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After winning World Championships P.V.Sindhu thanks fans, promises more medals

After winning World Championships P.V.Sindhu thanks fans, promises more medals

Following her historic victory at the World Championships, star shuttler P.V. Sindhu said she is very proud to be an Indian and will try to win more medals for the country in the times to come.On Sunday, Sindhu became the first Indian shuttler to win gold at the BWF World Championships after she thrashed Japan’s

P.V.Sindhu reaches third successive World C'ships final

P.V.Sindhu reaches third successive World C’ships final

For the third year in a row, ace India shuttler P.V. Sindhu stormed into the finals of BWF World Championships after defeating China’s Chen Yu Fei in straight games.The Rio Olympic silver medallist took 40 minutes to outclass World No. 3 Yu Fei 21-7, 21-14. Sindhu looked sharp and focussed from the very first game

Sindhu, Saina through to quarters in Singapore Open

P.V. Sindhu advanced to the quarter-finals of the Singapore Open on Thursday beating Mia Blichfeldt of Denmark 21-13, 21-19 in straight sets. Sindhu beat the world number 22 in just 39 minutes, after Saina Nehwal defeated Thailand’s Pornpawee Chochuwong 21-16, 18-21, 21-19 to reach the quarters. Sindhu will now take on China’s Cai Yanyan in

P V Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth enter 2nd round of Malaysia Open

Sindhu, Srikanth enter 2nd round of Malaysia Open

Press Trust of India Kuala Lumpur Top Indian shuttlers P V Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth advanced to the second round of the Malaysian Open World Tour Super 750 tournament here Wednesday. Olympic and world championship silver medallist Sindhu staved off a spirited challenge from World no 20 Aya Ohori 22-20 21-12 to record her sixth

Indian shuttlers get tough draw at All England Championship

Indian shuttlers get tough draw at All England Championship

 India’s dream of breaking an 18-year-old title jinx at the All England Championship got tougher after the country’s shuttlers, including P V SIndhu and Saina Nehwal, were handed a tricky draw in the World Tour Super 1000 tournament in Birmingham.Olympic and World Championship silver medallist Sindhu, who had reached the semifinals last year, will open

Badminton: Chennai's brilliant fightback raises semifinal hopes

Badminton: Chennai’s brilliant fightback raises semifinal hopes

Chennai brilliant fightback raises semifinal hopes: Chennai Smashers spearheaded by P V Sindhu were back in the hunt in the Vodafone Premier Badminton League by taking a 2-0 lead against Bengaluru Blasters here on Monday.Playing their final match of the season in front of their home crowd at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium, Chennai’s grit

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

P V Sindhu seals semifinal spot, Sameer sinks at Korea

P V Sindhu seals semifinal spot, Sameer sinks at Korea

P V Sindhu seals semifinal spot. Sindhu, who had won the silver at the World Championship last month, recovered from a mid-game slump to stave off the challenge from World No. 19 Minatsu Mitani of Japan 21-19 16- 21 21-10 in a match that lasted 63 minutes.The fifth seeded Indian, who had a 1-1 head-to-head

Sindhu Saina Srikanth felicitated Sports Minister

Sindhu, Saina, Srikanth felicitated by Sports Minister

NEW DELHI: Sindhu Saina Srikanth felicitated Sports Minister. India’s star shuttlers Pusarla Venkata Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth were felicitated by Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Thursday for their fine show at the recently concluded Badminton World Championship held at Glasgow. Sindhu settled for silver after narrowly missing out to finish on top against

PM Modi President Kovind Praises PV Sindhu

PM Modi, President Kovind laud Sindhu’s stellar show World Badminton

PM Modi President Kovind Praises PV Sindhu. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind have heaped praises on Indian badminton star P.V. Sindhu after she made the country proud by clinching the silver medal at the World Badminton Championships in Glosgow, Scotland.   Well played @Pvsindhu1! We are proud of your game at

B-Town celebrates P.V. Sindhu’s Olympic win

Mumbai: Bollywood celebritites like Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan and Priyanka Chopra have congratulated Indian woman shuttler P.V. Sindhu on her Olympic win. Sindhu assured the country of at least a silver medal after thrashing Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara in the women’s singles badminton semi-final at the Rio Olympics on Thursday. Here’s what the

Saina, Sindhu advance in Badminton Asia C’ships

Wuhan (China): India’s Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu advanced to the second round, while Kidambi Srikanth and women’s doubles pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa crashed out of the Badminton Asia Championships here on Wednesday. Fifth seed Saina moved past Group A qualifying winner Fitriani Fitriani of Indonesia 21-16, 21-17 in 21 minutes.