Saina Nehwal breaks into world top 10
Dec 5, 2008
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 12, 2013
India's ace shuttler Kashyap has gained one place, while women's players Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu have retained the No.4 and No.10 positions.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 28, 2013
AIBA had threatened to bar Indian boxers and coaches from all international events after the October World Championships if the IBF fails to hold a re-election by November 4.
Agence-France-Presse | Tuesday August 20, 2013
The 29-year-old took aim at the Badminton World Federation over last year's embarrassing episode at the Olympics, when eight players, including two from China, were disqualified for deliberately trying to lose matches.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 16, 2013
In the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings, released on Thursday, the 18-year-old jumped two places to No.10 while citymate Saina Nehwal retained her No.4 position.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 8, 2013
Saina, who advanced to the women's singles quarterfinal at the World Championships in Guangzhou, was overtaken by Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon. Saina's city mate P.V. Sindhu retained her No.12 position.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 23, 2013
The India Open Grand Prix Gold, which was won by Parupalli Kashyap last year, will now be held from January 21 to 26 instead of December 17 to 22.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 27, 2013
Apart from Saina two other Indian shuttlers figure in the top 50. While P.V. Sindhu remains at 12, Nagpur girl Arundhati Pantawane broke into the top-50 for the first time as she made a remarkable jump of 10 places to be ranked 49th.
Agence France-Presse | Monday June 3, 2013
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) said on Monday it was delaying indefinitely the live implementation of line-call review technology to address "last-minute issues" that have cropped up in testing.
Press Trust of India | Saturday May 18, 2013
Meanwhile, in a change in the power echelon of the BWF, former Olympic champion in the men's singles in the 1996 Atlanta Games, Denmark's Paul-Erik Hoyer Larsen was elected as the new BWF President.
NDTVSports | Wednesday May 8, 2013
Having won the Malaysian Grand Prix recently, Sindhu is currently ranked at 13 by the Badminton World Federation and has been training under of P.Gopichand in Hyderabad.
Press Trust of India | Thursday May 2, 2013
In the women's singles, London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal retained her second position in the world rankings despite making the second round exit at India Open.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday April 27, 2013
The Thomas Cup (Men's World Team Championships) was first staged in 1948-49 while the Uber Cup (Women's World Team Championships) was added in 1956-57.
Press Trust of India | Thursday April 25, 2013
Seventeen-year-old P V Sindhu also reached her career-best ranking of 15 in the women's rankings while Saina Nehwal retained the number two spot.
Press Trust of India | Thursday April 18, 2013
London Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap have retained their second and seventh positions, respectively in the latest list issued by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) on Thursday.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 17, 2013
A test set-up will be used at next month's Sudirman Cup in Malaysia before the new system goes live at the Indonesian Open in September, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) said in a statement.
Indo Asian News Service | Thursday April 11, 2013
In the women's singles, Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal also kept her No.2 position behind Olympic champion Li Xeurui while rising shuttler P.V. Sindhu, who beat Li last year, also retained her No.16.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday March 27, 2013
The announcement of the winners and the presentation of prizes will take place in Kuala Lumpur on May 18 following the BWF Annual General Meeting.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 7, 2013
Saina was overtaken by World Champion Yihan Wang in the women's singles rankings.
Press Trust of India | Thursday January 17, 2013
Olympic bronze-medallist Saina Nehwal attained a new high as she climbed to a career-best second in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings released on Thursday.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday January 10, 2013
In the women's singles rankings, P.V. Sindhu gained two places to be ranked a career-best 17th. Sindhu, who also lost in the second round in Korea, had reached the final of the Syed Modi tournament.