth spot, Lakshya Sen and Satwik-Chirag achieve career-best BWF rankings

Lakshya Sen climbed to number 6 in the most recent men's singles ranking issued by the Badminton World Federation on Tuesday, setting a new career high (BWF). The 21-year-old moved up two spots in the rankings for the second week of November 2022, from 8th, where he had previously been, to sixth.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Hylo Open 2022 | Malvika Bansod continues dream run, Satwik-Chirag in quarters too

The Indian shuttlers had a great day in the office at the Hylo Open on Thursday, and most of the players made it to the quarterfinals of the event. Indian doubles pair Satwiksairaj Rakireddy and Chirag Shetty beat the world no. 56 pair, the Easton-Russ duo, 22-24, 21-15, 21-11 in three games.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Hylo Open 2022 | Satwik and Chirag qualify for pre-quarters, Malvika Bansod in next round too

At the Hylo Open 2022 BWF Super 300 competition in Saarbrucken, Germany on Wednesday, Chinese Taipei's Yang Lee and Chen Lu were beaten by Indian partners Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty. The duo overcame a deficit in opening game to defeat the Taipei team 19-21, 21-19, and 21-16.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty aim to qualify for BWF World Tour Finals post French Open win

The main factors influencing Indian shuttler Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty's incredible season are complete clarity on goals, regular mental checks, and taking breaks from the sport. The duo became the first Indian pair to win the French Open Super 750 championship on Sunday.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty beat Taipei pair in final to win French Open Super 750 title

The Indian doubles team of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty bagged the French Open Super 750 title late on Sunday after they beat the Taipei pair of Lu Ching Yao and Yang Po Han in the men's doubles final. The world no.8 team won the match 21-12, 21-19 in only 48 minutes.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

French Open 2022 | Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty beat South Korean team to enter finals

Indian badminton doubles pair Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy stormed into the finals at the French Open 2022 on Saturday after beating the South Korean team of Choi Sol Gyu and Kim Won Ho 21-18, 21-14. The Indians had got the better of top seeds Takuro Hoki and Yugo Kobayashi in quarters.
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