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File photo of PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal.(Getty Images)

BAI names full-strength squad; Sindhu, Saina to compete for first time since virus break

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON DEC 21, 2020 01:27 PM IST
With Olympic qualifications in mind, the Badminton Association of India (BAI) on Monday announced a strong eight-member squad to participate in the three upcoming tournaments, scheduled in January.
File image of Indian badminton players Satwiksairaj Rankireddy [L] and Chirag Shetty.(PTI Image)
File image of Indian badminton players Satwiksairaj Rankireddy [L] and Chirag Shetty.(PTI Image)

Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy pull out of Thomas and Uber Cup

New Delhi | By Sandip Sikdar
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2020 09:11 AM IST
Top doubles specialists Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy have pulled out of the Thomas and Uber Cup.
India's Saina Nehwal(REUTERS)
India's Saina Nehwal(REUTERS)

Top shuttlers to resume training from Monday in Hyderabad, SAI clears national camp

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2020 09:39 PM IST
The camp, to continue till September 27, is being organised to help 26 players prepare for the Thomas and Uber Cup tournaments, beginning in Aarhus, Denmark from October 3.
Representational image.(Getty Images)
Representational image.(Getty Images)

A bio-bubble can help in safely conducting national badminton camp, feel former players

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2020 01:50 PM IST
The camp in Hyderabad’s Pullela Gopichand Academy was last week shut down for a few days after women’s doubles specialist N Sikki Reddy and physiotherapist Kiran C tested positive for COVID-19.
India shuttler Sikki Reddy in action.(Getty Images)
India shuttler Sikki Reddy in action.(Getty Images)

Shuttler Sikki tests negative, camp to resume on Monday

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sandip Sikdar
UPDATED ON AUG 16, 2020 01:42 AM IST
The 26-year-old Sikki, a Commonwealth Games bronze-medallist, had on Thursday, tested positive for the highly contagious disease at the SAI Pullela Gopichand academy.
PV Sindhu in action against Mugdha Agrey during India Open 2019, at KD Jadhav Indoor Stadium, in New Delhi.(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)
PV Sindhu in action against Mugdha Agrey during India Open 2019, at KD Jadhav Indoor Stadium, in New Delhi.(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)

Sindhu to keep training despite Covid-19 hitting national camp

NEW DELHI | By Sandip Sikdar
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2020 08:27 AM IST
Sindhu, aiming to go one better than her 2016 Rio Olympics silver, wants to train at the Suchitra Academy where she goes for fitness workouts, while officials decide when to reopen the SAI-Gopichand National Badminton Academy.
Indian badminton player Sikki Reddy.(Getty Images)
Indian badminton player Sikki Reddy.(Getty Images)

N Sikki Reddy, physio Kiran C test Covid positive at national camp

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sandip Sikdar
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2020 09:43 PM IST
Women’s doubles specialist Sikki and Kiran, who have been attending the national camp at the academy, are both asymptomatic, according to a SAI statement.
Ashwini Ponnappa of India in action.(REUTERS)
Ashwini Ponnappa of India in action.(REUTERS)

Ashwini-Sikki bow out of All England Championships

Birmingham | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 13, 2020 01:22 PM IST
World no 29 Ashwini and Sikki lost 13-21 14-21 to seventh seed Japanese combination of Misaki Matsutomo and Ayaka Takahashi in a match that lasted 38 minutes on Thursday night.
A file photo of PV Sindhu.(REUTERS)
A file photo of PV Sindhu.(REUTERS)

PV Sindhu crashes out of Denmark Open after second round loss

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2019 06:33 PM IST
PV Sindhu did not look in control since the start of the match against An Se Young in Denmark Open and ended up surrendering the first game without much fight.
File image of Indian shuttler Sameer Verma.(AFP)
File image of Indian shuttler Sameer Verma.(AFP)

India bow out of Sudirman Cup after 0-5 loss to China

Nanning (China) | By PTI
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2019 02:15 PM IST
After going down 2-3 to Malaysia in their opening Group 1D match, India needed an extraordinary effort to get across the mighty Chinese.
File image of Saina Nehwal(AFP)
File image of Saina Nehwal(AFP)

