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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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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newsbadminton20 days ago

Indonesia Masters | Saina Nehwal beats He Bingjiao, through to finals

Lone Indian in the fray after PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth bowed out of the tournament yesterday, Saina Nehwal fought her way to the finals after being one game down in the semifinal. In the tournament final, Saina will face Carolina Marin, who enroute her finals had defeated PV Sindhu.
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newsbadminton21 days ago

Indonesia Masters | Saina Nehwal through to semifinals; Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu crash out

Saina Nehwal managed to reach the semifinals of the 2019 Indonesia Masters tournament even as lone men’s category Indian Kidambi Srikanth crashed out of the event in the quarterfinals. In another women’s singles match India’s PV Sindhu lost to Carolina Marine without posing a huge challenge.
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newsbadminton22 days ago

Indonesia Masters 2019 | PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth reach quarterfinals

PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth have managed to continue their strong show in the ongoing Indonesia Masters 2019 and have progressed to the quarterfinals of the tournament. Saina Nehwal also managed to progress to the next round of the event defeating home favorite Fitriani Fitriani.
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newsbadminton23 days ago

Indonesia Masters | PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth qualifies for Round 2

India’s singles shuttlers PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth have won their respective first round matches at the ongoing Indonesia Masters to qualify for Round 2. In the doubles category, the pair of Manu Attri and B Sumeeth Reddy also made it to the second round of the competition. 
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newsbadmintona month ago

Malaysia Masters | Saina Nehwal qualifies for semi-finals as Kidambi Srikanth gets eliminated in quarter-final

Saina Nehwal has made it to the semi-finals of the ongoing Malaysia Masters badminton tournament after defeating Nozomi Okuhara in straight games in the quarter-final battle. On the other hand, Kidambi Srikanth lost to Son Wan Ho of South Korea to get knocked out from the tournament.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Malaysia Masters | Kidambi Srikanth, Saina Nehwal advance to quarter-finals

Indian shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and Saina Nehwal made it to the quarter-finals in the men’s and women’s singles events of the ongoing Malaysia Masters badminton tournament. The Indian women’s doubles pair of Ashwini Ponappa and Sikki Reddy, however, were knocked out in the second round. 
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