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

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.

Badminton: All you need to know about the Thailand Open

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.

'I retire', PV Sindhu's cryptic post creates a buzz

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.

PV Sindhu quashes reports of 'rift' after leaving national camp

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.

Happy Birthday PV Sindhu: A look at her monumental feats

05 Jul 2020

Happy Birthday PV Sindhu: A look at her monumental feats

Indian shuttler Pusarla Venkata Sindhu turned 25 on Sunday.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Sachin Tendulkar, others come forward to donate money

27 Mar 2020

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Sachin Tendulkar, others come forward to donate money

Cricket great Sachin Tendulkar joined the list of Indian athletes to come forward and donate money in wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus outbreak: Indian shuttlers push BWF to freeze rankings

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.

#ThatWas2019: Reliving the achievements of Indian sports

31 Dec 2019

#ThatWas2019: Reliving the achievements of Indian sports

In 2019, the sporting world witnessed numerous top moments, with athletes soaring high as they scripted several achievements.

Here are some interesting facts about PV Sindhu

18 Oct 2019

Here are some interesting facts about PV Sindhu

PV Sindhu is one of the top shuttlers, across the globe.

Will pick and choose tournaments to remain fit: PV Sindhu

10 Oct 2019

Will pick and choose tournaments to remain fit: PV Sindhu

Indian women's badminton ace PV Sindhu on Thursday said she will pick and choose tournaments to stay fit ahead of the Tokyo Olympics 2020.

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

24 Sep 2019

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.

Ex-judge assaults daughter-in-law for dowry, in front of her kids

21 Sep 2019

Ex-judge assaults daughter-in-law for dowry, in front of her kids

A disturbing video of domestic violence did rounds of social media late on Friday. In the CCTV footage, a woman was seen being assaulted by her husband, mother-in-law, and father-in-law.

China Open: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth earn crucial wins

18 Sep 2019

China Open: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth earn crucial wins

BWF World Championships winner PV Sindhu showed her class in the ongoing China Open 2019.

BWF World Championships 2019: Here're the records broken by Sindhu

26 Aug 2019

BWF World Championships 2019: Here're the records broken by Sindhu

Ace shuttler PV Sindhu on Sunday became the first Indian to claim a gold in the BWF Badminton World Championships.

PV Sindhu eyes historic gold medal at BWF World Championships

18 Aug 2019

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.

Japan Open: PV Sindhu once again beaten by Akane Yamaguchi

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.

PV Sindhu settles for silver in Indonesia Open

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.

PV Sindhu overcomes Chen Yufei in semis of Indonesia Open

20 Jul 2019

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.

All England Championships: PV Sindhu goes out despite spirited display

06 Mar 2019

All England Championships: PV Sindhu goes out despite spirited display

India's badminton ace PV Sindhu bowed out of the All England Championships after putting up a spirited display against Sung Ji Hyun at Arena Birmingham on Wednesday.

PV Sindhu signs lucrative four-year deal with Chinese sports brand

08 Feb 2019

PV Sindhu signs lucrative four-year deal with Chinese sports brand

Indian women's badminton ace PV Sindhu has bagged a lucrative deal with Chinese sports brand Li Ning.

BWF World Tour Finals: PV Sindhu reigns supreme

16 Dec 2018

BWF World Tour Finals: PV Sindhu reigns supreme

Indian women's badminton ace PV Sindhu sealed her maiden title of 2018 after pocketing the summit clash of the BWF World Tour Finals in Guangzhou on Sunday.

BWF World Tour Finals: Sindhu wins crunch semis tie

15 Dec 2018

BWF World Tour Finals: Sindhu wins crunch semis tie

Indian women's badminton ace PV Sindhu could seal her maiden title of 2018 after reaching the summit clash of the BWF World Tour Finals in Guangzhou on Saturday.

2018 BWF World Tour: PV Sindhu beats world number one

13 Dec 2018

2018 BWF World Tour: PV Sindhu beats world number one

PV Sindhu is currently playing in the 2018 BWF World Tour Finals and is at the top of group A after beating second and first ranked players, Akane Yamaguchi and Tai Tzu Ying, respectively.

Badminton: PV Sindhu sets sights on number one ranking

14 Nov 2018

Badminton: PV Sindhu sets sights on number one ranking

Indian badminton ace PV Sindhu has set her sights on reaching the world number one ranking.

#AsianGames2018: Sindhu scripts history; gives India first-ever badminton singles silver

28 Aug 2018

#AsianGames2018: Sindhu scripts history; gives India first-ever badminton singles silver

Olympic medalist PV Sindhu yet again finished second-best in a major final but grabbed a historic individual silver medal at the Asian Games after losing the women's singles title clash to "World No. 1" Tai Tzu-Ying in Jakarta.

BWF Championships finale: Sindhu loses as Marin scripts history

05 Aug 2018

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

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.

Which Indians can win medals at 2018 Commonwealth Games?

04 Apr 2018

Which Indians can win medals at 2018 Commonwealth Games?

In a couple of hours, the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games will kick off in Australia.

CWG-2018: Sindhu hopes to regain fitness to lead India's medal-rush

02 Apr 2018

CWG-2018: Sindhu hopes to regain fitness to lead India's medal-rush

Struck by an ankle-sprain prior to the Commonwealth Games, Olympic silver medalist PV Sindhu hoped to regain peak fitness before the start of individual events and assured India will return with multiple medals.

All England Open: Sindhu fends off Okuhara, enters semis

16 Mar 2018

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.

All England Open: Sindhu wins in 3-games, progresses to quarters

15 Mar 2018

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.

Shuttlers unhappy after BWF sets new rules

13 Mar 2018

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.

PV Sindhu storms into Hong Kong Open Superseries QF

23 Nov 2017

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.

Badminton Nationals: Saina Nehwal defeats PV Sindhu

08 Nov 2017

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.

PV Sindhu nominated for Padma Bhushan

25 Sep 2017

PV Sindhu nominated for Padma Bhushan

Korea Open: PV Sindhu beats He Bingjiao, reaches final

16 Sep 2017

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.

Kidambi Srikanth wins Australian Super Series title

25 Jun 2017

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.

Sindhu loses to world number one in Australia Open

23 Jun 2017

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.

Badminton- Srikanth reaches Australia Open semi-finals

23 Jun 2017

Badminton- Srikanth reaches Australia Open semi-finals

India's Srikanth Kidambi has reached the semi-finals of the 2017 Australian Open Super Series badminton tournament after he defeated fellow countryman B Sai Praneeth 25-23, 21-17 in an all Indian quarter-finals match.

PV Sindhu becomes the badminton World No 2 player

06 Apr 2017

PV Sindhu becomes the badminton World No 2 player

India's ace shuttler PV Sindhu reached the badminton World No 2 ranking, after her recent performances.