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Kidambi Srikanth loses BWF World Championship final, settles for silver medal

India shuttler Kidambi Srikanth had to settle for a silver medal at the BWF World Championship 2021 after he lost to Singapore's Loh Kean Yew 21-15, 22-20 in the final on Sunday. With this effort, Srikanth became the first Indian men's singles player to reach the finals of the coveted event.
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BWF World Championship | Lakshya Sen and Kidambi Srikanth in semis, assured of a bronze medals at least

The former world no.1 Kidambi Srikanth and youngster Lakshya Sen created history as the duo reached the semis in the mens' singles section of the BWF World Championship in Spain, on Friday. This means that both of them are now assured of bronze medals at least in the competition.
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BWF World Championship | HS Prannoy stuns world no.9 Hong Kong's Angus NG Ka Long in opening round

Star shuttler HS Prannoy came up with a scintillating comeback in the opening round match against Angus NG Ka Long of Hong Kong, to beat him in three games, in the men's singles match at the BWF World Championship 2021. The world no.32 Prannoy managed to get the better of world no.9 player.
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BWF World Championship | B Sai Praneeth ousted in first round, Kidambi Srikanth advances

India shuttler B Sai Praneeth's poor run of form continued at the BWF World Championship 2021, as he lost his opening encounter to Mark Caljouw from the Netherlands despite winning the opening game. The 2019 bronze medal winner suffered a 17-21, 21-7, 21-18 loss against the world no.28.
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newsbadminton2 months ago

BWF World Tour Finals | Lakshya Sen guaranteed place in playoffs, PV SIndhu wins too

Indian shuttlers were off to a positive start at the BWF World Tour Finals 2021 with the likes of PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth registering solid wins. The two-time Olympics medalist Sindhu beat Denmark's Line Christophersen, who 21-14, 21-16, in her first match of Group A in women’s singles.
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newsbadminton2 months ago

BWF World Tour Finals | PV Sindhu handed easy draw, Lakshya Sen up against world's best

As many as three singles players and two doubles teams from India have qualified for year-ender BWF World Tour Finals. While PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth and Lakshya Sen will be participating in singles, teams of Ashwini Ponnappa-Sikki Reddy and Satwiksairaj-Chirag Shetty will take part in doubles.
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newsbadminton2 months ago

Indonesia Open 2021 | PV Sindhu in quarters, Kidambi Srikanth ousted

India's PV Sindhu entered the quarter-finals of the women's singles at the Indonesia Open in Bali on Thursday with a win 21-12, 21-18 win over Germany's Yvonne Li. In her first match, Sindhu had managed to overcome Japanese shuttler Aya Ohori in three games, taking over an hour to beat her.
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newsbadminton2 months ago

Indonesia Open 2021 | PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth progress to next round

India's top shuttler PV Sindhu managed to reach the second round of the women's singles draw, at the Indonesia Open 2021 on Wednesday, after a hard-fought win over Japanese Aya Ohori. The two-time Olympic medalist Sindhu got the better of Ohoti 17-21, 21-17, 21-17 in three games.
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Indonesia Masters | PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth lose in semis

Indian badminton stars PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth faced embarrassing defeats, as they crashed out of the Indonesia Masters 2021 in Bali on Saturday. The current world champion Sindhu wasn't at her best in the semis and lost to Japan's Akane Yamaguchi 21-13, 21-9 in 32 minutes.
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Indonesia Masters | Impressive Kidambi Srikanth beats HS Prannoy to enter semis

The former world no.1 shuttler Kidambi Srikanth and PV Sindhu sailed into the semi-finals at the Indonesia Masters 2021, on Friday. While Srikanth beat compatriot HS Prannoy in straight games, Sindhu got the better of Turkey's Neslihan Yigit 21-13, 21-10, to enter the next round.
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