Srikanth Kidambi

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BWF rankings: Srikanth announced as the new world number 1

12 Apr 2018

BWF rankings: Srikanth announced as the new world number 1

India's badminton sensation Kidambi Srikanth became the new world number 1 on Thursday.

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.

Biopic to be made on badminton coach, Pullela Gopichand

16 Nov 2017

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.

Revisiting Pullela Gopichand's contributions to Indian badminton on his birthday

16 Nov 2017

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.

Kidambi Srikanth recommended for Padma Shri by former Sports Minister

01 Nov 2017

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.

Kidambi Srikanth- India's top-ranked male shuttler

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.

HS Prannoy and Kidambi Srikanth among PBL's top buys

10 Oct 2017

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.

Sania, Sindhu, Srikanth believe India can dominate the sport

02 Sep 2017

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.

Indian shuttlers eye top positions at World Championships

21 Aug 2017

Indian shuttlers eye top positions at World Championships

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

Srikanth is the richest shuttler of 2017

19 Jul 2017

Srikanth is the richest shuttler of 2017

Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth is the richest badminton player of 2017 in terms of prize money earnings.

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.

This week in sports!

15 Jun 2017

This week in sports!

With the French Open in tennis, NBA finals in basketball, Champions Trophy in cricket and Indonesian Open in badminton, it has been a busy week till now for the fans.

Sai Praneeth wins 2017 Thailand Open

04 Jun 2017

Sai Praneeth wins 2017 Thailand Open

Indian shuttler B. Sai Praneeth defeated Indonesia's Jonatan Christie to win the men's singles title at the 2017 Thailand Open Grand Prix Gold.

B Sai Praneeth crowned the champion of Singapore Open

16 Apr 2017

B Sai Praneeth crowned the champion of Singapore Open

B Sai Praneeth defeated Kidambi Srikanth in the Singapore Open final to claim his maiden Superseries title.

Kidambi Srikanth to face Sai Praneeth in Singapore Open final

15 Apr 2017

Kidambi Srikanth to face Sai Praneeth in Singapore Open final

Kidambi Srikanth defeated Indonesia's Sinisuka Ginting 21-13, 21-14, in the Semis to set up an all-Indian Singapore Open final against B Sai Praneeth.

PV Sindhu loses to Carolina Marin in Singapore Open QF

14 Apr 2017

PV Sindhu loses to Carolina Marin in Singapore Open QF

India's top seed and Olympic silver medallist Pusarla Venkata Sindhu crashed out of the ongoing Singapore Open Superseries losing to her Spanish rival Carolina Marin in the quarterfinals.

Sindhu outclasses Saina to enter Indian Open Super Series semi-finals

01 Apr 2017

Sindhu outclasses Saina to enter Indian Open Super Series semi-finals

PV Sindhu defeated Saina Nehwal in the much awaited quarter-finals match of the Indian Open Super Series badminton tournament in New Delhi.

India Open badminton: Sameer Verma goes past fourth seed

30 Mar 2017

India Open badminton: Sameer Verma goes past fourth seed

Sameer Verma shocked fourth seeded Korean Son Wan Ho in the first round of the Yonex-Sunrise India Open badminton tournament in New Delhi.

Sindhu wins Syed Modi International Badminton Championship

29 Jan 2017

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

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

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: Awadhe Warriors reach semi-finals after defeating Bengaluru Blasters

10 Jan 2017

PBL: Awadhe Warriors reach semi-finals after defeating Bengaluru Blasters

Awadhe Warriors became the first team to enter the semi-finals of the 2017 Vodafone Premier Badminton League.

PBL: Mumbai Rockets register a 4-3 win over Awadhe Warriors

07 Jan 2017

PBL: Mumbai Rockets register a 4-3 win over Awadhe Warriors

Awadhe Warriors were handed a defeat at home by Mumbai Rockets in the 2017 Vodafone Premier Badminton League.

Awadhe Warriors have an easy win over Delhi Acers

06 Jan 2017

Awadhe Warriors have an easy win over Delhi Acers

After winning all the five matches of their tie against Delhi Acers, hosts Awadhe Warriors registered a 6-(-1) win in the 2017 Premier Badminton League at Lucknow.

Kidambi wins it for Awadhe Warriors

03 Jan 2017

Kidambi wins it for Awadhe Warriors

Srikanth Kidambi's victory against Rajiv Ouseph confirmed Awadhe Warriors' over the host Hyderabad Hunters at 2017 Premier Badminton League.

Carolina: costliest player at Premier Badminton League auction

09 Nov 2016

Carolina: costliest player at Premier Badminton League auction

World's number one and Olympic gold medalist Carolina Marin became the costliest player of the Premier Badminton League auction after she was bagged by Hyderabad Hunters for Rs.61.5 lakh.

PV Sindhu storms into second round of French Open

27 Oct 2016

PV Sindhu storms into second round of French Open

Indian badminton player PV Sindhu advanced to the second round of the 2016 French Open.

Kidambi, Sindhu advance to quarterfinals, keep medal hopes alive

16 Aug 2016

Kidambi, Sindhu advance to quarterfinals, keep medal hopes alive

With a burden of winning a medal on their shoulders, Indian badminton players Srikanth Kidambi and PV Sindhu advanced to quarter-finals in their individual events.

Dipa misses bronze by whisker, wins hearts

15 Aug 2016

Dipa misses bronze by whisker, wins hearts

Dipa Karmakar made India proud as she is the first Indian woman to reach finals of gymnastic event.