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.

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.

Five Indian Shuttlers In Top-20 of BWF Men's Rankings
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Five Indian Shuttlers In Top-20 of BWF Men's Rankings

Kidambi Srikanth, who lost in the quarterfinals in Japan Open, remains the highest-ranked Indian male player at eighth.

Japan Open: Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy Crash Out; Pranaav Chopra-Sikki Reddy In Semis
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Japan Open: Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy Crash Out; Pranaav Chopra-Sikki Reddy In Semis

With this victory, Axelsen enjoys a 3-2 head-to-head lead over Srikanth in five meetings, having won the last three duels.

Japan Open Superseries: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu Lose; Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy Reach Quarters
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Japan Open Superseries: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu Lose; Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy Reach Quarters

Olympics medallists PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal crashed out of the USD 325,000 Japan Open Superseries after suffering straight-game defeats in second round on Thursday.

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.

HS Prannoy Jumps Two Spots To Be Ranked No 15

HS Prannoy Jumps Two Spots To Be Ranked No 15

Twelve Indian male badminton players are currently ranked in the top 100, with seven in the top 50.

New Zealand Open: HS Prannoy, Sourabh Verma Reach Quarterfinals
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New Zealand Open: HS Prannoy, Sourabh Verma Reach Quarterfinals

Sourabh Verma also reached the quarters after emerging victorious in an all-Indian pre-quarterfinal battle against Parupalli Kashyap.

New Zealand Open: HS Prannoy, Parupalli Kashyap Continue Good Run
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New Zealand Open: HS Prannoy, Parupalli Kashyap Continue Good Run

Shuttlers HS Prannoy and Parupalli Kashyap entered the pre-quarterfinals of the New Zealand Grand Prix Gold.

New Zealand Open: HS Prannoy, Parupalli Kashyap win; Ajay Jayaram Loses
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New Zealand Open: HS Prannoy, Parupalli Kashyap win; Ajay Jayaram Loses

HS Prannoy will cross swords with Indonesia's Firman Abdul Kholik and Kashyap will square off against local shuttler Oscar Guo on Wednesday.

US Open Grand Prix Gold: HS Prannoy Beats Parupalli Kashyap To Clinch Title
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US Open Grand Prix Gold: HS Prannoy Beats Parupalli Kashyap To Clinch Title

HS Prannoy notched up a thrilling three-game win over Commonwealth Games champion Parupalli Kashyap in an all-Indian final to clinch the USD 120,000 US Open Grand Prix Gold

US Open Grand Prix: Parupalli Kashyap, HS Prannoy Enter Semifinals
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US Open Grand Prix: Parupalli Kashyap, HS Prannoy Enter Semifinals

On a comeback trail, Kashyap reached his first semifinals of an international event in seven months after defeating compatriot Sameer Verma 21-13, 21-16 in 40 minutes.

Canada Open: Manu Attri-B Sumeeth Reddy Pair Enters Men's Doubles Quarters, HS Prannoy Stumbles In Men's Singles

Canada Open: Manu Attri-B Sumeeth Reddy Pair Enters Men's Doubles Quarters, HS Prannoy Stumbles In Men's Singles

Second-seed Prannoy squandered an opening game advantage to go down 21-17, 14-21, 13-21, to ninth seed Jeon Hyeok Jin of Korea.

Passport Issues For Parupalli Kashyap, HS Prannoy, Sikki Reddy
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Passport Issues For Parupalli Kashyap, HS Prannoy, Sikki Reddy

Parupalli Kashyap requested External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Sports Minister Vijay Goel to look into the matter.

Kidambi Srikanth Stuns World No.1 Son Wan Ho To Enter Indonesia Open Super Series Final

Kidambi Srikanth Stuns World No.1 Son Wan Ho To Enter Indonesia Open Super Series Final

Kidambi Srikanth beat top seed Son Wan Ho 21-15, 14-21, 24-22 in the Indonesia Open Super Series semi-final and will now face Japan's Kazusma Sakai for title on Sunday.

Indonesia Open: HS Prannoy Loses To Japanese Kazumasa Sakai In Semi Final
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Indonesia Open: HS Prannoy Loses To Japanese Kazumasa Sakai In Semi Final

The second game was a roller-coaster ride as Sakai opened up a 5-1 lead after dominating the rallies early on. The Indian narrowed the gap to 4-5 with the help of his smashes.

Indonesia Open: One Of The Best Matches Of My Career, Says HS Prannoy
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Indonesia Open: One Of The Best Matches Of My Career, Says HS Prannoy

The 24-year-old will next play Kazumasa Sakai of Japan in the semifinals tomorrow.

Indonesia Open: HS Prannoy Stuns Chen Long, Kidambi Srikanth Also Enters Semis
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Indonesia Open: HS Prannoy Stuns Chen Long, Kidambi Srikanth Also Enters Semis

Prannoy will take on the winner of the match between Japanese qualifier Kazumasa Sakai and England's Rajiv Ouseph.

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