newsbadmintona month ago

BWF Hong Kong Open | Rankireddy-Ponnappa advance in mixed doubles

India had a mixed day in the ongoing Hong Open as the likes of Swastiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa advanced into the next round, while the pair of N Sikki Reddy and Pranav Jerry Chopra crashed out early on. Wednesday will see Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu taking the court.
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newsbadminton4 months ago

BWF Thailand Open | We played like Champions, says Chirag Shetty

Chirag Shetty was adamant that him along with doubles partner Satwiksairaj Rankireddy played like champions en route to the BWF Thailand Open title which they won on Sunday. The young pair created history by becoming the first Indian men's doubles pair to win a major super 500 event.
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newsbadminton5 months ago

Indonesia Open | PV Sindhu advances into quarters, Kidambi Srikanth crashes out

Three out of four challenges in the four separate events of the Indonesia Open came to end as PV Sindhu lived up to the billing while Kidambi Srikanth crashed out in their respective matches. The mixed doubles and men’s doubles event saw the Indian pairs losing in straight games.
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reportbadminton7 months ago

Sudirman Cup 2019 | India succumb to humiliating 0-5 loss to China

India ended their Sudirman Cup campaign on a terrible note as they went down 5-0 against hosts China in their last group stage match of the tournament. After they had lost 3-2 to Malaysia on Tuesday, the match against China was a do-or-die one for the Kidmabi Srikanth-led side.
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reportbadminton7 months ago

Sudirman Cup 2019 | India close to early elimination after losing 2-3 to Malaysia

India succumbed to a must and easy win leg against Malaysia in the first group match of the Sudirman Cup as the contingent stares at an early elimination from the mixed team championship. India could only win their mixed doubles and the women’s singles match losing the other three.
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newsbadminton7 months ago

Badminton Roundup | Subhankar Dey, men’s pair bow out as India end campaign in Denmark

India’s run at Li-ning Denmark Challenge came to an end as the only remaining singles player, Subhankar Dey eventually lost to hot local favourite Hans-Kristian Solberg Vittinghus. The men’s duo of Chirag Shetty and Swastiksairaj Rankireddy went down against England’s Ben Lane and Sean Vendy.
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newsbadminton7 months ago

Badminton Roundup | Subhankar Dey advances to quarterfinal; Lakshya Sen, Sourabh Verma eliminated

India started the second round of the Li-ning Denmark Challenge on a mixed not with Subhankar Dey beating Japan’s Minoru Koga while Lakshya Sen and Sourabh Verma bowing out. India’s men’s pairing of Sawtiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty beat Scottish pair to advance into the quarterfinals.
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newsbadminton7 months ago

Chirag Shetty and Swastiksairaj Rankireddy come together to lift Brazilian Challenge title

India’s promising men’s pair of Swastiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty came together after six months to win the 34th Brazilian Challenge title. The duo was supposed to play in New Zealand prior to this but a mix up there meant they had to travel to Brazil for their first tournament this year.
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newsbadmintona year 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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newsbadminton2 years ago

Reports : Top-ranked Indian shuttlers opt out of Asian Team Championship

P.V.Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, and Kidambi Srikanth are among the top-ranked Indian shuttlers, who have opted out of the upcoming Asian Team Championship scheduled to be held in Malaysia from February 6 to February 11. Sai Praneeth will lead the second-string Indian team at the Championships.
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