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newsbadminton3 days ago

HS Prannoy retains no.1 spot in Race to Guangzhou, others rise in BWF rankings

After enjoying an incredible few months, HS Prannoy has once more entered the BWF Top 15 rankings. He now holds the No. 1 position in the Race to Guangzhou list of the BWF World Tour Rankings and is ranked as the 15th best player in the world; Kidami Srikanth too gained a spot in latest rankings.
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newsbadminton16 days ago

HS Prannoy and Saina Nehwal make big gains in BWF rankings

HS Prannoy has moved up to World No. 16 in the BWF World Rankings, nearly returning to the Top 15 after a four-year absence. Ishaan Bhatnagar and Tanisha Crasto, the top-ranked mixed doubles team in India, have also climbed ranks and are currently ranked No. 33 in the world, also a career-high.
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newsbadmintona month ago

BWF World Championship | Saina Nehwal advances into pre-quarters of women's singles

Former World No. 1 Saina Nehwal, who is aiming to return to winning ways, got the BWF World Championships 2022 off to a good start by defeating Hong Kong's Cheung Ngan Yi in straight games, 21-19, 21-9. Nehwal would have faced Nozomi Okuhara in next round, but got bye instead, to move into last 16.
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newsbadminton2 months ago

PV Sindhu handed difficult draw for BWF World Championships 2022

Indian badminton stars, such as PV Sindhu and Lakshya Sen, will be eager to build on their impressive performance in the BWF World Championships 2022, which begin in Tokyo on August 22. PV Sindhu, the world no.7, will aim for her second world championship after winning the competition in 2019.
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newsbadminton2 months ago

PV Sindhu progresses to semis, Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy lose close matches at Singapore Open

The Indian shuttlers endured a heart-breaking day at the Singapore Open 2022, as only PV Sindhu could manage to progress to the semis of the event. On the other hand, Saina Nehwal lost in the quarters in three games against Aya Ohori of Japan, and so did men's singles player HS Prannoy.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Singapore Open 2022 | Saina Nehwal makes first quarters in 15 months, HS Prannoy and PV Sindhu advance too

In what turned out to be an outstanding result for former world no.1 Saina Nehwal, the Indian went on beat China's He Bing Jiao at the Singapore Open on Thursday. This means, that Nehwal managed to make it to the first quarters of the year, after being plagued with bad form and injuries.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Singapore Open 2022 | Ashmita Chaliha stuns world no.12, Mithun Manjunath beats Kidambi Srikanth

The Indian shuttlers had a good day at the office, as most of them managed to sail into the second round at the Singapore Open, on Wednesday. Mithun Manjunath sprung a surprise as he beat Kidambi Srikanth in three games, while Saina Nehwal beat compatriot Malvika Bansod in straight games.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Malaysia Open 2022 | PV Sindhu and P Kashyap sail into second round, Saina Nehwal loses

Indian badminton ace PV Sindhu sailed into the second round at the Malaysia Open 2022, while former world no.1 Saina Nehwal lost her first-round match on Wednesday. Sindhu, who is ranked seventh in the world, beat 10th-ranked Pornpawee Chochuwong of Thailand 21-13, 21-17 in the opening match.
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newsbadminton3 months ago

Malaysia Open 2022 | PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal get tough draw

Ace badminton player from India, PV Sindhu, will try to atone for her unfortunate first-round departure from the Indonesia Open, at the Malaysia Open 2022. Meanwhile, Lakshya Sen and Kidambi Srikanth, the top-two rated men's players, abruptly withdrew from the BWF Super 750 competition.
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newsbadminton4 months ago

Indonesia Open 2022 | Lakshya Sen leads India's charge, Saina Nehwal opts out of tournament

Top Indian shuttlers like PV Sindhu, Lakshya Sen, and Kidambi Srikanth will be seen in action at the Indonesia Open 2022 BWF Super 1000 event, which will be held at the Istora Stadium in Jakarta from Tuesday. HS Prannoy, who missed the Indonesia Masters, will also feature in the event.
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