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Thailand Open: PV Sindhu beats Akane Yamaguchi in quarter-finals

20 May 2022

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Thailand Open: PV Sindhu beats Akane Yamaguchi in quarter-finals

India's ace shuttler PV Sindhu beat world number one, Akane Yamaguchi, in the quarter-finals of the 2022 Thailand Open in Bangkok on Friday.

Wang Zhi Yi wins Badminton Asia Championships: Key stats

01 May 2022

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Wang Zhi Yi wins Badminton Asia Championships: Key stats

Unseeded Wang Zhi Yi beat the world champion, Akane Yamaguchi, in the final of the 2022 Badminton Asia Championships on Sunday.

Badminton Asia Championships: Sindhu loses in semis clash, bags bronze

30 Apr 2022

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Badminton Asia Championships: Sindhu loses in semis clash, bags bronze

World No. 7 PV Sindhu has collected a bronze medal at the 2022 Badminton Asia Championships.

2022 Badminton Asia Championships: PV Sindhu storms into semi-finals

29 Apr 2022

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2022 Badminton Asia Championships: PV Sindhu storms into semi-finals

Ace Indian shuttler PV Sindhu outclassed China's He Bing Jiao in the quarter-finals of the Badminton Asia Championships at the Muntinlupa Sports Complex.

BWF World Championships final: Kidambi Srikanth settles for silver

19 Dec 2021

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BWF World Championships final: Kidambi Srikanth settles for silver

India's Kidambi Srikanth lost against Loh Kean Yew of Singapore in the final of the 2021 BWF World Championships.

All England Championships: PV Sindhu beats Akane Yamaguchi, enters semis

20 Mar 2021

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All England Championships: PV Sindhu beats Akane Yamaguchi, enters semis

Indian women's badminton ace PV Sindhu entered the semi-finals of the ongoing All England Championships with a 16-21, 21-16, 21-19 win over Japan's Akane Yamaguchi in a thrilling quarter-final contest in Birmingham.

Korea Open: Saina retires, losses for Sindhu and Praneeth

25 Sep 2019

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Korea Open: Saina retires, losses for Sindhu and Praneeth

The Indian badminton contingent had a poor day in office in the ongoing Korea Open Super 500 tournament.

Japan Open: PV Sindhu once again beaten by Akane Yamaguchi

26 Jul 2019

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Japan Open: PV Sindhu once again beaten by Akane Yamaguchi

India's women's singles badminton ace PV Sindhu's title-less run in 2019 continued.

Shuttler PV Sindhu sets her sight on Japan Open

22 Jul 2019

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Shuttler PV Sindhu sets her sight on Japan Open

It was a heart-breaking loss for India's ace shuttler PV Sindhu in the final of the Indonesia Open in Jakarta on Sunday.

PV Sindhu settles for silver in Indonesia Open

21 Jul 2019

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PV Sindhu settles for silver in Indonesia Open

Indian women's badminton ace PV Sindhu had to settle for a silver at the 2019 Indonesia Open in Jakarta on Sunday.

PV Sindhu overcomes Chen Yufei in semis of Indonesia Open

20 Jul 2019

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PV Sindhu overcomes Chen Yufei in semis of Indonesia Open

Indian women's badminton ace PV Sindhu stormed into the final of the 2019 Indonesia Open in Jakarta on Saturday.

#AsianGames: Saina's defeat knocks India out of women's team event

20 Aug 2018

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#AsianGames: Saina's defeat knocks India out of women's team event

An inconsistent Saina Nehwal saved four match points before losing to Nozomi Okuhara after PV Sindhu's win over world number one Japanese Akane Yamaguchi, as India crashed out of Asian Games Women's badminton team event today.

BWF Championships finale: Sindhu loses as Marin scripts history

05 Aug 2018

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BWF Championships finale: Sindhu loses as Marin scripts history

India's badminton ace PV Sindhu went down against Rio 2016 Olympics winner, Carolina Marin, in Badminton World Championships finale on Sunday.

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin: Head-to-head, TV listing and preview

05 Aug 2018

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PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin: Head-to-head, TV listing and preview

PV Sindhu will lock horns with Spain's Carolina Marin in the final of the Badminton World Championship today.

Badminton: India's hopes still intact at the Indonesia Open

05 Jul 2018

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Badminton: India's hopes still intact at the Indonesia Open

India's top shuttlers PV Sindhu and HS Prannoy won their respective games to enter the quarters of Indonesia Open.

All England Open: Tai Tzu-ying thrashes Yamaguchi in final

18 Mar 2018

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All England Open: Tai Tzu-ying thrashes Yamaguchi in final

Tai Tzu-ying, who has been dominating the badminton circuit since 2016, beat Akane Yamaguchi in straight games to win the 2018 All England Open.

All England Open: Yamaguchi beats Sindhu in semi-final

18 Mar 2018

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All England Open: Yamaguchi beats Sindhu in semi-final

PV Sindhu, who was India's last hope in All England Open, lost the semi-final against Akane Yamaguchi.

All England Open: Sindhu fends off Okuhara, enters semis

16 Mar 2018

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All England Open: Sindhu fends off Okuhara, enters semis

PV Sindhu moved into the semi-finals of the 2018 All England Open being held in Birmingham.

PV Sindhu storms into Hong Kong Open Superseries QF

23 Nov 2017

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PV Sindhu storms into Hong Kong Open Superseries QF

PV Sindhu thrashed Japan's Aya Ohori in straight games 21-14, 21-17, to advance into quarterfinal of the Hong Kong Open Superseries in Kowloon.

Denmark Open: Srikanth stuns world number one to enter semis

21 Oct 2017

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Denmark Open: Srikanth stuns world number one to enter semis

Kidambi Srikanth remains India's only hope in the 2017 Denmark Open after he defeated world number one Viktor Axelsen in the quarter-finals.

Badminton: HS Prannoy advances in Denmark Open

20 Oct 2017

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Badminton: HS Prannoy advances in Denmark Open

Indian shuttler HS Prannoy continued his winning streak at the 2017 Denmark Open Super Series Premier badminton tournament as he stormed into the quarter-finals.

Sindhu defeats Carolina Marin at World Super Series Finals

17 Dec 2016

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Sindhu defeats Carolina Marin at World Super Series Finals

PV Sindhu defeated Spain's Carolina Marin to enter the semi-finals of BWF World Super Series Finals in Dubai.

Sun Yu defeats Sindhu at World Superseries Finals

16 Dec 2016

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Sun Yu defeats Sindhu at World Superseries Finals

China's Sun Yu avenged her China Open final loss to PV Sindhu after defeating her at the World Superseries Finals in Dubai.

A winning start for PV Sindhu at Dubai Finals

15 Dec 2016

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A winning start for PV Sindhu at Dubai Finals

PV Sindhu began her BWF Superseries Finals campaign on a winning note by beating Japan's Akane Yamaguchi in the round-robin opener.