Badminton: News | Page 4
18 Mar 2018Akane Yamaguchi
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.
18 Mar 2018PV Sindhu
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.
16 Mar 2018Kidambi Srikanth
Badminton: Prannoy progresses, Srikanth knocked out
Men's world number 16 HS Prannoy reached the quarter-finals of the 2018 All England Open.
15 Mar 2018PV Sindhu
All England Open: Sindhu wins in 3-games, progresses to quarters
PV Sindhu moved to the quarter-finals of the All England Open being held in Birmingham.
15 Mar 2018Birmingham
All England Open: HS Prannoy stuns world number 8
25-year-old men's shuttler HS Prannoy progressed to the second round of the All England Open being held in Birmingham.
14 Mar 2018Saina Nehwal
2018 All England Open: Tournament Preview
The 2018 All England Open is all set to begin on Wednesday in Birmingham.
13 Mar 2018HS Prannoy
Shuttlers unhappy after BWF sets new rules
Many of world's top shuttlers have expressed their unhappiness after the Badminton World Federation (BWF) brought certain changes in the rules.
09 Mar 2018South Korea
Badminton star Jung Jae-sung dies aged 35
It is a day of mourning for the badminton fraternity.
05 Mar 2018BCCI
Badminton: Supreme Court wants implementation of Lodha reforms on BAI
The Supreme Court, on Monday, admitted a plea seeking the implementation of the Justice Lodha Committee's reforms on the Badminton Association of India (BAI).
26 Feb 2018Pullela Gopichand
Sameer Verma lifts Swiss Open title
Young Indian shuttler, Sameer Verma put in one of the best performances of his career to outclass former world number two, Jan O Jorgensen to clinch the men's singles title at the Swiss Open Super 300 tournament on Sunday.
24 Feb 2018Japan
Indian shuttler Sameer Verma enter Swiss Open semis
Indian shuttler Sameer Verma has advanced to the semifinals of the Swiss Open after defeating former world no. 2 Japan's Kento Momota in Basel.
17 Feb 2018Bangkok
BWF now wants to change badminton's scoring system
It has not been long since the Badminton World Federation introduced the World Tour calendar. It then brought the change in 'Service Law' (to be implemented from March) and now the body is mulling a change in the scoring system.
31 Dec 2017Cricket: News, Stats and more!
#ThatWas2017: Top sporting achievements by India in 2017
India did fairly well in sports in the year gone by, with major victories ranging from PV Sindhu's World Championships silver medal to Indian blind cricket team winning the T20 World Cup.
27 Dec 2017PV Sindhu
PV Sindhu raises concern about new badminton rule
India's top ranked badminton star, PV Sindhu, has voiced out her concern about the new experimental service law which is set to be implemented next year.
01 Dec 2017Premier Badminton League
Third season of PBL to kickoff from December 23
The Premier Badminton League is all set to kick off from the 23rd of December with India's shuttle queens Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu battling it out in the season opener.
16 Nov 2017India
Biopic to be made on badminton coach, Pullela Gopichand
Fox Star Studios, the makers of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's biopic, are all set to make another movie. This time, it would be on badminton coach, Pullela Gopichand's legendary life.
16 Nov 2017India
Revisiting Pullela Gopichand's contributions to Indian badminton on his birthday
As the Indian badminton super coach Pullela Gopichand turns 44 today, a bilingual biopic about his life journey has been announced and will be presented by Fox Star Studios in collaboration with Abundantia Entertainment.
08 Nov 2017Saina Nehwal
Badminton Nationals: Saina Nehwal defeats PV Sindhu
As expected, at the badminton senior national championships, the fans witnessed a mouth-watering final clash between two of the country's biggest badminton icons PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal.
04 Nov 2017India
IndiGo Airlines staffer behaves "rudely" with badminton star PV Sindhu
India's ace shuttler PV Sindhu lashed out at IndiGo Airlines after having a "very bad experience" while flying to Mumbai.
