French Open Badminton: Saina Nehwal Bows Out In the QF

Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal was knocked out in tge quarterfinals of the French Open badminton tournament by Thailand’s Ratchanok Intanon. Ratchanok dominates Saina Nehwal The top seeded Saina came into the match as the favorite against Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand. Seeded eight in the tournament, Ratchanok gave a tough battle for Saina in the

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French Open Badminton: Saina Nehwal In the Quarters

Saina Nehwal managed to reach the quarter-finals of the French Open Badminton tournament while other Indian players crashed out. Saina Nehwal has a comfortable win Saina, who earlier won against Michelle Li of Canada in the first round, faced Minatsu Mitani in the second round. The match proved to be a comfortable outing for the

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French Open Badminton: Big Win for HS Prannoy

Indian badminton stars Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap and HS Prannoy made it to the second round of French Open Badminton. HS Prannoy Stuns Olympic Champion at French Open Badminton HS Prannoy, who is unseeded in the tournament produced the biggest upset of the first day when he defeated the reigning Olympic Champion Lin Dan of

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Top Seven Moments For Indian Badminton

Indian badminton has been improving by leaps and bounds for quite a few years now. The current Indian brigade led by Saina Nehwal has established itself as a force to reckon with. Kidambi Srikanth has recently attained his career-best ranking of no. 3 and Parupalli Kashyap has broken back into the top 10 after a stupendous

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China Win Sudirman Cup For The Tenth Time

China were the heavy favourites even before Sudirman Cup began and they reigned supreme at the biennial World Mixed Team Championships once again. Cheered on by a vociferous home crowd at the Dongfeng Nissan Sports Center in Dongguan, the Chinese team cruised to a 3-0 win over first-time finalists Japan to notch up an unprecedented

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Ratchanok Intanon, Lin Dan Crowned Asian Champions

Seventh-seeded Ratchanok Intanon made it a memorable day at the Badminton Asia Championships in Wuhan by stunning the top-seeded Li Xuerui in front of her home crowd in the women’s singles final. The 20-year-old had beaten Li Xuerui in 2013 to become the youngest ever singles World Champion. Two years later, she repeated the feat

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Indian Badminton Weekly #13: Sindhu Back In Action

The big news this week in Indian badminton is the return of PV Sindhu at the prestigious Badminton Asia Championships being held in Wuhan, China. The 19-year-old had been out of action since February due to a stress fracture on her left foot. The injury-induced hiatus saw her falling out of the top 10 in

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Malaysia Open: Carolina Marin, Chen Long Reign Supreme

World No. 2 Carolina Marin continued with her sensational season as she captured her second Superseries Premier title in a row at the Malaysia Open. It was the All England Open four weeks back where the Spaniard first tasted a Superseries victory and now she has done it once again! Carolina Marin wins rematch of

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Saina Nehwal Wins; Kidambi Srikanth Out Of Malaysia Open

World No. 1 Saina Nehwal was left the last Indian standing at the $500,000 Malaysia Open Superseries Premier as all her compatriots crashed out of the Kuala Lumpur event on Thursday. The India Open champion put up a dominant show once again as she entered the quarter-finals after a 21-13, 21-9 victory over qualifier Xue

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Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth Start On A Winning Note

Fresh from their India Open triumph, Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth got off to a winning start at the $500,000 Malaysia Open Superseries Premier held at the Putra Stadium in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday. While Saina cruised to a straight-game win over Indonesian Maria Febe Kusumastuti, Srikanth saved match points to eke out a narrow

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