Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday November 16, 2014
Kidambi Srikanth grabbed all the headlines by pulling off the biggest upset of his career when he beat five-time World Champion 'Super' Dan to win the men's singles title at the $700,000 tournament.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Ashwini Ponnappa and Vladimir Ivanov?first overcame local mixed doubles pair of Vincent Espen and Manon Krieger 21-9, 21-7 in 20 minutes before getting a walkover from Dutch combine Robin Tabeling and Iris Tabeling at the Stade Pierre de Coubertin.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday August 27, 2014
The world No.7 chinese pair of Qing Tian and Yunlei Zhao tamed Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa 21-16, 21-8 in only 31 minutes at the 9,200-seater Ballerup Super Arena.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday August 26, 2014
CWG champion Parupalli Kashyap and India's top mixed doubles pair Ashwini Ponnappa and Tarun Kona faced a first round exit but the pairs of Akshay Dewalkar-Pranaav Jerry Chopra and Arun Vishnu-Aparna Balan notched up wins in their respective doubles ...
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday August 25, 2014
The World No.39 Indian combine of Tarun Kona and Ashwini Ponnappa gave a tough fight but eventually went down in their mixed doubles opener World Badminton Championships.
AshishMaggo | Saturday August 23, 2014
The Ice Bucket Challenge is an attempt to raise awareness for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, where challengers must dump a bucket of ice cold water over their heads. But if they can't brave the chill, the 'ta...
Press Trust of India | Monday August 4, 2014
Jwala Gutta and her partner Ashwini Ponnappa had failed to defend the gold they had won in 2010 Delhi Games after losing 17-21, 21-23 to Malaysian pair of Vivian Kah Mun Hoo and Khe Wei Woon at Emirates Arena on Sunday.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday June 18, 2014
Ashwini Ponnappa and Tarun Kona lost 21-14, 21-19 to German pair of Peter Kaesbauer and Isabel Herttrich in the first round of mixed doubles.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 24, 2014
World No.10 Sindhu overcame Japan's Eriko Hirose 14-21, 21-13, 21-18 for the first time in four meetings in a marathon women's singles match which lasted an hour and 13 minutes. In doubles, Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa beat Thai third seeds Aroon...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 12, 2014
World championship bronze medallist Pusarla Venkata Sindhu posted a comfortable 21-18 21-15 victory over Malaysian Sannatasah Saniru in 32 minutes to enter the second round of the women's singles event.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday March 5, 2014
Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa lost in the second round of qualification to Chinese pair of Jin Ma and Yuanting Tang in 54 minutes. The Chinese pair won 14-21, 21-15, 21-17.
Press Trust of India | Thursday January 9, 2014
Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa lost 18-21 12-21 to third seeded Korean pair of Ye Na Jang and So Young Kim in a 40-minute contest.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday January 8, 2014
The 2011 World Championship bronze medallists made short work of New Zealand pair Anna Rankin and Madeleine Stapleton by defeating them 21-10, 21-7 in only 19 minutes at the S.K. Handball Stadium.
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 31, 2013
The Commonwealth Games gold-medallist pair lost 15-21 16-21 to the fourth seed duo of Hui Ern and Hui Lin in a 26-minute match this evening.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 28, 2013
The commonwealth Games gold medallist pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa, who started playing together again after a gap of one year during the French Open, will take on German combo of Anika Dorr and Annika Horbach in the opening round of wome...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 23, 2013
World number four Saina Nehwal, seeded fourth in the tournament, lost the first game but rallied in a fine fashion to beat unseeded Nichaon Jindapon of Thailand 12-21 21-16 21-13 in her opening round match that lasted 52 minutes.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 11, 2013
Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa's participation in the women's doubles event at the Denmark Open Super Series is still not confirmed.
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 10, 2013
Jwala, who had won the bronze medal in 2011 World Championship in London and the 2010 Commonwealth Games gold along with partner Ashwini Ponnappa, is unlikely to be able to participate in the Denmark Open as the BAI had withdrawn her entry from the e...
Press Trust of India | Friday September 27, 2013
Ashwini Ponnappa says the Commonwealth Games gold-medallist pair would look to test themselves at next month's Denmark Open and are not thinking about their past record much.
Press Trust of India | Thursday September 26, 2013
In the second game Balan and Sawant raced to an early lead due to a few unforced errors from the Ashwini Ponnappa and Arathi Sara. The gap was too large to fill and Balan and Sawant comfortably emerged winners.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 23, 2013
In the women's team championship, BPCL beat ONGC 2-0 in the semifinals, with Sindhu getting the better of P C Thulasi 21-9, 21-10. In the doubles, Sindhu teamed up with Jwala Gutta to beat Ashwini Ponnappa and Thulasi 24-22, 21-15.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 2, 2013
The 2011 World Championships women's doubles bronze medallists will also play the French Open Super Series (Oct 22-27) and the Bitburger SaarLoxLux Open Grand Prix Gold (Oct 29-Nov 3) together.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 2, 2013
The inaugural edition of Indian Badminton League started on a sour note with Ashwini Ponnappa and Jwala Gutta expressing displeasure over the exclusion of women's doubles from the tournament.
NDTVSports | Monday August 26, 2013
PV Sindhu, K Srikanth and men's doubles pair of Marcis Kido and Mathias Boe won their respective matches to help Awadhe Warriors beat Pune Pistons 3-2.