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gold along with partner Ashwini Ponnappa, is unlikely to be able to participate in the Denmark Open as the BAI had withdrawn her entry from the e...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.
NDTVSports | Saturday August 24, 2013
It was undoubtedly a fantastic day for the Pune Pistons, who, led by Anup Sridhar's performance of the day to beat world no.8 Hu Yun, took the home side to a 4-1 win over Banga Beats. The Bangalore side are all but out of contention for a semi spot w...
Press Trust of India | Sunday August 18, 2013
The two teams were locked 2-2 after four matches before Ponnappa and Fischer sealed it for Pune.
Press Trust of India | Friday August 16, 2013
Led by doubles specialist Ashwini Ponnappa, Pistons had notched up a thrilling 3-2 victory over the Smashers in the opening match of the USD one million tournament.
Press Trust of India | Thursday August 15, 2013
The deciding mixed doubles clash turned out to be an exciting clash as Ashwini Ponnappa and Joachim Fischer Nielsen held their nerves to surpass Jwala Gutta and Kien Keat Koo 21-19 16-21 11-3 in a hard-fought battle for supremacy.
NDTVSports | Wednesday August 14, 2013
It's first day first show for the Indian Badminton League (IBL) on Wednesday. The Pune Pistons and Delhi Smashers, led by two of India's doubles specialists, Ashwini Ponnappa and Jwala Gutta, will be in action. Jwala and Ashwini though will feature o...
Suprita Das | Wednesday August 14, 2013
Learning apart, there's no doubt that the money on offer is a huge motivator. It maybe early to call the million dollar Indian Badminton league a gamechanger but few would've imagined something like this to be a reality, even a couple of years back.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 13, 2013
India's most successful doubles badminton pair Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa are set to renew their partnership in October.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 10, 2013
Ashwini Ponnappa's former partner Jwala Gutta tweeted -- "Ayyoooo hard luck Sindhu...no matter what u still the rock star...congratulations fr the bronze...". Doubles shuttler K.T. Rupesh Kumar said that PV Sindhu's performance will boost the confid...
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 9, 2013
This will be only the third instance that an Indian will bring home a medal from the Worlds. Prakash Padukone won the men's singles bronze in 1983 at Copenhagen while Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa won another bronze in the women's doubles event...