01 Nov 2017French Open
Kidambi Srikanth recommended for Padma Shri by former Sports Minister
Kidambi Srikanth, the Indian star shuttler who won back-to-back Super Series titles, has been recommended for the prestigious Padma Shri award by former Sports Minister Vijay Goel.
30 Oct 2017Saina Nehwal
Kidambi Srikanth- India's top-ranked male shuttler
Ace Indian badminton player Kidambi Srikanth won the 2017 French Open Super Series title and became the first Indian shuttler to lift the trophy since 2001.
21 Oct 2017Saina Nehwal
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.
20 Oct 2017Saina Nehwal
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.
10 Oct 2017Kidambi Srikanth
HS Prannoy and Kidambi Srikanth among PBL's top buys
As the Premier Badminton League (PBL) auction concluded, Indian shuttler HS Prannoy emerged as the costliest buy for the upcoming edition of the tournament.
25 Sep 2017India
PV Sindhu nominated for Padma Bhushan
17 Sep 2017PV Sindhu
PV Sindhu wins her first Korea Open Superseries title
Settling the scores after World Championships final loss, PV Sindhu defeated her nemesis World No 9 Nozomi Okuhara in the Korea Open Superseries final 22-20, 11-21, 21-18, in a nail-biting match.
16 Sep 2017PV Sindhu
Korea Open: PV Sindhu beats He Bingjiao, reaches final
PV Sindhu stormed into her second Super Series final of the year by beating China's He Bingjiao 21-10, 17-21, 21-16 in an encounter that lasted 66 minutes at the semi-final of the Korea Open Super Series.
05 Sep 2017India
Sindhu pays tribute to Gopichand by co-producing a new film
It is under Pullela Gopichand's guidance and dedication that PV Sindhu has become one of the best badminton players India has ever produced.
04 Sep 2017Saina Nehwal
Saina and Gopichand bury hatchet, shuttler back at Hyderabad academy
Three years back, star shuttler Saina Nehwal and national coach Pullela Gopichand had parted ways.
02 Sep 2017India
Sania, Sindhu, Srikanth believe India can dominate the sport
The improved badminton facilities have certainly helped the Indian shuttlers to make a mark on the global stage.
26 Aug 2017Saina Nehwal
PV Sindhu storms into world semis
Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu dished out a superb performance to storm into the semi-finals and assure herself of a World Championships medal on Friday.
25 Aug 2017Saina Nehwal
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.
23 Aug 2017Saina Nehwal
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.
21 Aug 2017Saina Nehwal
Indian shuttlers eye top positions at World Championships
The 2017 BWF World Badminton Championships starts from 21st August at Emirates Arena in Glasgow.
24 Jul 2017Parupalli Kashyap
HS Prannoy wins US Open badminton tournament
India's HS Prannoy trumped over fellow countryman Parupalli Kashyap to clinch the US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament.
22 Jul 2017Parupalli Kashyap
US Open Badminton: Indian shuttlers dominate men's events
Indian shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and HS Prannoy reached the semi-finals of men's singles in the US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament.
21 Jul 2017Parupalli Kashyap
US Open Badminton: Sameer sets up quarterfinal clash with Kashyap
After winning their respective fourth round men's singles matches, Indian shuttlers Sameer Verma and Parupalli Kashyap will meet in an all-India quarterfinals match at the US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament.
19 Jul 2017India
Srikanth is the richest shuttler of 2017
Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth is the richest badminton player of 2017 in terms of prize money earnings.
25 Jun 2017Saina Nehwal
Kidambi Srikanth wins Australian Super Series title
India's Kidambi Srikanth defeated China's Chen Long to lift the 2017 Australian Super Series title in Sydney.
23 Jun 2017Saina Nehwal
Sindhu loses to world number one in Australia Open
India's PV Sindhu lost to top ranked Tai Tzu-ying in the quarter-finals of the 2017 Australia Open Super Series badminton tournament in Sydney.