Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 25, 2015
Considered to be the greatest singles player of all time, Lin had completed the 'Super Grand Slam', having won all nine major titles in the badminton world: Olympic Games, World Championships, World Cup, Thomas Cup, Sudirman Cup, Super Series Masters Finals, All England Open, Asian Games, and Asian Championships. He is the first and only player to ...
NDTVSports | Thursday March 12, 2015
Saina Nehwal gained one spot to return to her career-best rank after her brilliant performance at the All England Championships on Sunday.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday March 8, 2015
Carolina Marin staged a remarkable against Saina Nehwal to become the first Spaniard ever to win an All England title.
Press Trust of India | Sunday March 8, 2015
Saina Nehwal lost in the final of the All England Championships to Carolina Marin.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday March 8, 2015
Lin Dan, bidding for his sixth All England champion, lost to World No. 1 Chen Long of China for the first time in their seven meetings.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday March 5, 2015
Playing his first match, Lin Dan looked on track for a comfortable victory after the first game before dropping the second and raising concerns over his recurring knee injury.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 20, 2014
Parupalli Kashyap, who reached a career high of World No.6 last year, had been out of form for quite some time until his semifinal performance last week at the Swiss Open which helped him gain vital points.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 25, 2014
Saina Nehwal is the only Indian who has been seeded in All England Open Badminton Championships which will host its 104th edition at the National Indoor Arena.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 4, 2014
Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei, who won his 10th consecutive Maybank Malaysian Open title in January, has appeared in the last five men's singles finals.
Press Trust of India | Saturday August 10, 2013
The former All England champion Gopichand vehemently feels that Saina's career is nowhere close to decline after her quarterfinal loss at World Badminton Championships on Friday.
Press Trust of India | Thursday March 14, 2013
Making the semis of All England championships helped Saina Nehwal reclaim No.2 spot as P Kashyap, a quarter-finalist at All England, moved to a career-best 7th place.
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday March 10, 2013
Saina, who lost in the semifinal of the All England Open Badminton Championships on Saturday, won the tier three tournament in 2011 and 2012.
Press Trust of India | Saturday March 9, 2013
The second-seeded Indian lost 15-21, 19-21 to the eight-seeded Intanon Ratchanok of Thailand at the National Indoor Arena in match that finished in 40 minutes.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday March 9, 2013
World No.3 shuttler Saina Nehwal of India won a thrilling and tight encounter against former World No.1 Shixian Wang here at the National Indoor Arena on Friday to reach the women's singles semifinals at the All England Open Badminton Championships.
Press Trust of India | Friday March 8, 2013
Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap continued their winning run to reach the quarterfinals of the All England Championship with contrasting victories in Birmingham.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 6, 2013
Saina took 53 minutes to get across Sapsiree 21-8 18-21 21-16 in the opening round of the women's singles competition.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 5, 2013
World number 43 Sourabh prevailed over Brice Leverdez of France 22-20 23-21 in a 40-minute battle.
Press Trust of India | Monday March 4, 2013
Saina's younger colleague and rising shuttler P V Sindhu too will start in the main draw for the first time and will meet Ongbamrungphan Busanan of Thailand in the opening round, whom she had beaten at the Badminton Asia Youth Under 19 Championships last year.
Press Trust of India | Saturday March 2, 2013
The 29-year-old will be pairing with Prajakta Sawant, a talented young player, who has been involved in a legal tussle with chief coach Pullela Gopichand, in the women's doubles competition. The new pair will take on the Thai combo of Serithammarak Artima and Peeraya Munkitamorn in the opening round of the qualifiers.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 23, 2013
Jwala Gutta will be making a comeback after a six-month sabbatical following the London Olympics. Jwala will play mixed doubles with her long-term partner V. Diju while in the women's doubles she and controversial Mumbai girl Prajakta Sawant in the qualifiers.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 22, 2013
Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal, who became the world number 2 last week after a gap of two years, on Tuesday said she is aiming for the top slot this year.
Agence-France Presse | Sunday March 11, 2012
World number one Wang Yihan crashed to a shock defeat in the All-England Open final as her compatriot Li Xuerui snatched the famous title 21-13, 21-19 here on Sunday.
Agence-France Presse | Saturday March 10, 2012
Lee Chong Wei moved to within one win of his third successive All-England Open title when he edged past an old rival, Lee Hyun-Il 21-19, 21-18, on Saturday to reach the final.
Agencies | Friday March 9, 2012
Top Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal suffered a straight-game defeat to Xuerui LI of China in the women's singles quarterfinals to crash out of the All England Championship at Birmingham, on Friday.