Star badminton player PV Sindhu finally won gold when she defeated Japanese Nozomi Okuhara in the BWF World Tour Finals in Guangzhou.
PV Sindhu would be hoping to break her final jinx at the 2018 Asian Games.
Kidambi Srikanth is the cornerstone of India's challenge in the men's badminton event.
Kidambi Srikanth will lead India's challenge in the face of some daunting opposition.
PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal will spearhead India's challenge in badminton at Asian Games 2018.
After falling in the first round of the men's doubles and men's singles competitions in Incheon, teenagers Iqbal Ahmad Shekib and Meri Sayed Emran will be watching the rest of the tournament from the sidelines.
Having returned from the Olympic Games on a high with his prodigy Saina Nehwal bagging a bronze, India's national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand said the country's budding shuttlers have a bright future and are capable of achieving bigger feats.
With few days left for the Olympics, ace shuttler Jwala Gutta on Friday said that she is confident of winning a medal in the mega event as she worked hard on her fitness and other aspects of the game.