newsbadminton3 days ago

BWF India Open | Saina Nehwal pulls out failing to recover from intestinal problem

India’s title contender for the India Open from the women’s singles category was reduced to just one after Saina Nehwal revealed that she had to pull out of India Open owing to acute gastroenteritis. The 29-year-old Olympic bronze medalist had previously won the title four years back in 2015.
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newsbadminton8 days ago

India Open | PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal seeded second and fifth respectively

PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal have been seeded second and fifth respectively in the upcoming India Open. India also has a strong presence in the men’s section with as many as six shuttlers among whom Kidambi Srikanth has secured the top seed of number three followed by Sameer Varma at fifth.
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newsbadminton10 days ago

Swiss Open | B Sai Praneeth to clash with Sameer Verma in all Indian pre-quarters

Sameer Verma overcame the challenge of Ajay Jayram in straight games, while B Sai Praneeth got walkover by an injured England’s Rajiv Oushep to set up a pre-quarter final. The men’s doubles duo of Pranav Jerry Chopra and Chirag Shetty advanced to the next round by beating Astrup and Rasmussen.
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newsbadminton10 days ago

Saina Nehwal to miss Swiss Open after being diagnosed with intestinal infection

Saina Nehwal has revealed on social media that she has been diagnosed with acute Gastroenteritis and mild Pancreatitis. The shuttler returned to India after the All England Badminton Championship, giving a miss to the Swiss Open in Basel after doctors advised her to get admitted in the hospital.
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newsbadminton13 days ago

Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma look to put behind All England Championship woes

Ace Indian shuttlers, Saina Nehwal and Sameer Verma, are looking to focus on getting their morale up after recent All England heartbreak. Former world number one, Nehwal was knocked out in the quarters while compatriot Verma bowed out of the competition at the end of the first round itself.
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newsbadminton15 days ago

All England Badminton Championship | Indian challenge ends as Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth crash out in quarter-finals

Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth lost their quarter-final encounters on Friday and with that, India’s challenge at the ongoing All England Open Badminton Championship has come to an end. Nehwal lost to Tai Tzu Ying in women’s singles while Srikanth was defeated by Kento Momota in men's singles.
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newsbadminton16 days ago

All England Badminton Championship | Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth advance to quarter-finals; B Sai Praneeth bows out

Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth have won their respective second round matches in the ongoing All England Open Badminton Championship to book their places for the quarter-finals. On the other hand, B Sai Praneeth has been knocked out of the championship after losing his second round match.
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newsbadminton17 days ago

All England Badminton Championship | Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, B Sai Praneeth qualify for Round 2; PV Sindhu bows out

Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth and B Sai Praneeth have won their respective matches on the opening day of the All England Open Badminton Championship to qualify for the second round of the tournament. PV Sindhu’s defeat against Korea’s Sung Ji Hyun was the major setback for India on Day 1.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Having Saina and Sindhu in the top 10 says a lot about India’s strength, feels Morten Frost

Denmark badminton legend Morten Frost has remarked that Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu being in the top 10 of women’s singles says a lot of India’s strength. He has also mentioned that Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap greatly influenced the flourishing of the sport throughout the nation.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Senior Badminton Nationals | Sourabh Verma, Saina Nehwal win singles titles

Saina Nehwal defended her Senior Nationals title by defeating world No. 6 PV Sindhu in straight games in Guwahati in the women’s singles category. In the men’s singles event, Sourabh Verma got the better of young Lakshya Sen in a one-sided match in the 83rd edition of the tournament.
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