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Orleans Masters 2022 | Mithun Manjunath loses men's singles final to Toma Junior Popov

After losing to home favourite Toma Junior Popov in the final of the Orleans Masters 2022 men's singles event in France on Sunday, Mithun Manjunath had to settle for a silver medal. In his maiden BWF final, 79th-ranked Indian shuttler fell 21-11, 21-19 in 50 minutes to the world No. 32 Frenchman.
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newsbadminton4 months ago

Badminton Asia Team Championships 2022 | Indian men's team register 3-2 win over Hong Kong, chances to qualify for playoffs bleak

The Indian men's team, captained by global bronze medalist Lakshya Sen, defeated Hong Kong 3-2 in group A on Thursday to keep their faint prospects of reaching the knockout stage of the Badminton Asia Team Championships alive. India had suffered 0-5 loss to Korea in their opening match.
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newsbadminton3 years ago

SaarLorLux Open | Lakshya Sen, Mithun Manjunath, Rahul Bharadwaj advance to the pre-quarterfinals

Rising Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen overcame a stiff challenge posed by Finland’s Eetu Heino to enter the pre-quarterfinals at the SaarLorLux Open Super Tour 100. While Mithun Manjunath and BM Rahul Bharadwaj also advanced to the pre-quarterfinals with convincing straight game victories.
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newsbadminton4 years ago

Vietnam Open 2018 | Ajay Jayaram bags silver after losing final to Shesar Hiren Rhustavito

Indian shuttler Ajay Jayaram has bagged the silver medal after losing to Indonesia’s Shesar Hiren Rhustavito in the final match of the Vietnam Open 2018. Following the defeat in the finals, Jayaram has taken his tally of silver medals to two with consecutive runner-up finishes in a span of a month.
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newsbadminton4 years ago

Vietnam Open | Ajay Jayaram through to final; Mithun Manjunath ousted

Indian badminton star Ajay Jayaram has reached the finals of the ongoing 2018 Vietnam Open after defeating Japan’s Yu Igarashi in straight games of 21-14, 21-19. However, fellow compatriot Mithun Manjunath has been knocked out after losing to Indonesia’s Shesar Hiren Rhustavito in the semi-finals.
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reportbadminton4 years ago

Vietnam Open | Ajay Jayaram, Mithun Manjunath book semi-final berth; Rituparna Das crashes out

Indian shuttlers Ajay Jayaram and Mithun Manjunath have fought hard to qualify for the semi-finals in the men’s singles category at the 2018 Vietnam Open. However, their compatriot Rituparna Das has crashed out of the tournament after losing to Thailand’s Phittayaporn Chaiwan.
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newsbadminton4 years ago

Vietnam Open | Ajay Jayaram, Rituparna Das secure quarter-final spot

Indian ace Ajay Jayaram pulled off a stunning win against top seed Ygor Coelho in the second round of the Vietnam Open being played at Ho Chi Minh City by a score of 22-20, 21-14. Meanwhile, Rituparna Das continued her impressive form as she beat sixth seed Sung Shuo to secure the round four spot.
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newsbadminton4 years ago

Russian Open | Sourabh Verma beats Mithun Manjunath to seal finals berth

Sourabh Verma overcame compatriot Mithun Manjunath in a one-sided all Indian semi-final to advance to the final of Russian Open, where he will now face Japan’s Koki Watanabe. The mixed doubles pair of Rohan Kapoor and Kuhoo Garg also reached the final with a hard-fought win that went to a decider.
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newsbadminton4 years ago

ATP Russia Open | Sourabh Verma, Mithun Manjunath win to setup an all Indian semi-final

Eighth seed Sourabh Verma beat third seed Misha Zilberman of Israel in straight games of 21-14, 21-16, while Mithun Manjunath defeated Satheishtharan Ramachandran 21-18, 21-12 to reach the semis. The Indian mixed doubles pair of Rohan Kapoor and Kuhoo Garg also made the semi-finals in Vladivostock.
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newsbadminton4 years ago

All India Senior Ranking Badminton tournament: Aruna and Mithun win titles

Aruna Prabhudesai claimed the women’s singles title at the All India Senior Ranking Badminton tournament after defeating Kanika Kanwal in the finals. Mithun Manjunath claimed his second All India Ranking title in 7 days as he defeated Rohit Yadav in the finals of the men’s singles category
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