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Saina, Srikanth given tough draws at All England Open
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal and former world no.1 Kidambi Srikanth were handed tough draws in the 2021 All England Championships.
2021-02-24
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Badminton
Extension of Olympic qualification period good for players: Gopichand
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Extension of the Olympic qualification period for badminton can only be good for Indian players as it gives them more time in between tournaments, said chief national coach Pullela Gopichand. The Badminton World Federation (BWF) said on Friday that the qualification period for the sport has been extended by about a month to June 15.
2021-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Badminton
Badminton Olympic qualification period extended till June 15
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The Badminton World Federation (BWF) on Friday announced that it has extended the Olympic qualification period till June 15. This came after the postponement of the Malaysia Open Super 750 and Singapore Open Super 500 tournaments, both of which were listed as part of the qualification cycles.
2021-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Badminton
Sindhu moves out of Gpoichand Academy, to train at Gachibowli
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) To prepare for psychological firepower with her opponents, Olympic Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu will be training at the Gachibowli Stadium in Hyderabad from Tuesday, after moving out of the city's Pullela Gopichand Academy, says her father.
2021-02-13
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Badminton
Rankireddy-Ashwini enter top 20 of mixed doubles world rankings
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa on Tuesday broke into the top 20 of the mixed doubles badminton rankings for the first time in their career. The Indian pair jumped 16 places after their performances in the two Thailand Open tournaments in Bangkok last month.
2021-02-02
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Badminton
Ashwini-Sairaj break into Top 20 in mixed doubles rankings
Bangkok, Feb 2 (IANS) The mixed doubles Indian duo of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa have entered the top 20 in the latest BWF rankings.
2021-02-02
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Two-time Olympian Dipankar Bhattacharjee to undergo brain surgery
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Two-time Olympian shuttler Dipankar Bhattacharjee has been diagnosed with brain tumour and will be undergoing surgery in Mumbai on Thursday.
2021-02-01
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Health/Medicine,Badminton
Indian domestic badminton tourneys to resume in April
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) The domestic badminton circuit is set to begin from April with a revamped structure owing to COVID-19 pandemic, the Badminton Association of India (BAI) announced on Saturday.
2021-01-30
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Badminton
Badminton World Tour Finals: Tai Tzu Ying to face Carolina in final
Bangkok, Jan 30 (IANS) Chinese Taipei world No.1 Tai Tzu Ying will face Spanish Olympic champion Carolina Marin in the women's singles final of the BWF World Tour Finals in Bangkok on Sunday.
2021-01-30
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
2012 Olympics medallist Boe to coach India's Rankireddy-Shetty pair
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) Star Indian men's doubles pair Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty will be coached by Denmark's 2012 London Olympics silver medallist Matthias Boe in the run up to this year's Olympics in Tokyo.
2021-01-29
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Badminton
World Tour Finals: Consolation win for Sindhu, Srikanth loses
Bangkok, Jan 29 (IANS) Reigning badminton world champion P.V. Sindhu ended her campaign at the BWF World Tour Finals with a consolation win on Friday, but Kidambi Srikanth, the only other Indian to have qualified for the competition, ended at the bottom of his group with a third consecutive defeat and crashed out.
2021-01-29
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Srikanth finishes dismal World Tour Finals campaign with 3 losses
Bangkok, Jan 29 (IANS) India shuttler Kidambi Srikanth's World Tour Finals campaign came to a disappointing end after he lost all three matches in the tournament, the latest being against Thailand's Angus Ng Ka Long here on Friday.
2021-01-29
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
World Tour Finals: Srikanth, Sindhu suffer 2nd consecutive loss
Bangkok, Jan 28 (IANS) Star Indian shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and PV Sindhu suffered contrasting defeats in their respective second group 'B' matches at the BWF World Tour Finals here on Thursday.
2021-01-28
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
World Tour Finals: Sindhu, Srikanth lose opening matches
Bangkok, Jan 27 (IANS) Reigning world badminton champion P.V. Sindhu on Wednesday went down fighting to world No.1 Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei in her first group match of the women's singles of the World Tour Finals. In the men's category, India's former world No.1 Kidambi Srikanth also lost his first match to Denmark's Anders Antonsen.
