Saina Nehwal and Srikanth Kidambi completed second double in the history of Indian Badminton. Both won their respective Singles title in the India Open 2015. For Saina, it was reassertion that World No. 1 ranking was well deserved, while Srikanth showed why Lin Dan considers him the most complete player now. Despite having finalists in […]
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Saina Nehwal and K Srikanth entered the final of the Women’s and Men’s Singles event, respectively. After China Open 2014, when both won the title, this is only the second time when two Indians have entered the finals of a major Badminton event. Before her semifinal win, Saina was assured of World No. 1 ranking […]
Top seed Saina Nehwal and 2nd Seed Srikanth stormed into the semifinal of India Open Super Series. This is the first semifinal for Indians in the India Open since 2011 when the event became part of Super Series category. HS Prannoy and Gurusaidutt lost their quarterfinal matches. The biggest upset of the day was the […]
Today HS Prannoy was the star of the arena as he knocked out the top seed Jorgensen in the second round. Yesterday’s star Sameer Verma lost but three Men and Saina Nehwal, chasing the World No. 1 ranking, entered the quarterfinals. Indian challenge finished in Men’s Doubles and Women’s Doubles. All Indian pairs were already […]
First Round of India Open 2015 provided upset by Sameer Verma as top seed Saina eying No. 1 Rank, 2nd seed Srikanth, defending and two time champion P Kashyap, HS Prannoy and Gurusaidutt proceeded to next round with other Indians. In Mixed Doubles, Indian pairs failed to register any win. None of the Indian Women’s […]
Sameer Verma provided the first major upset of India Open on Day 1 of Mains round as he shocked 5th seed Danish Vittinghus 21-15, 21-17. Sameer Verma is the brother of Sourabh Verma and trains at Gopichand Badminton Academy, Hyderabad. He is supported by the GoSports Foundation Bangalore. Earlier also he has impressed.
India Super Series Badminton Open 2015 main round starts today and with that starts the competition between top seed Saina Nehwal and Carolina. For them it is not just the championship win and USD 275,000 at stake. The win can make them World No. 1 in Women’s Singles, a very rare feat elusive for any […]