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Saina crashes out of China Open World Tour Super 1000 tournament

Saina Nehwal crashes out of China Open World Tour Super 1000 tournament

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal was knocked out of the ongoing China Open World Tour Super 1000 tournament on Wednesday after suffering a crushing defeat to Thailand’s Busanan Ongbamrungphan in the opening round.The eight-seeded Indian lost 10-21, 17-21 to World No. 8 in just 44 minutes at the Olympic Sports Center Xincheng Gymnasium. It was

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

Badminton Saina kashyap Sabyasachi reception

Saina Nehwal & Parupalli Kashyap looks elegant in their wedding reception

 Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap’s wedding reception were posted on their social media handles. The badminton stars tied the knot on December 14 and Saina’s pic that she posted on Twitter of the couple took the internet by storm. After that, they hosted reception that was attended by the who’s who of Hyderabad. A number of those

Saina loses Indonesia Masters final

Saina loses in Indonesia Masters final

Star Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal lost in the final of the $350,000 Indonesia Masters World Tour Super 500 here on Sunday.Saina, the 2012 Olympic bronze medallist, was outplayed by Chinese Taipei’s top seeded Tai Tzu Ying, who took only 27 minutes to win by 21-9,

PBL

PBL: Verma, Sindhu win big for Chennai Smashers

Shuttler Sourabh Verma of Ahmedabad Smash Masterscame back from a game down to beat Chennai Smashers’ trump player Brice Leverdez, 12-15, 15-14, 15-12 to push Chennai towards the wall in the Vodafone Premier Badminton League (PBL) here at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium.The win sends Ahmedabad 2-1 up (2-0 up on points) in the five-match duel. Brice was initially pushed on

P.V. Sindhu, Saina, Prannoy advance at Hong Kong Open

Hong Kong, Nov 22, Indian shuttlers P.V. Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and H.S. Prannoy advanced to the second round while Parupalli Kashyap and the women’s doubles pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and N. Sikki Reddy fell in the opening round of the Hong Kong Open Superseries on Wednesday. While second seed Sindhu eased past Hong Kong’s qualifier

Sindhu leads India's challenge at Hong Kong Open

Sindhu leads India’s challenge at Hong Kong Open

Sindhu leads India challenge: Rio Olympic silver-medalist PV Sindhu will aim to bounce back from her recent quarter-final defeat at the China Open Super Series Premier when she leads India’s challenge at the Hong Kong Super Series, beginning at Kowloon in Hong Kong on Tuesday.After suffering a setback to fellow countrywomen Saina Nehwal in the

'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

Saina crashes out of China Open World Tour Super 1000 tournament

Saina beats Sindhu to become national champion for 3rd time

Nagpur (Maharashtra), Nov 8, Saina beats Sindhu. Saina Nehwal on Wednesday beat PV Sindhu 21-17, 27-25 to lift her third nationals title. Saina has played the nationals three times and has clinched the title every time. The 82nd Senior National Badminton Championships 2017 witnessed a grandeur final between two Olympic medallists P.V. Sindhu and Saina

Shuttler PV Sindhu loses French Open semis

Paris, Oct 28, PV Sindhu loses. India’s P.V. Sindhu crashed out of the $325,000 French Open Superseries after going down in straight games to Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi 14-21, 9-21 in the women’s singles semi-final here on Saturday. Coming into the contest with a 3-1 head-to-head record, the second seeded Indian failed to find the momentum

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

Japan Open pre-quarters

Japan Open pre-quarters: Sindhu stunned by Nozomi Okuhara

Japan Open pre-quarters: In a major blow to the Indian fans, Rio-Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu knocked out of the Japan Open Super Series after going down in straight games against Nozomi Okuhara in the second round here on Thursday.Though the Japanese lost to PV Sindhu in the quarter-finals in Seoul last week, she cannot be taken

Japan Open: Sindhu, Nehwal into second round with contrasting wins

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal returned to action following an injury on a promising note as she thrashed Thailand’s Pornpawee Chochuwong in straight games in the opening round of the Japan Open Super Series here on Tuesday. The 27-year-old, who had skipped the recently-concluded Korea Open due to a slight thigh strain, produced a rich

Shraddha Kapoor all set to train for her role of Saina Nehwal

Shraddha Kapoor all set to train for her role of Saina Nehwal

Shaddha Kapoor is one of the most popular and young actresses of the film industry who is properly handling her upcoming projects. A biographical film on Dawood Ibrahim’s sister Haseena Parkar plays by finest young actress Shraddha Kapoor directed by Apoorva Lakhia is going to release soon after which she is going to be part of another

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

Governor congratulates Saina, Sindhu for winning medals

Governor congratulates Saina, Sindhu for winning medals. Hyderabad, Aug 29: Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana E S L Narasimhan today congratulated shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu for winning medals i n the badminton World Championship.He congratulated Sindhu for winning silver and Saina for securing bronze medal in the world event held at

Glad I changed the medal colour to Silver: PV Sindhu

PV Sindhu. Shrugging off the disappointment of losing the epic final, former bronze medallist PV Sindhu today said she is happy she could at least change the colour of the medal by bagging a silver at the World Championship. PV Sindhu went down fighting 19-21 22-20 20-22 to Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara in a nail-biting marathon

PV Sindhu enters into World Badminton Championships final

PV Sindhu enters into World Badminton Championships final

P.V Sindhu enters into the finals of the World Badminton Championship by defeating reigning junior world champion Chen Yufei of China 21-13 21-10.  While Saina Nehwal lost in the women’s singles semi-finals. Sindhu, a two-time World Championships bronze medalist, dominated her younger opponent from the beginning, not allowing the reigning world junior champion to settle

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

HS Prannoy climbs 17th spot BWF World rankings

HS Prannoy climbs to 17th spot in BWF rankings

HS Prannoy climbs 17th spot BWF World rankings. Indian shuttler HS Prannoy climbed to 17th position in the latest BWF world rankings released on Friday. Prannoy recently emerged victorious in the US Open Grand Prix Gold title after beating Parupalli Kashyap in the final. He was previously ranked 23. Parupalli Kashyap, who reached his first final