2021-01-27
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
World Tour Finals: Sindhu loses to Tzu Ying in 1st group game
Bangkok, Jan 27 (IANS) Ace India shuttler PV Sindhu on Wednesday went down fighting against world number one Tai Tzu Ying in her first group match of the women's singles event at the World Tour Finals.
2021-01-27
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Carolina Marin, Viktor Axelson win singles titles at Thailand Open
Bangkok, Jan 24 (IANS) Reigning Olympic badminton champion Carolina Marin and Denmark's Viktor Axelsen on Sunday came out with dominant performances to win the respective women's and men's singles titles at the Toyota Thailand Open tournament.
2021-01-24
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Saina going through toughest phase of her career: U Vimal Kumar
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Former world No.1 Saina Nehwal is going through the toughest phase of her career and needs to take care of herself so as to avoid any more defeats, says former national champion and coach U. Vimal Kumar.
2021-01-23
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Sameer Verma goes down fighting in quarter-finals
Bangkok, Jan 22 (IANS) India's Sameer Verma was on Friday knocked out of the Thailand Open in the quarter-finals, losing 13-21, 21-19, 22-20 to third seed Anders Antonsen of Denmark in a see-saw match that lasted an hour and 21 minutes.
2021-01-22
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Satwik-Ashwini enter mixed doubles semis
Bangkok, Jan 22 (IANS) The Indian duo of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponappa on Friday entered the mixed doubles semi-finals of the Toyota Thailand Open after securing a hard-fought win over fifth seeds Peng Soon Chan and Liu Ying Goh of Malaysia.
2021-01-22
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Shuttlers Srikanth, Covid+ Praneeth in 10-day quarantine in Bangkok
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) Badminton World Championship bronze medallist Sai Praneeth and former world No.1 Kidambi Srikanth, roommates for the ongoing Thailand Open Super 1000 in Bangkok, are in a minimum 10-day quarantine in their hotel in that city, after the former tested Covid-positive. Srikanth won his first-round match, but now both are out of the competition.
2021-01-21
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Sindhu through to quarter-final (3rd lead)
Bangkok, Jan 21 (IANS) Reigning badminton world champion PV Sindhu on Thursday entered the quarter-final of the Toyota Thailand Open Super 1000 tournament with a straight-game win over Malaysia's Kisona Selvaduray.
2021-01-21
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Verma eases into quarters, Prannoy crashes out (2nd lead)
Bangkok, Jan 21 (IANS) India shuttler Sameer Verma on Thursday continued his stellar run at the Toyota Thailand Open as he eased past Denmark's Rasmus Gemke in straight games to enter the quarterfinals of the men's singles event. However, there was disappointment for HS Prannoy who crashed out of the Super 1000 tournament after facing defeat at the hands of Malaysia's Liew Daren.
2021-01-21
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Satwiksairaj-Ashwini enter mixed doubles' quarters
Bangkok, Jan 21 (IANS) The Indian pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa on Thursday secured their berth into the quarter-finals of the mixed doubles event at the Toyota Thailand Open after getting past Germany's Mark Lamsfuss and Isabel Herttrich in their second round contest.
2021-01-21
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Sameer Verma eases into Thailand Open quarters
Bangkok, Jan 21 (IANS) Indian shuttler Sameer Verma continued his stellar run at the Thailand Open as he on Thursday he eased past Denmark's Rasmus Gemke in straight games to enter the quarterfinals of the men's singles event.
2021-01-21
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Prannoy battles chest, shoulder pain to stun Christie
Bangkok, Jan 20 (IANS) India's HS Prannoy battled pain in his ribs and a potential dislocation on his left shoulder to stun Indonesia's world number seven Jonathan Christie in the first round of the Toyota Thailand Open Super 1000 badminton tournament on Wednesday.
