newsbadminton5 days ago

BWF China Open | PV Sindhu crashes out after losing in quarters

India’s hope of a medal, in the ongoing China Open, ended as Gao Fangjie handed PV Sindhu a 21-11, 21-10 defeat in the quarter-finals today. In yesterday’s games, Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy had been ousted after losing their respective pre-quarters matches, a week after winning the National titles.
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newsbadminton5 days ago

BWF China Open | PV Sindhu enters quarter-finals; Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy bow out

PV Sindhu has registered a win against China’s Han Yue to secure a berth in the quarter-finals of the China Open Super Series. However, Akane Yamaguchi beat Saina Nehwal and Lee Cheuk Yiu handed a defeat to HS Prannoy to end both players’ campaigns in Shanghai in their respective matches.
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newsbadminton6 days ago

BWF China Open | Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy progress into second round

Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu advanced to the second round of the China Open Super Series as they defeated Beiwen Zhang and Sayaka Sato respectively in women’s singles. In the men’s singles, HS Prannoy also entered into the next round as he overcame Korea’s Lee Dong Keun 18-21, 21-16,21-19.
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reportbadminton14 days ago

HS Prannoy stuns Kidambi Srikanth to lift maiden title, Saina Nehwal secures her third national championship

HS Prannoy has beaten World No 2 Kidambi Srikanth 21-15, 16-21, 21-7 in a thrilling finale to claim the men's singles title at the National Championship in Nagpur on Wednesday. In the women’s singles, Saina Nehwal has gotten the better of PV Sindhu 21-17, 27-25 to lift her third Nationals title.
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newsbadminton14 days ago

Badminton National Championship | PV Sindhu to face Saina Nehwal and Srikanth to take on Prannoy in the final

While Saina overcame Anura Prabhudesai comfortably, Sindhu had to fight hard against Ruthvika Shivani to set up a women’s singles final face-off. Kidambi Srikanth will face HS Prannoy for the second time in a month as they overcame Lakshya Sen and Subhankar Dey respectively, with convincing wins.
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newsbadminton15 days ago

National Badminton Championship | PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth progress into the semis

Olympic medalists PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal advanced to the semi-finals of the 82nd Senior National Badminton Championship as they defeated Aakarshi Kashyap and Shriyanshi Pardeshi respectively in women's singles. Kidambi Srikanth followed suit as he overcame Shubham Prajapati in men’s singles.
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newsbadminton20 days ago

BWF Rankings : Kidambi Srikanth climbs to career best 2nd spot

Thanks to his French Open win, Kidambi Srikanth has jumped two places to grab a career-high ranking of 2 in the latest Badminton World Federation Rankings, announced today. In the women's ranking, PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal maintained their rankings at second and 11th position respectively.
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reportbadmintona month ago

French Open | PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth enter quarter-finals; Saina Nehwal bows out

PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth have registered wins against Sayaka Takahashi and Wong Wing Ki in their respective matches to secure a berth in the quarter-finals of the French Open. However, Akane Yamaguchi, for the second consecutive time, beat Saina Nehwal to end the latter's campaign in Paris.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Kidambi Srikanth climbs to fourth position in BWF Rankings after Denmark Open victory

Kidambi Srikanth on Thursday jumped four places in the Badminton World Federation Rankings to reach the fourth position, thanks to his Denmark Open title win. In the women's ranking, PV Sindhu continued to be at second place while Saina Nehwal managed to better her ranking from 12 to 11th position.
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reportbadmintona month ago

French Open | Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth progress to second round

The Indians had a day out at the French Open Superseries as Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu, B Sai Praneeth and HS Prannoy all won their first-round matches on Wednesday. On the other hand, Parupalli Kashyap crashed out at the first hurdle after losing to Indonesia’s Anthony Ginting.
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