Indo-AsianNews Service | Friday June 26, 2015
Ninth seed Ajay Jayaram defeated China's Huang Yuxiang 21-15, 21-16 in 34 minutes and will next take on Wisnu Yuli Prasetyo of Indonesia. Tenth seed Sai Praneeth defeated Czech Jan Frohlich in 21-14, 21-16 in 28 minutes and will face Sri Lankan Niluka Karunaratne for a place in the quarters.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 24, 2015
Parupalli Kashyap shocked world no. 1 Chen Long of China in the quarter-finals of the Indonesia Open in Jakarta after fighting back from a game down, before losing in three games in the semis to Japan's Kento Momota which he feels was, partly, because of lack of fitness.
Press Trust of India | Friday June 19, 2015
Sai Praneeth, seeded 16th, had to toil hard in his pre-quarterfinal match against Huang Yuxiang of China before emerging 21-17 16-21 21-18 victorious in 58 minutes at the Suffolk County Community College facility. He now takes on 12th seed Ng Ka Long Angus of Hong Kong for a place in the semifinals.
NDTVSports,Press Trust of India | Friday June 5, 2015
Saina Nehwal lost to Shixian Wang of China 21-16, 12-21, 18-21 in the quarterfinals of the Indonesia Open on Friday.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday May 31, 2015
Reigning world champion Chen Long defeated Viktor Axelsen of Denmark 21-12, 14-21, 21-18 in an hour and 17 minutes, while current world champion and third seeded Carolina got the better of China's former world No.1 and fifth seeded Shixian Wang 22-20, 21-18 in 58 minutes in the final at the Sydney Olympic Park.
Press Trust of India | Thursday May 28, 2015
Saina Nehwal beat China's Sun Yu 21-19, 19-21, 21-14 to emerge as the lone Indian at the Australian Open in Sydney.
NDTVSports | Thursday May 28, 2015
World no. 4 Kidambi Srikanth went down to unseeded Tian Houwei of China in the second round of the Australian Open Superseries.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday April 5, 2015
Reigning World champion Chen Long overcame compatriot and five-time World champion Lin Dan while current World Champion Carolina Marin got the better of China's Olympic champion Li Xuerui.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Saturday March 28, 2015
World number four Kidambi Srikanth defeated China's Xue Song 21-16, 21-13 in 42 minutes to enter the summit clash where he will take on Danish sixth seed Viktor Axelsen.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Friday March 27, 2015
Lin Dan, the two-time Olympics champion from China was stunned 17-21, 21-15, 17-21 in the quarter-finals by the World No.8 Sugiarto of Indonesia in an hour and 18 minutes at the Siri Fort Sports Complex.
SupritaDas | Monday March 23, 2015
Less than a year ago, Parupalli Kashyap made history when he became the first Indian male badminton player to win a Commonwealth Games gold medal. However, his younger compatriot Kidambi Srikanth's stunning China Open win towards the end of 2014, has made him Indian badminton's biggest talking point. The newly developing competition and rivalry bet...
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday March 16, 2015
Kidambi Srikanth has been in terrific form. He defeated two-time Olympic and five-time World Champion Lin Dan in his own backyard in the China Open last year.
Press Trust of India | Monday March 16, 2015
At 22, Kidambi Srikanth is the best Indian male shuttler at World No. 4, courtesy his consistent performances over the last six months where he reached the semifinals of a few Super Series event, besides clinching the first-ever China Open Super Series Premier title.
NDTVSports,Indo-AsianNews Service | Saturday March 7, 2015
Saina Nehwal beat China's unseeded Sun Yu 21-13, 21-13 in semis to become the first Indian woman to enter the final of the All England Open Badminton Championships.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 23, 2014
Saina Nehwal, who won three titles this year including the recently won China Open, said that if a film or a documentary is made on her then it should promote badminton.
Press Trust of India | Friday November 28, 2014
World No. 11 PV Sindhu prevailed over the fifth seeded?Han Li of China 21-17, 19-21, 21-16 in a match that lasted over an hour at the Tap Seac Multisport Pavilion.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday November 27, 2014
Kidambi Srikanth, who won the China Open Super Series Premier, will play in?World Super Series Finals for the first time.
Press Trust of India | Thursday November 27, 2014
Just after beating two-time Olympic gold medallist Lin Dan in China Open, 21-year-old Srikanth made it to the semifinals of the Hong Kong Open. Thus, riding on his recent performances, he climbed up two places in the ranking table to be the lone Indian in the top-10 of men's singles.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday November 26, 2014
World No. 10 Kidambi Srikanth clinched his first Super Series title in Fuzhou on November 16 beating legendary Chinese great and two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan in the final.
Press Trust of India,NDTVSports | Tuesday November 25, 2014
Saina Nehwal said it was not easy to move away from long-term coach Pullela Gopichand but insisted it was time to be selfish and think about improving her game after a dismal 2013.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Saturday November 22, 2014
Kidambi Srikanth lost 17-21, 21-19, 6-21 to the reigning World Champion Chen Long of China in an hour and four minutes at the Hong Kong Coliseum
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday November 19, 2014
Kidambi Srikanth, fresh from defeating two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan in the final of the China Open, lost the first game 18-21 but managed to win the next two games 22-20, 21-16 against Chinese Taipei's Chou in a marathon encounter that lasted an hour and six minutes.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Saina Nehwal and K Srikanth's title triumphs in China was the first time that India bagged both the men?s and women?s singles crowns in any major international tournament.
UmaSudhir | Tuesday November 18, 2014
After Kidambi Srikanth beat two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan in front of his home crowd to win the China Open on Sunday, Indian coach Pullela Gopichand said in an interview to NDTV that he always believed Indian men had the capability to win big badminton events around the world.