Articles about Badminton
18 Jul 2021
Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Key details about India's badminton contingent
Four Indian shuttlers will be taking part in the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
09 Jul 2021
2020 Tokyo Olympics: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth get easy draws
Reigning world champion PV Sindhu and B Sai Praneeth were handed easy group stage outings in the badminton draw unveiled on Thursday for the Tokyo Olympics beginning July 23.
17 Jun 2021
Gopichand announces national badminton scholarship program in Bengaluru
Indian badminton head coach Pullela Gopichand on Thursday announced a national scholarship program at The Sports School in Bengaluru.
03 Jun 2021
I'm working to acquire new technique, skills for Olympics: Sindhu
India's top badminton star PV Sindhu says that she is working to acquire new skills and techniques to surprise her rivals, who are at the same level with distinct playing styles, at the Tokyo Olympics.
01 Jun 2021
Carolina Marin to miss Tokyo Games, will undergo knee surgery
Reigning badminton women's singles gold medalist in Olympics, Carolina Marin, will miss the upcoming Tokyo Games.
27 May 2021
Second-best foreign coaches will not make us the best: Gopichand
Pullela Gopichand says a good mix of foreign and Indian coaches is important for the development of the system but strongly believes that "second best" overseas recruits will only produce the second-best players.
04 May 2021
Badminton great Prakash Padukone recovering from COVID-19 infection
Former Indian badminton ace Prakash Padukone is recovering from COVID-19 after being admitted to a hospital in Bengaluru.
13 Apr 2021
Jwala Gutta, Vishnu Vishal to get married on April 22
Badminton star Jwala Gutta is all set to tie the knot with beau, actor-producer Vishnu Vishal next week.
25 Mar 2021
Orleans Masters: Saina Nehwal enters quarter-finals
India's ace shuttler Saina Nehwal on Thursday progressed to the quarter-finals of the ongoing Orleans Masters.
21 Mar 2021
All England Championships: PV Sindhu loses semi-final to Pornpawee Chochuwong
Indian badminton star PV Sindhu was knocked out of the All England Championships on Saturday as she lost the semi-final to Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong.
20 Mar 2021
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.
18 Mar 2021
All England Championships: PV Sindhu makes a winning start
Reigning world champion PV Sindhu started well at the All England Badminton Championships.
24 Feb 2021
All England Championships 2021: Everything you need to know
The All England Championships 2021 is all set to start from March 17 onwards in Birmingham, England.
24 Jan 2021
Carolina Marin wins successive titles in Thailand: The key numbers
2016 Rio Olympics gold medalist Carolina Marin won her second successive title in Thailand to smash several records.
12 Jan 2021
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.
12 Jan 2021
Badminton: Saina and Prannoy test positive for COVID-19
Ahead of the dual Thailand Open, Indian badminton players Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
08 Jan 2021
Badminton: All you need to know about the Thailand Open
Badminton is finally set to resume after facing a stoppage owing to the coronavirus pandemic that has plagued the world since 2020.
03 Jan 2021
Badminton world number one Kento Momota tests positive for COVID-19
Badminton world number one Kento Momota, on Sunday, tested positive for coronavirus.
02 Nov 2020
'I retire', PV Sindhu's cryptic post creates a buzz
Indian badminton star PV Sindhu, on Monday, gave a mini-jolt to her fans after sharing a cryptic message on social media.
20 Oct 2020
PV Sindhu quashes reports of 'rift' after leaving national camp
Indian badminton star PV Sindhu recently left the national camp for Olympic-bound players, and came to London.
29 Aug 2020
BWF issues safety protocols for badminton's restart
The Badminton World Federation (BWF), on Friday, published safety operating procedures for the resumption of the sport in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
07 Jul 2020
Carolina Marin offers medals to healthcare workers amid COVID-19 pandemic
Spanish badminton player Carolina Marin has offered all her medals to healthcare workers, who have been at the foreground in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic.
05 Jul 2020
Happy Birthday PV Sindhu: A look at her monumental feats
Indian shuttler Pusarla Venkata Sindhu turned 25 on Sunday.
04 Jul 2020
Lin Dan announces retirement: A look at his major records
Badminton legend Lin Dan has retired from the game.
29 May 2020
The plight of sporting events amid lockdown: Details here
The sports fraternity has taken the brunt of COVID-19 pandemic in the past few months.
22 May 2020
Badminton: BWF announces revamped tournament calendar for 2020
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) plans to resume the World Tour with the Taipei Open Super 300 meet on September 1.
04 Apr 2020
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.
25 Mar 2020
Coronavirus outbreak: Indian shuttlers push BWF to freeze rankings
The Indian badminton contingent has urged Badminton World Federation to halt the rankings amid the coronavirus pandemic.
24 Mar 2020
#CoronavirusOutbreak: Badminton Association of India urges players to 'remain positive'
The world has been impacted severely by the widespread coronavirus pandemic that has claimed more than 16,000 lives.
29 Jan 2020
Badminton star Saina Nehwal joins Bharatiya Janata Party
Bharatiya Janata Party has inducted another high-profile name into its fold, as star shuttler Saina Nehwal joined the party on Wednesday, in the presence of National General Secretary Arun Singh.
14 Jan 2020
Momota could be out for two months after car crash
Badminton ace Kento Momota is likely to be out for a two-month period after suffering a fatal crash that saw the driver get killed in a pre-dawn vehicle collision.
27 Nov 2019
PBL Season 5: Analyzing the top buys of each franchise
The fifth edition of the Premier Badminton League (PBL) is around the corner and the auction for the same took place on Tuesday.
25 Nov 2019
In-form Lakshya Sen seals Scottish Open title: Details here
India's rising men's singles badminton player Lakshya Sen claimed his fourth title in three months.
13 Nov 2019
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.
06 Nov 2019
China Open: Saina Nehwal's struggles continue after early exit
India's women's singles badminton ace Saina Nehwal has been having a difficult time on the court of late.
05 Nov 2019
Chou Tien-chen becomes his own coach for Olympics: Here's why
Taiwanese shuttler Chou Tien-chen, who is currently ranked number two in the world among singles players, has taken a bold decision to become his own coach, as he eyes his maiden Olympic gold.
18 Oct 2019
Here are some interesting facts about PV Sindhu
PV Sindhu is one of the top shuttlers, across the globe.
17 Oct 2019
Denmark Open: PV Sindhu beaten by 17-year-old sensation
17-year-old AN Se Young stunned world champion PV Sindhu in the ongoing Denmark Open Super 750 tournament.
16 Oct 2019
Saina Nehwal's woes continue, crashes out of Denmark Open
Saina Nehwal is having a disastrous time on the badminton court.
15 Oct 2019
Denmark Open: PV Sindhu advances, Sai Praneeth beats Lin Dan
Indian women's singles ace badminton player PV Sindhu has advanced to the next round of the ongoing USD 775,000 Denmark Open on Tuesday.