My aim is to win an Olympics medal: Saina
Dec 14, 2010
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 Championshi...
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...
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 th...
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.
Agencies | Friday March 9, 2012
Pi Hongyan of France tried what appeared as her best but it was not good enough to challenge India's Saina Nehwal who moved into the quarterfinals of All England Badminton Championships with the 21-10 win.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 7, 2012
Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal survived a scare from lower-ranked Sapsiree Taerattanachai of Thailand before reaching the second round of the All England Championship in Birmingham on Wednesday.
Press Trust of India | Saturday March 12, 2011
It was supposed to be her best chance of winning the coveted title but Saina Nehwal let it slip as she went down in straight games to unseeded Japanese Eriko Hirose in the quarterfinals of the prestigious All England Badminton Championship in Birm...
Press Trust of India | Friday March 11, 2011
Title contender Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal stormed into the quarterfinals of the All England Badminton Championships women's single competition with a straight-set victory over her Chinese Taipei opponent here.
Agence France-Presse | Friday March 11, 2011
World champion Chen Jin became the second big name to be shown the door at the All-England Open when he suffered a startling second round collapse on Thursday.
NDTV Correspondent | Thursday March 10, 2011
Saina Nehwal made a good start to her All England Badminton Championships campaign, beating Korea's Seung Hee Bae 21-13, 21-16. Saina next plays another unseesed player Tzu Ying Tai of Chinese Taipei, who is ranked 22nd in the world.