Articles about Ashwini Ponnappa

Badminton: New-look Indian team ready for Sudirman Cup

25 Sep 2021

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Badminton: New-look Indian team ready for Sudirman Cup

An Indian team that is a nice blend of youth and experience will have to punch above its weight in what's going to be an arduous challenge in the Sudirman Cup mixed team championships in Finland on Sunday.

Thailand Open: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth lose in first round

12 Jan 2021

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Thailand Open: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth lose in first round

World champion PV Sindhu suffered a shock defeat to Mia Blichfeldt in the opening round of Thailand Open Super 1000 event on Tuesday.

Coronavirus outbreak: Indian badminton goes online amid lockdown

04 Apr 2020

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Coronavirus outbreak: Indian badminton goes online amid lockdown

National Badminton coach Pullela Gopichand gave tips to Indian shuttlers in an online program in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

Hong Kong Open: PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy sail through

13 Nov 2019

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Hong Kong Open: PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy sail through

India's star female shuttler PV Sindhu sailed into the second round of the Hong Kong Open.

Saina Nehwal's woes continue, crashes out of Denmark Open

16 Oct 2019

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Saina Nehwal's woes continue, crashes out of Denmark Open

Saina Nehwal is having a disastrous time on the badminton court.

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.

Star shuttlers Saina, Sindhu, Srikanth seek success in French Open

22 Oct 2018

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Star shuttlers Saina, Sindhu, Srikanth seek success in French Open

Indian badminton stars, including Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu, and Saina Nehwal will be eyeing their first major BWF title of the year when the French Open begins in Paris tomorrow.

Badminton: India bow out of 2018 Singapore Open

20 Jul 2018

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Badminton: India bow out of 2018 Singapore Open

The Indian team, at the Singapore Open 2018, put up a dismal performance as all of them lost their matches.

India claim maiden badminton mixed team gold at CWG

09 Apr 2018

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India claim maiden badminton mixed team gold at CWG

Rampaging Indian mixed badminton team claimed its maiden Commonwealth Games gold medal, thrashing three-time defending champions Malaysia in the final in Gold Coast today.

Day 2 CWG: India bag wins in badminton, hockey, boxing

06 Apr 2018

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Day 2 CWG: India bag wins in badminton, hockey, boxing

Day 2 of 21st Commonwealth Games had a mixed bag of results for the Indian contingent.

CWG Day 1 Round-up: India win in badminton, table tennis

05 Apr 2018

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CWG Day 1 Round-up: India win in badminton, table tennis

The first day of the 21st Commonwealth Games went well for the Indian contingent.

All England Open: Nehwal knocked out, Sindhu and Srikanth progresses

14 Mar 2018

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All England Open: Nehwal knocked out, Sindhu and Srikanth progresses

World number 11 Saina Nehwal bowed out of the All England Open.

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.

Kidambi Srikanth bows out of World Badminton Championships

25 Aug 2017

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Kidambi Srikanth bows out of World Badminton Championships

Kidambi Srikanth ended his run at the World Badminton Championships losing 14-21, 18-21 to World No 1 Wan Ho Son of South Korea, in the quarter-finals.

Sai Praneeth, Saina Nehwal post contrasting wins at World Championships

23 Aug 2017

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Sai Praneeth, Saina Nehwal post contrasting wins at World Championships

Indian shuttlers continued their winning strak at the World Badminton Championships Singles, with latest victories coming from Sai Praneeth and Saina Nehwal.

Indian shuttlers eye top positions at World Championships

21 Aug 2017

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Indian shuttlers eye top positions at World Championships

The 2017 BWF World Badminton Championships starts from 21st August at Emirates Arena in Glasgow.

Sudirman Cup Group Stage- Sindhu wins but India lost

22 May 2017

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Sudirman Cup Group Stage- Sindhu wins but India lost

India lost 1-4 to Denmark in their opening match of the Sudirman Cup Group Stage.

Badminton Asia Championships: PV Sindhu reaches quarter-finals

27 Apr 2017

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Badminton Asia Championships: PV Sindhu reaches quarter-finals

PV Sindhu stormed into the quarter-finals of the 2017 Badminton Asia Championships after defeating Aya Ohori in the second round.

Badminton Asia Championships: Sindhu advances; Saina loses

26 Apr 2017

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Badminton Asia Championships: Sindhu advances; Saina loses

India's PV Sindhu advanced into the second round of the 2017 Badminton Asia Championships at Wuhan, China.

Sindhu wins Syed Modi International Badminton Championship

29 Jan 2017

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Sindhu wins Syed Modi International Badminton Championship

PV Sindhu won her first women's singles Syed Modi International Badminton Championship title, defeating Indonesia's Gregoria Mariska 21-13, 21-4.

PV Sindhu in finals of Syed Modi International Badminton Championships

28 Jan 2017

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PV Sindhu in finals of Syed Modi International Badminton Championships

PV Sindhu defeated Indonesia's Fitriani to reach the women's singles finals of 2017 Syed Modi International Badminton Championship in Lucknow.

Syed Modi Badminton: PV Sindhu reaches semi-finals

27 Jan 2017

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Syed Modi Badminton: PV Sindhu reaches semi-finals

Rio Olympic silver medalist Pusarla Venkata Sindhu reached the semi-finals of Syed Modi International Badminton Championships after she defeated Vaidehi Choudhari in the quarter-final match in Lucknow today.

PBL: Carolina Marin guides Hyderabad Hunters to victory

08 Jan 2017

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PBL: Carolina Marin guides Hyderabad Hunters to victory

Carolina Marin took Hyderabad Hunters to a win against Bengaluru Blasters in the Premier Badminton League in Bangalore.

Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa decide to part ways

10 Nov 2016

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Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa decide to part ways

The most successful doubles pair of Indian badminton, Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa, have ended their partnership.

Lalita Babar in 3000m steeplechase finals

14 Aug 2016

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Lalita Babar in 3000m steeplechase finals

Lalita Babar became first Indian woman to qualify for the finals of track events after 32 years at Olympics.

Sania,  Bopanna's only hope is Bronze now

14 Aug 2016

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Sania, Bopanna's only hope is Bronze now

Indian tennis mixed doubles pair of Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna failed to reach the final of Rio Olympics 2016.

Boxing and Tennis give India hope

13 Aug 2016

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Boxing and Tennis give India hope

Indian pair of Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna beat Andy Murray and Heather Watson of Great Britain to reach the semi-finals of mixed doubles event in tennis. The pair won 6-4 6-4 in straight sets.

Saina, Sindhu win in their opening matches

12 Aug 2016

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Saina, Sindhu win in their opening matches

Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu began their Olympic campaign by winning their singles' opening matches.