newsbadminton5 days ago

PBL 2019 | Graph of badminton is on the rise in India, believes Saina Nehwal

Saina Nehwal is of the opinion that the Indian badminton graph is moving upwards which is a great thing for the sport in the country. She has also mentioned that she is focussing on her fitness to remain injury-free during the upcoming edition of the Premier Badminton League (PBL).
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newsbadminton20 days ago

BWF French Open 2018 | Saina, Srikanth, Sindhu bow out, Rankireddy-Shetty lone survivors

India’s singles campaign at the ongoing French Open came to an end as Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, and Kidambi Srikanth lost their respective quarter-final matches in straight games. The men’s doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty is the only Indian challenge left in the French Open.
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newsbadminton21 days ago

BWF French Open | Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth through to quarters

It was a good day for the Indian continent participating in the French Open as medal hopefuls Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, and Kidamb Srikanth, all qualified for the quarter-final round. In the doubles category, the duos of S Rankireddy/C Shetty and M Attri/ S Reddy also made it to the next round.
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newsbadminton23 days ago

BWF French Open | Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth seal second round berths

Both Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth won their matches in the first round in straight games defeating their opponents 21-11,21-11 and 21-19, 21-13 respectively. Yesterday, PV Sindhu, too, had booked her place in the second round of the tournament after defeating American Beiwei Zhang 21-17, 21-8.
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newsbadminton23 days ago

PV Sindhu defeats Beiwen Zhang to enter second round of French Open

PV Sindhu finally managed a win after three consecutive losses against Beiwen Zhang of America defeating her in the first round of the ongoing French Open. Last week Sindhu had made an unceremonial exit from Denmark Open after losing to the same opponent in the first round.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Denmark Open 2018 | Saina Nehwal goes down fighting against Tai Tzu Ying in final

Saina Nehwal lost to Tai Tzu Ying of Taiwan in the final of the Denmark Open in a three-game contest which ended in 52 minutes. The Indian was unable to beat the young Taiwan player who in recent past has dominated the women’s singles badminton and is also ranked number one in the world.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Denmark Open | Saina Nehwal reaches final as Kidambi Srikanth crashes out

Saina Nehwal defeated Indonesia’s Gregoria Mariska Tunjung 21-11, 21-12 to reach the final of the Denmark Open where she will face the fierce Tai Tzu Ying tomorrow. In the men’s singles match, Kidambi Srikanth’s run ended against Japan's Kento Momota, who won 21-16, 21-12 in straight sets.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Danisa Denmark Open 2018 | Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth enter semi-finals

Indian star shuttler Saina Nehwal pu forward yet another remarkable effort as she defeated Nozomi Okuhara and became the only Indian woman in the semi-final at Denmark Open. Srikanth sailed into the men’s single semis after he stopped compatriot Sameer Verma’s charge in the quarterfinals. 
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newsbadmintona month ago

BWF Denmark Open| Kidambi Srikanth outplays Lin Dan; Saina Nehwal marches on

Kidambi Srikanth registered a memorable 18-21, 21-17, 21-16 win against the Legendary Lin Dan of China in the second round of the men’s singles category at the Denmark Open on Thursday. Meanwhile, Saina Nehwal beat Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi in straight games to progress to the quarter-finals.
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newsbadmintona month ago

Denmark Open | Kidambi Srikanth salvages pride for India after PV Sindhu exit

Kidambi Srikanth got the better of Hans-Kristian Vittinghus by a margin of 21-16, 21-10 to enter the second round of the Denmark Open tournament. Meanwhile, Sameer Verma also moved to the next round in the men's singles event by beating China's Shi Yuqi 21-17, 21-18 in 44 minutes.
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