Saina crashes out of New Zealand Open after shock loss to world number 212 opponent

Auckland | By PTI
UPDATED ON MAY 01, 2019 03:24 PM IST
The 29-year-old Olympic bronze medallist and world number nine lost 16-21 23-21 4-21 to her 19-year-old opponent in the women’s singles match that lasted one hour and seven minutes.
File photo of Kidambi Srikanth.(AP)
File photo of Kidambi Srikanth.(AP)

All England Championships: Saina, Srikanth enter quarterfinals

Birmingham | By PTI
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2019 11:43 PM IST
Top Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth had to toil hard to seal their places in the quarterfinals of the USD 1 million All England Championships
Kirsty Gilmour guided Ahmedabad Smash Masters to victory over Bengaluru Raptors.(Twitter)
Kirsty Gilmour guided Ahmedabad Smash Masters to victory over Bengaluru Raptors.(Twitter)

PBL: Sourabh Verma, Kirsty Gilmour guide Ahmedabad Smash Masters to 4-3 win over Bengaluru Raptors

Hyderabad | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 28, 2018 11:45 PM IST
Ahmedabad’s Trump pair of Satwiksairaj and Sikki Reddy started the day on a winning note, notching up a 13-15 15-11 15-14 win over Bengaluru’s Marcus Ellis and Lauren Smith to put their team 2-0 up.
India's Saina Nehwal plays a shot against Taipei's Tzu Ying Tai during their Women Singles final match.(AFP)
India's Saina Nehwal plays a shot against Taipei's Tzu Ying Tai during their Women Singles final match.(AFP)

Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap win; Pranaav-Sikki lose in Syed Modi tournament

Lucknow | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2018 04:31 PM IST
Saina Nehwal, who had won the Lucknow tournament thrice in the past, thrashed Mauritius’ Kate Foo Kune 21-10 21-10 in the women’s singles at the Syed Modi tournament.
File picture of Saina Nehwal(AFP)
File picture of Saina Nehwal(AFP)

Syed Modi Badminton: All eyes on Saina Nehwal after PV Sindhu & Kidambi Srikanth pull out

Lucknow | By PTI
UPDATED ON NOV 19, 2018 10:43 PM IST
With PV Sindhu missing, India will have two defending champions in the tournament with Sameer Verma looking to retain the title.
File image of Indian shuttler PV Sindhu.(PTI)
File image of Indian shuttler PV Sindhu.(PTI)

PV Sindhu enters second round of China Open

Fuzhou | By ANI
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2018 01:50 PM IST
The 23-year-old beat Kosetskaya 21-13, 21-19 in a match that lasted 29 minutes to enter into the second round of the tournament.
PV Sindhu plays against Chinese Taipei player Tai Tzu Ying in the women's singles badminton final match at the Asian Games.(PTI)
PV Sindhu plays against Chinese Taipei player Tai Tzu Ying in the women's singles badminton final match at the Asian Games.(PTI)

PV Sindhu regains number two spot in latest women’s singles badminton rankings

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2018 07:39 PM IST
PV Sindhu, who is currently competing at the French Open in Paris, jumped one spot to stay one spot behind Chinese Taipei’s Tai Tzu Ying, who continues to dominate the rankings.
India's Srikanth Kidambi hits a return towards South Korea's Lee Dong-Keun during their men's quarter-final match at the Japan Open badminton championships in Tokyo on September 14, 2018. (Photo by Toshifumi KITAMURA / AFP)(AFP)
India's Srikanth Kidambi hits a return towards South Korea's Lee Dong-Keun during their men's quarter-final match at the Japan Open badminton championships in Tokyo on September 14, 2018. (Photo by Toshifumi KITAMURA / AFP)(AFP)

Denmark Open: Kidambi Srikanth sets up clash with Lin Dan

Odense | By PTI
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2018 05:41 PM IST
Srikanth needed 35 minutes to get the better of local hope Vittinghus 21-16 21-10 in the opening round of the USD 7,75,000 tournament.
PV Sindhu Sindhu will next play Chinese Fangjie Gao.(AFP)
PV Sindhu Sindhu will next play Chinese Fangjie Gao.(AFP)

PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy through to second round of Japan Open

Tokyo | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2018 04:44 PM IST
Third seed PV Sindhu had to sweat it out for 53 minutes before prevailing 21-17, 7-21, 21-13 over unseeded local girl Sayaka Takahashi in her women’s singles opening round.
India's Saina Nehwal hits a return against Japan's Nozomi Okuhara in their women's singles match in the women’s team quarter-final badminton competition at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta on August 20, 2018.(AFP)
India's Saina Nehwal hits a return against Japan's Nozomi Okuhara in their women's singles match in the women’s team quarter-final badminton competition at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta on August 20, 2018.(AFP)

Asian Games 2018: India’s campaign ends in team events of badminton

Jakarta | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 20, 2018 06:55 PM IST
After the women’s team went down 1-3 to top seeds Japan earlier in the day, the men’s team put up a spirited effort before losing 1-3 to hosts Indonesia.
B Sai Praneeth was the winner at Singapore Open in 2017.(HT Photo)
B Sai Praneeth was the winner at Singapore Open in 2017.(HT Photo)

B Sai Praneeth crashes out; Subhankar Dey, Ruthvika Shivani progress in Singapore Open

Press Trust of India, Singapore | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 18, 2018 05:46 PM IST
B Sai Praneeth, who has been out of form of late, went down 21-16, 16-21, 18-21 to Igarashi in a match that lasted an hour and 11 minutes.
India's mixed doubles pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy forged by coach Tan Kim Her just months ago, played a key role in the team winning the mixed team gold at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast by beating Malaysia for the first time at the CWG(PTI)
India's mixed doubles pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy forged by coach Tan Kim Her just months ago, played a key role in the team winning the mixed team gold at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast by beating Malaysia for the first time at the CWG(PTI)

India’s badminton doubles coach to review pairings for Olympic glory

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Avishek Roy
UPDATED ON MAY 07, 2018 11:49 AM IST
Malaysian Tan Kim Her has made a big impact since taking over as India’s doubles badminton coach, and the country’s success at the 2018 Commonwealth Games (CWG 2018) in Gold Coast has raised hopes of bigger achievements.
Ashwini Ponnappa was a part of the Indian side which won its first-ever gold medal in a mixed team event at the Commonwealth Games this year.(REUTERS)
Ashwini Ponnappa was a part of the Indian side which won its first-ever gold medal in a mixed team event at the Commonwealth Games this year.(REUTERS)

Ashwini Ponnappa relishing Commonwealth Games success after Rio Olympics failure

Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON MAY 01, 2018 05:38 PM IST
Everything seems to be falling in place for Ashwini Ponnappa following the Commonwealth Games success but it wasn’t so two years back when she and Jwala Gutta had failed to win a single match at the Rio Olympics.
N Sikki Reddy (L) has done consistently well in doubles badminton in the last few years.(PTI)
N Sikki Reddy (L) has done consistently well in doubles badminton in the last few years.(PTI)

N Sikki Reddy recommended for Arjuna Award by BAI

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON APR 29, 2018 08:52 PM IST
N Sikki Reddy had won the mixed team gold medal and the women’s doubles bronze at the recent Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast
India entered the semi-finals of the badminton mixed team event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games after crushing Mauritius 3-0 on Saturday. Kidambi Srikanth took just 29 minutes to beat Georges Julien Paul 21-12, 21-14 in the men’s singles.(Twitter)
India entered the semi-finals of the badminton mixed team event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games after crushing Mauritius 3-0 on Saturday. Kidambi Srikanth took just 29 minutes to beat Georges Julien Paul 21-12, 21-14 in the men’s singles.(Twitter)

2018 Commonwealth Games: Kidambi Srikanth leads India to badminton team event semis

PTI, Gold Coast | By PTI
UPDATED ON APR 07, 2018 03:43 PM IST
Kidambi Srikanth starred as India stormed into the semi-finals of the badminton mixed team event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games after thrashing an unfancied Mauritius 3-0 on Saturday.
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