newsbadminton9 days ago

Fifth edition of Premier Badminton League to start on Jan 20

The date of the commencement of the fifth edition of the Premier Badminton League has been announced and it's set to start early next year on January 20, 2020. Top Indian shuttlers like PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy, B Sai Praneeth, and many others are expected to participate in it again.
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newsbadminton17 days ago

PV Sindhu crashes out of China Open

World Champion and No.6 ranked PV Sindhu crashed out in the opening round of the China Open in Fozhou after suffering a shock defeat to lower-ranked Pai Yu Po of Chinese Taipei. Meanwhile, the doubles duo of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa won their first-round clash.
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newsbadminton23 days ago

Satwik and Chirag enter top 10 rankings after dream run at French Open

India’s doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty reclaimed a spot in the top 10 of the latest badminton rankings after their dream run at the BWF French Open. Despite their quarter-final exits, PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal maintained their spot at sixth and ninth respectively.
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newsbadmintona month ago

BWF French open | Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty enter men’s doubles final

India's top men's doubles pair Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty defeated Japanese duo of Hiroyuki Endo and Yuta Watanabe to advance to the finals of the French Open BWF Super 750 in Paris on Saturday. The duo is the only remaining Indian representation at the French Open.
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newsbadmintona month ago

BWF French Open | PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal bow out, doubles duo enters semis

Ace Indian women shuttlers P.V. Sindhu and Saina Nehwal bowed out of the ongoing French Open badminton tournament after losing their respective quarter-final matches on Friday. Meanwhile, India’s top-ranked doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty entered the semi-finals.
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reportbadmintona month ago

BWF French Open | Satwiksairaj-Chirag Shetty beat World Champions in men’s doubles; Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu enter quarter-finals

India’s top men’s doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty went on to beat World Champions Mohammad Ahsan and Hendra Setiawan in the pre-quarters of the French Open. Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu have also made it to the quarter-finals of the ongoing BWF event in Paris.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Sai Praneeth gets to career-best BWF ranking

Indian badminton player B Sai Praneeth has reached the 11th spot on the recently-released BWF World Rankings as he jumped one place up on the list. On the other hand, star Indian female shuttler PV Sindhu continued at the sixth place on the rankings which were released on Tuesday.
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reportbadmintona month ago

BWF French Open | Subhankar Dey, PV Sindhu win opening round matches

Subhankar Dey had a great start to his French Open campaign as he registered a win against world No 17 Tommy Sugiarto 15-21, 21-14, 21-17 in the first round of men’s singles. In women’s singles first-round match, PV Sindhu also started off well with an easy 21-15, 21-13 win against Michelle Li.
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reportbadmintona month ago

BWF Denmark Open | PV Sindhu, Sameer Verma, Sai Praneeth bow out in round 2

PV Sindhu has bowed out of the ongoing BWF Denmark Open after she was beaten by South Korea’s An Se Young in the second round. Sameer Verma and Sai Praneeth have also been knocked out of the competition after they lost their respective second-round matches against Chen Long and Kento Momota.
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newsbadmintona month ago

BWF Denmark Open | PV Sindhu and Sai Praneeth advance, Parupalli Kashyap crashes out

PV Sindhu and Sai Praneeth advanced to the second round of the Denmark Open with wins in straight games, while Korea Open semi-finalist Parupalli Kashyap crashed out. Among the doubles, the duo of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty won their duel, also in straight games, on Tuesday.
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