Japan Open: News

10 Oct 2022

Taylor Fritz

Taylor Fritz wins 2022 Japan Open, breaks these records

Number three seed Taylor Fritz eked out a 7-6(3), 7-6(2) win against Frances Tiafoe to win the Japan Open on Sunday.

04 Oct 2022

Casper Ruud

2022 Japan Open: Casper Ruud crashes out; Borna Coric advances

Jaume Munar pulled a major upset as he beat the number one seed Casper Ruud 6-3, 6-3 in R32 of the Japan Open on Tuesday.

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.

04 Jul 2020


Lin Dan announces retirement: A look at his major records

Badminton legend Lin Dan has retired from the game.

04 Oct 2019


Djokovic 'plays like machine' to reach Japan Open semis

Men's world number one tennis star Novak Djokovic said he played like a machine against Lucas Pouille after reaching the semis of the Japan Open.

28 Sep 2019


Korea Open: Parupalli Kashyap beaten by Kento Momota

The Indian challenge at the Korea Open World Tour Super 500 came to an end after Parupalli Kashyap lost his men's singles semi-final match.

24 Sep 2019

South Korea

PV Sindhu's coach Kim Ji Hyun quits: Details here

In what comes as a setback for Indian badminton star PV Sindhu, her long-time coach Kim Ji Hyun of South Korea has resigned, citing personal reasons.

25 Aug 2019


PV Sindhu wins historic gold medal at BWF World Championships

Indian women's singles star shuttler PV Sindhu won the final of the BWF World Championships for the first time in her career.

18 Aug 2019

Saina Nehwal

PV Sindhu eyes historic gold medal at BWF World Championships

2019 hasn't gone well for PV Sindhu, who is yet to win a title this year.

27 Jul 2019


Japan Open: Sai Praneeth loses semi-final tie against Kento Momota

Men's badminton singles player Sai Praneeth was the last hope for India at the Japan Open, but his loss ensured that the nation's campaign is over.

26 Jul 2019


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.

22 Jul 2019


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.

21 Jul 2019


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.

30 Oct 2017


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 Sep 2016


Srikanth beats Kashyap in 1st round of Japan Super Series

Kidambi Srikanth beat Parupalli Kashyap in the first round of 2016 Japan Open Super Series.