2021-01-20
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Praneeth tests Covid-19 positive, Srikanth withdraws
Bangkok, Jan 20 (IANS) Indian shuttler B. Sai Praneeth has been withdrawn from the Thailand Open after testing positive for the Coronavirus, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) has informed.
2021-01-20
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Sindhu, Srikanth through to 2nd round, Saina out (2nd ld)
Bangkok, Jan 19 (IANS) PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth on Tuesday led India's charge at the Toyota Thailand Open Super 1000 tournament while Saina Nehwal fell to Thai fourth seed Ratchanok Intanon in their respective opening round matches.
2021-01-19
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Sindhu, Srikanth ease into 2nd round of Thailand Open
Bangkok, Jan 19 (IANS) Ace Indian men's shuttler Kidambi Srikanth on Tuesday continued Indian badminton's winning momentum at the Toyota Thailand Open as he entered the second round defeating Thailand's Sitthikom Thammasin in straight games.
2021-01-19
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
PV Sindhu eases into second round of Thailand Open
Bangkok, Jan 19 (IANS) World champion PV Sindhu on Tuesday cruised into the second round of the Toyota Thailand Open after registering a comfortable win over local Busanan Ongbamrungphan.
2021-01-19
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Marin, Axelsen win singles titles
Bangkok, Jan 17 (IANS) Spanish Olympic champion Carolina Marin and Denmark's Viktor Axelsen won the women's and men's singles titles, respectively, at the Thailand Open Super 1000 badminton tournament in Bangkok on Sunday.
2021-01-17
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
PV Sindhu: I have learnt a lot more from my losses
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) World badminton champion PV Sindhu was disappointed when the Tokyo Olympics were postponed last year, but she utilised the free time to work on rectifying her mistakes. The ace Indian shuttler recently returned to the court at the Thailand Open but crashed out in the first round. Sindhu says losses remind her of the need to come back stronger the next time.
2021-01-17
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Badminton,Cinema/Showbiz
Thailand Open badminton: Axelsen, Marin through to finals
Bangkok, Jan 16 (IANS) Danish fourth seed Viktor Axelsen will face Hong Kong's seventh seed Angus Ng Ka Long in the men's singles final of the Thailand Open badminton on Sunday. In the women's final, world No.1 Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei will face Spanish Olympic champion and fifth seed Carolina Marin.
2021-01-16
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Momota resumes training after testing Covid positive
Tokyo, Jan 16 (IANS) Kento Momota, the world's top-ranked men's singles badminton player, has resumed training 10 days after testing positive for COVID-19.
2021-01-16
Category: International, Japan,Sports,Badminton
Six Indians in top-10 of BWF world junior rankings
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Indian shuttlers Varun Kapur and Samiya Imad Farooqui, along with four other Indians, have attained top-10 spots in the recently announced junior world rankings by Badminton World Federation (BWF).
2021-01-15
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Saina, Srikanth out as Indian challenge ends (2nd Ld)
Bangkok, Jan 14 (IANS) Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal crashed out of the Thailand Open in the second round while Kidambi Srikanth forfeited his match with an injury as the Indian challenge came to an end on Thursday.
2021-01-14
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Saina crashes out, Kidambi pulls out due to injury
Bangkok, Jan 14 (IANS) Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal on Thursday crashed out of the ongoing Thailand Open after suffering a hard-fought second round defeat against local Busanan Ongbamrungphan.
2021-01-14
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Satwik-Chirag bow out of men's doubles
Bangkok, Jan 14 (IANS) The star Indian badminton pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty crashed out of the men's doubles event in the ongoing Thailand Open after suffering a straight-games defeat in their second-round contest on Thursday.
2021-01-14
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Saina, Srikanth ease into 2nd round, Prannoy out (3rd ld)
Bangkok, Jan 13 (IANS) Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal and former world no.1 Kidambi Srikanth cruised into the second round of Thailand Open Super 1000 tournament on Wednesday. While Saina will face Thailand's Busanan Ongbamrungphan, Srikanth faces Malaysia's Lee Zii Jial, who beat India's HS Prannoy in the final match of the day.
