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Badminton World C'ship: Srikanth storms into second round

Badminton World C’ship: Srikanth storms into second round

Badminton World C’ship: Srikanth storms into second round. Ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth eased into the second round of the ongoing Badminton World Championship following a convincing straight games victory over Nhat Nguyen of Ireland here at Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre on Tuesday. The 25-year-old thrashed his Irish opponent 21-15, 21-16 in a one-sided first-round

'Power Couple' Anushka-Virat up style quotient at Indian Sports Honours

‘Power Couple’ Anushka-Virat up style quotient at Indian Sports Honours

Power Couple Anushka-Virat: Actress Anushka Sharma and Team India skipper Virat Kohli stole the show at the red carpet of the Indian Sports Honours in Mumbai by walking in hand-in-hand.The 29-year-old cricketer looked dapper in a navy-blue suit, while the actress donned a rose-red pantsuit. Anushka styled her attire with a thin diamond necklace on

Srikanth achieves career-best World No. 2 ranking

Srikanth achieves career-best World No. 2 ranking

Srikanth achieves World No 2 ranking: India ace Kidambi Srikanth was rewarded for his sensational run this season as he grabbed a career-best ranking of World No. 2 after jumping two places in the latest BWF ranking released. Srikanth, who reached five finals and clinched four titles this year so far, now has 73,403 points,

French Open Super Series

P.V. Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth into semis of French Open Super Series

French Open Super Series: Showcasing a dominant performance in badminton singles encounters, Indian star shuttlers P.V. Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth and H S. Prannoy stormed into the semi-finals of the 325,000 dollars French Open Super series here on Friday.In women’s singles, Rio Olympics silver-medalist and second seeded P.V. Sindhu decimated China’s Chen Yufei 21-14, 21-14 to

French Open Super Series: Sindhu, Srikanth reach quarter-finals

French Open Super Series: Sindhu, Srikanth reach quarter-finals

French Open Super Series: Ace Indian shuttlers P.V. Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth entered into the quarter-finals of the French Open Super Series, while Saina Nehwal crashed out of the tournament yesterday. Rio Olympics silver-medalist P.V. Sindhu defeated Sayaka Takahashi of Japan 21-14, 21-13, and the game lasted for 39 minutes.Sindhu will now face Chen Yufei

Premier badminton league Season 3 Auction today

Premier badminton league Season 3 Auction today

Premier badminton league Season 3 Auction: The auction will be held on Monday for the third season of the Premier Badminton League (PBL). 120 players’ across the country will be participated in this auction. 9 players have been listed as “icon players” for the auction in Hyderabad.World number-1 Victor Alexensen of Denmark, Women World’s number

World Badminton Championships Sindhu Nehwal look final

World Badminton C’ships: Sindhu, Nehwal eye final berths

World Badminton Championships Sindhu Nehwal look final. Rio Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu and ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal will aim to book their places in the finals of the World Badminton Championships when they play their respective semi-final clash of the women’s singles event here on Saturday. PV Sindhu, the world number four, was in a

World Badminton Championships: Sindhu, Saina, Srikanth enter quarters

World Badminton Championships: Sindhu, Saina, Srikanth enter quarters

World Badminton Championships: India continued its dominant run at the ongoing championship as Rio Olympic silver Medallist PV Sindhu,  Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth all booked their place in the quarterfinals after winning their respective third-round clashes in the singles event on Thursday.Sindhu survived a scare against Hong Kong’ s Cheung Ngan as she came

Kidambi Srikanth got Rs.95L as prize money in 2017, highest in world

Srikanth Kidambi’s stupendous success not only hauled him back inside the top 10 of the world rankings, but also sent his bank balance through the roof. With a staggering US $147,847.50, the World No. 8 currently sits atop the list of 2017 prize money leaders, calculated at the end of the Chinese Taipei Grand Prix

Vijay Goel felicitates Kidambi Srikanth Pullela Gopichand

Vijay Goel felicitates Kidambi Srikanth, Pullela Gopichand

Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Saturday felicitated ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth for his “lightning victories” and chief national badminton coach Pullela Gopichandfor his “great vision”. “Felicitated wizard of #badminton @srikidambi for his lightning victories & the new-age Dronacharya – coach P.Gopichand for his great vision,” tweeted Goel.Srikanth, who had clinched back to back titles, has entered the Top

India's warm welcome to Srikanth after winining open Super Series title

India’s warm welcome to Srikanth after winining open Super Series title

Kidambi Srikanth wins the Indonesian and Australian Open title said that I am very happy.Without the support of my coach and physicians this could not have been possible.Therefore, I thank them. Champion Kidambi Srikanth has defeated one of the world champions of World number one Olympic champion.Srikanth has created history by winning Olympic champion Chen

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Kidambi Srikanth beats Chen Long to win Australia Open Super Series

Kidambi Srikanth continued his great form and reached a third successive Super Series final after a dominating straight sets wins over China’s Shi Yuqi at the Australian Open Super Series, and he will be looking to continue the form he has shown when he takes on Chen Long in the final.Srikanth has so far lost

Kidambi Srikanth’s rank goes up to World No. 11 after Indonesia Open win

Kidambi Srikanth climbed 11 places to sit on the 11th BWF ranking after beating reigning World No. 1 Son Wan Ho twice in two weeks. However, PV SIndhu and Saina Nehwal dropped one place each in the latest BWF World ranking.Two weeks ago, Kidambi Srikanth was ranked 22nd. In the meantime, he beat world’s top-ranked