In her third appearance at China Open, PV Sindhu entered her first semifinal. This is the third consecutive year when an Indian reached China Open semifinal. Saina Nehwal played the finals in the last two China Open. 7th seed PV Sindhu Enters China Open Semifinal. Playing third time in third consecutive tournament against Bingjiao He […]
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HS Prannoy won the Men’s Singles title at Swiss Open today. Last Year Srikanth Kidambi has won the title. This year he was the only finalist from India as the top seed Saina Nehwal lost the semifinal yesterday and others could not proceed beyond quarterfinals. 11th seed Jayaram was the only Indian to lose in […]
Third time turned lucky for Srikanth Kidambi who won the $120,000 Syed Modi International Badminton Championships . The top seed won 21-13 14-21 21-14 against Yuxiang (China), who has earlier knocked out 4th seed Kashyap in QF. Men’s doubles pair of Pranaav/Akshay had to settle with Runners up title.
Besides the first ever Olympic Silver medal in Badminton, Indians won 36 titles in 20 tournaments, including two Super Series titles. 5 winners at Mauritius International, 4 winners at Nepal and India Open, 3 Winners at Bangladesh, besides multiple two titles in various tournaments including Two Gold at Asian Para-Badminton presented a bright future for […]
Malaysian Open 2015 starts from March 31st and the finals are to be played on April 5. On the opening day Qualification matches of all the events will be played. Indian Dhanya Nair/Mohita Sahadev are contesting in Women’s Doubles for qualification. Indians are not participating in Mixed Doubles event. Overall Indians are participating in 4 […]
Srikanth Kidambi registered his third major international title as he won Swiss Open 2015. The top seed Srikanth defeated 2nd seed Viktor Axelsen from Denmark 21-15 12-21 21-14 in 47 minutes in the final. Earlier, he defeated Ajay Jayaram in the semifinal.
2014 has been probably the best year for India in Badminton. 8 players won various international titles, 32 years wait in Commonwealth Games ended, Srikanth finished the year as World No. 4 while Saina got back to her form winning three titles. The Women’s Team also won Bronze at the Uber Cup, besides winning the […]
Saina Nehwal and Srikanth Kidambi won the respecting Singles title at China Open 2014 to create an Indian record wherein first time Men’s and Women’s Singles title of Super Open series has been won by Indians. The record being created at China has a special silver lining as since its inception in 1991, China Open […]
7 Gold medals are at stake in Asian Games 2014 for Badminton. India is sending 8 Men and 5 Women to participate in 7 events of Badminton. In the past, India has won 7 Bronze medals at the Asian Games. 18 countries are participating in the 7 events of Badminton starting from 20th September and […]