2021-01-13
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Saina cruises into second round (2nd ld)
Bangkok, Jan 13 (IANS) Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal and Commonwealth Games gold medal winner Kidambi Srikanth cruised into the second round of the Thailand Open Super 1000 badminton tournament on Wednesday.
2021-01-13
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Doctor tended to Srikanth shortly after he reported bleeding: BWF
Bangkok, Jan 13 (IANS) A doctor from the Covid-19 testing team set up for the ongoing Thailand Open attended to India's Kidambi Srikanth shortly after he reported that he suffered nose bleed following a mandatory PCR test, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) said on Friday.
2021-01-13
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Srikanth in 2nd round, Kashyap retires (Ld)
Bangkok, Jan 13 (IANS) India's Kidambi Srikanth eased into the second round of the Thailand Open with a 21-12, 21-11 win over compatriot Sourabh Verma on Wednesday. Srikanth was dominant in the match that lasted 31 minutes.
2021-01-13
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Kashyap retires mid-game after Chirag-Satwik Win
Bangkok, Jan 13 (IANS) Indian shuttler Parupalli Kashyap on Wednesday made an exit from the ongoing Thailand Open after he retired in the third game of his first-round clash against Canada's Anthony Ho-Shue.
2021-01-13
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: After drama, Covid+ Saina, Kashyap, Prannoy to play (4th lead)
Bangkok, Jan 12 (IANS) In a dramatic chain of events on Tuesday, ace Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap, and HS Prannoy were cleared to compete in the Thailand Open Super 1000 badminton tournament, just hours after they were forced to withdraw having tested positive for Coronavirus.
2021-01-12
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Dramatic reversal: Saina, Prannoy, Kashyap to play at Thailand Open (3rd lead)
Bangkok, Jan 12 (IANS) Ace shuttlers Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap, and HS Prannoy, who were forced to withdraw from the Thailand Open Super 1000 after they tested Covid positive earlier on Tuesday, were dramatically cleared by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) to compete by the end of the day.
2021-01-12
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Srikanth left with bloodied nose after multiple Covid-19 tests
Bangkok, Jan 12 (IANS) India's Kidambi Srikanth on Tuesday tweeted images of himself with a bloodied nose that he said came from the multiple tests he underwent for Covid-19 in Bangkok, Thailand. Srikanth, 27, is in the city along with the rest of the Indian badminton squad for the ongoing Thailand Open and two more tournaments that will take place this month.
2021-01-12
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Sindhu and Ashwini-Sikki pair knocked out (2nd lead)
Bangkok, Jan 12 (IANS) Reigning women's world champion PV Sindhu, men's World Championships bronze medallist Sai Praneeth, and women's doubles pair Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy lost their first-round matches and crashed out of the Thailand Open Super 1000 badminton tournament here on Tuesday.
2021-01-12
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Sindhu, Praneeth crash out in 1st round
Bangkok, Jan 12 (IANS) Current world champion PV Sindhu crashed out in the opening round of the Thailand Open after losing to Denmark's Mia Blichfeldt on Tuesday. Sixth-seeded Sindhu lost 21-16, 24-26, 13-21 to world No.18 Blichfeldt in a match that lasted 74 minutes.
2021-01-12
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Saina, Prannoy test positive from Covid-19, withdraw from Thailand Open (2nd lead)
Bangkok, Jan 12 (IANS) Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy, who had recently recovered from Covid-19, have once again tested positive for novel coronavirus and as a result have withdrawn the Yonex Thailand Open which began here on Tuesday.
2021-01-12
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Thailand Open: Satwiksairaj, Ashwini advance in mixed doubles
Bangkok, Jan 12 (IANS) The Indian mixed doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa on Tuesday advanced to the second round of the Thailand Open following a hard-fought win over Indonesia's Hafiz Faizal and Gloria Emanuelle Widjaja.
2021-01-12
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton
Saina, Prannoy test positive for Covid-19, withdraw from Thailand Open
Bangkok, Jan 12 (IANS) Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy have withdrawn from the Thailand Open after testing positive for Covid-19.
2021-01-12
Category: International, Thailand,Sports,Badminton