Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 23, 2014
P.V. Sindhu beat Hong Kong's Cheung Ngan Yi 21-15, 15-21, 21-18 in the first round of Badminton Asia Championships, while Parupalli Kashyap registered a 21-14, 21-17 over Malaysia's Goh Soon Huat to enter pre-quarters.
Press Trust of India | Thursday April 10, 2014
PV Sindhu, who won the Malaysia Open and Macau Open last year besides the prestigious World Championship bronze, prevailed over Japan's Shizuka Uchida 21-17 17-21 21-16 in a women's singles match of the Singapore Super Series. The Indian will next ta...
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 10, 2014
While PV Sindhu dropped to No.11 in the latest women's singles Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings, no Indian figures in the top-25 of the men's, women's and mixed doubles rankings.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 9, 2014
PV Sindhu, seeded eighth in the USD 300,000 tournament, had a tough time against Millicent Wiranto of Indonesia before securing a 21-9, 19-21, 22-20 victory in a closely-fought 56-minute match on the opening day of the main draw.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday April 4, 2014
Saina Nehwal lost 16-21, 14-21 to world No.2 Yihan Wang of China in India Open Super Series quarter-finals, while Parupalli Kashyap was no match for top seed Lee Chong Wei, who won 21-15, 21-13 to enter semi-finals.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 3, 2014
Saina Nehwal defeated Natcha Saengchote 21-15, 21-12, while in men's singles Parupalli Kashyap beat compatriot R.M.V. Gurusaidutt 21-15, 16-21, 21-11.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 2, 2014
Parupalli Kashyap overcame Zhengming Wang despite playing with a strapping on his shoulder, to win the game 21-12, 17-21, 21-12.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 21, 2014
A drastic dip in form has caused Parupalli Kashyap to slide to World No.24 from a career-high of No.6 in May 2013. As a result, he faces a tough opener against China's Zhengming Wang at the USD 250,000 India Open Super Series from April 1-6.
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.
Press Trust of India | Saturday March 15, 2014
World championship bronze medallist, PV Sindhu could not tame the fast emerging Chinese shuttler Sun Yu in the semifinals. PV Kashyap, seeded third, too slumped to a 17-21 11-21 loss to world number 27 China's Houwei Tian.
Press Trust of India | Saturday March 15, 2014
Indian giant slayer P V Sindhu outclassed recently-crowned All England champion Shixian Wang to enter semis. Saina Nehwal however disappointed.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 14, 2014
Saina Nehwal beat Sashina Vignes Waran 21-7, 21-13, while Pusarla Venkata Sindhu came from behind to beat Li Michelle 19-21, 21-16, 21-11. In men's singles, Parupalli Kashyap overcame Malaysian Beryno Jiann Tze Wong 21-23, 21-9, 21-14 to make last ei...
Press Trust of India | Thursday March 13, 2014
Saina Nehwal registered an easy 21-12, 21-12 victory over Japanese qualifier Chisato Hoshi in the first round of Swiss Open on Wednesday.
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 | Monday March 10, 2014
Two-time former winner Saina Nehwal, who has been seeded sixth, triumphed at the Swiss Open in 2011 and 2012 and reached the semi-finals last year.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday March 8, 2014
Two-time champion Saina Nehwal seeded sixth, while Pusarla Venkata Sindhu is seventh. In men's singles, Parupalli Kashyap has been seeded third.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 6, 2014
Saina Nehwal defeated Scotland's Kirsty Gilmour 21-15, 21-6 in 32 minutes and will play American qualifier Beiwen Zhang in the second round of All-England Championship.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 26, 2014
HS Prannoy defeated ninth seed Parupalli Kashyap 21-19, 21-18 in second round of German Open.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday January 27, 2014
Chief national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand was happy as PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal broke the Chinese domination at the India Grand Prix. Saina went on to win and end her 15-month title drought.
Press Trust of India | Thursday January 23, 2014
The USD 120,000 tournament sprang to life when 16h seed Shubhakar Dey packed off second seed Ajay Jayaram 21-19 21-17 and then 12th seed Zulfadli Zulkiffli of Malaysia accounted for top seed Parupalli Kashyap 21-16 21-12.