16 Oct 2015
Odense: Leading Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth and the men's doubles pair of Manu Atri and B. Sumeeth Reddy crashed out in the second round of the USD 650,000 Denmark Open Superseries Premier here yesterday.
12 Aug 2013
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia's coach has blamed an air conditioning cut-off for causing world number one Lee Chong Wei to cramp up and pull out of yet another heart-breaking world badminton final.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal today regained the number one spot in world badminton rankings by toppling Spaniard Carolina Martin to whom she had lost in the summit clash of the just-concluded World Championships.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Set to be bestowed with the Arjuna award, ace India shuttler Kidambi Srikanth today said that the prestigious honour in addition to some encouraging words by legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has made him hungrier to scale new heights.
03 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal wants actress Deepika Padukone to portray her in the upcoming biopic on herself. Calling her a 'good' badminton player, Saina said Deepika is apt and can do full justice to the character.
04 Dec 2015
Dubai: Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal has been nominated for the Woman Player of the Year Award of the Badminton World Federation after a consistent season which saw her occupy the world number one spot for a brief period.
17 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Kidambi Srikanth, the centre of attention in the Rio Olympics today, can take heart from Hyderabad city mate PV Sindhu for his men's singles quarterfinal clash against Chinese badminton icon Lin Dan here.
31 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Chief badminton coach Pullela Gopichand, who guided Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu to Olympic medals in the successive Games, says he was lucky that he wasn't good in studies and it was a flunked IIT exam that paved his way to be a successful sportsperson.
23 Aug 2016
Hyderabad: Overwhelmed by the warm reception that greeted her for the historic silver-winning Olympic campaign, ace Indian shuttler PV Sindhu today said it was a combination of her own sacrifices and god's will that propelled her to the podium in the Rio Games.
17 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: India's Kidambi Srikanth played his heart out before going down fighting against two-time defending champion Lin Dan in the quarterfinals of the men's singles badminton event at the Rio Olympics here today.