Denmark Open Superseries: Kidambi Srikanth Beats World No. 1 Viktor Axelsen To Enter Semis; Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy Bow Out
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Denmark Open Superseries: Kidambi Srikanth Beats World No. 1 Viktor Axelsen To Enter Semis; Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy Bow Out

India's Kidambi Srikanth showed sheer class as he beat Denmark's Viktor Axelsen to enter the semi-finals of Denmark Open Superseries.

HS Prannoy Stuns Lee Chong Wei; Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth Too Reach Quarters
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HS Prannoy Stuns Lee Chong Wei; Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth Too Reach Quarters

Just four months back, Prannoy had created a flutter when he dispatched Chong Wei in straight games in the Indonesia Super Series Premier and the unseeded Indian dished out another superb performance on Thursday to oust the former World No. 1 Malaysian 21-17 11-21 21-19 in a match that lasted an hour and three minutes.

PV Sindhu Crashes Out, Saina Nehwal Beats Carolina Marin In Denmark Open
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PV Sindhu Crashes Out, Saina Nehwal Beats Carolina Marin In Denmark Open

PV Sindhu failed to better World No.10 Chen Yufei of China to go down fighting 17-21, 21-23 in a 43-minute match.

Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy Enter Second Round In Denmark Open
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Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy Enter Second Round In Denmark Open

Saina, who won a bronze in the Glasgow World Championship, defeated Marin 22-20 21-18 in a hard-fought battle.

Premier Badminton League Auction: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth Retained By Old Teams
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Premier Badminton League Auction: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth Retained By Old Teams

Top Indian shuttlers PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal were retained by their respective franchises at the players auction of the Premier Badminton League (PBL) on Monday.

Japan Open Superseries: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, Sameer Verma, HS Prannoy Reach Second Round
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Japan Open Superseries: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, Sameer Verma, HS Prannoy Reach Second Round

Saina took 39 minutes to dispatch Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong 21-17 21-9 in the women's singles opening round.

All Eyes On PV Sindhu As Japan Open Superseries Begins
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All Eyes On PV Sindhu As Japan Open Superseries Begins

Sindhu might meet world champion Okuhara for the third straight tournament if she can get past Mitani and the Japanese does the same against Hong Kong's Cheung Ngan Yi in their respective openers.

Saina Nehwal, Pullela Gopichand Give Badminton Lessons To Shraddha Kapoor For Biopic

Saina Nehwal, Pullela Gopichand Give Badminton Lessons To Shraddha Kapoor For Biopic

Saina, who went back to the Gopichand camp recently, posted pictures of the trio as they gear up for practice.

Players Like Saina Nehwal Can Excel Under Any Coach, Says Vimal Kumar
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Players Like Saina Nehwal Can Excel Under Any Coach, Says Vimal Kumar

Vimal Kumar said training in Bengaluru has been tough for Saina because she was missing her father Harvir Singh.

Saina Nehwal Eyes Superseries Final Qualification After Reuniting With Gopichand
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Saina Nehwal Eyes Superseries Final Qualification After Reuniting With Gopichand

Saina said she has started playing in Hyderabad from yesterday, but because she has some pain in her leg, she will start full training from September 7.

Saina Nehwal Reunites With Pullela Gopichand, Says Happy To Be Back Home

Saina Nehwal Reunites With Pullela Gopichand, Says Happy To Be Back Home

The World Championship bronze medallist has ended her association with Vimal Kumar

A World Championships Bronze After Recovering From Injury Is Special: Saina Nehwal
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A World Championships Bronze After Recovering From Injury Is Special: Saina Nehwal

Recalling the strenuous process of recovery post the surgery, Saina said she could get back into international badminton due to the support of her physios and coach Vimal Kumar.

It Is Important For Players To Get Used To Scheduling: Pullela Gopichand

It Is Important For Players To Get Used To Scheduling: Pullela Gopichand

Saina Nehwal's coach Vimal Kumar's had held the TV scheduling responsible for her poor recovery for the semi-finals.

TV Shouldn't Dictate Scheduling: Vimal Kumar On Saina Nehwal Match
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TV Shouldn't Dictate Scheduling: Vimal Kumar On Saina Nehwal Match

Lack of adequate time to recover after a late night match affected Saina Nehwal's performance in the semifinals, feels her coach Vimal Kumar.

World Badminton Championships: Twitteratti Salute PV Sindhu's Spectacular Show In Pulsating Final

World Badminton Championships: Twitteratti Salute PV Sindhu's Spectacular Show In Pulsating Final

It was Sindhu's third medal at the World Championships, with a bronze apiece from the 2013 and 2014 editions in her bag.

President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Narendra Modi Hail PV Sindhu After Epic World Championship Final

President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Narendra Modi Hail PV Sindhu After Epic World Championship Final

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the nation in hailing India's badminton star PV Sindhu's awe-inspiring performance at the World Championship, where she won a silver medal after losing in a pulsating final.

World Badminton Championships: PV Sindhu Loses Thrilling Final, Finishes With Silver

World Badminton Championships: PV Sindhu Loses Thrilling Final, Finishes With Silver

In a thrilling final, Sindhu lost 19-21, 22-20, 20-22 after battling hard for one hour and 49 minutes.

World Badminton Championships: PV Sindhu Destroys Chinese Opponent To Reach Final

World Badminton Championships: PV Sindhu Destroys Chinese Opponent To Reach Final

With this win, PV Sindhu became only the second Indian to reach the final at the World Championships after Saina Nehwal achieved the feat in the last edition at Jakarta.

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