Parupalli Kashyap

  • Kashyap, Srikanth out of Japan Open; Tanvi grabs upset win 11-06-2014 05:15 PM

    Tokyo: Young Tanvi Lad put up a brilliant show to stun higher-ranked Kirsty Gilmour of Scotland on a mixed opening day for India during which top shuttlers K Srikanth and Parupalli Kashyap bowed out of men's singles in the USD 250,000 Japan Open Super Series, here on Wednesday. World No...
  • There was too much pressure on our singles players: Parupalli Kashyap 21-05-2014 09:13 PM

    With little to cheer about their performance in the Thomas Cup, where India failed to make the quarters, captain Parupalli Kashyap said his team always had its back against the wall as there was too much pressure on the singles players to pull off three out of three matches. The...
  • Pride at stake as India take on Germany in last Thomas Cup tie 20-05-2014 12:25 PM

    New Delhi: Already out of quarter-finals reckoning, India will look to restore pride when they take on an equally demoralised Germany in an inconsequential final Group C tie of the Thomas Cup on Wednesday. India are hosting the Thomas and Uber Cup Finals for the first time and a lot...
  • Thomas Cup: Indian men's chances jolted with 2-3 defeat against Korea 19-05-2014 08:21 PM

    New Delhi: India's campaign at the Thomas Cup badminton tournament came to a premature end, following 2-3 defeat of the men's team against Korea at the Siri Fort Sports complex on Monday. India needed to win all their singles matches and skipper Parupalli Kashyap and RMV Gurusaidutt produced brilliant performances...
  • India lose opening Thomas Cup tie to Malaysia 18-05-2014 05:05 PM

    New Delhi: India lost the first three matches to hand their opening Thomas Cup badminton tie against Malaysia 0-3 at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here on Sunday. World No.18 Kidambi Srikanth went down to World No.1 Lee Chong Wei 19-21, 12-21 in the first singles which was followed by...
  • Saina, Kashyap lead India's challenge in Thomas and Uber Cup 17-05-2014 01:35 PM

    New Delhi: Touted as the World Cup of badminton, the Thomas and Uber Cup comes to India for the first time but despite promising to raise their game in home conditions, the country's shuttlers have kept their expectations realistic in the star-studded biennial event starting here on Sunday. In a...
  • Shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap, Saina Nehwal named India captains 14-05-2014 03:44 PM

    New Delhi: Leading shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and Saina Nehwal were named captains of the Indian teams participating in the Thomas and Uber Cup Finals to be held at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here May 18-25. "I would like to announce that Kashyap and Saina will be the captains of...
  • Conditions will favour my aggressive game: Parupalli Kashyap 10-05-2014 03:46 PM

    New Delhi: The most experienced player in the Indian team, Parupalli Kashyap said his team will be second to none at the Li Ning Thomas Cup and home conditions will help him and compatriot K Srikanth turn up the aggression. India are drawn in a group which also comprises Malaysia,...
  • India can make Thomas Cup quarters: Kashyap 07-05-2014 04:52 PM

    New Delhi: Top shuttler Parupalli Kashyap says India have an outside chance of qualifying for the quarter-finals of the World Men's Team Championship for the Thomas Cup, though they are bracketed with Malaysia, South Korea and Germany in a tough Group C. "We have an outside chance of qualifying for...
  • Srikanth, Kashyap slide in badminton rankings 24-04-2014 03:10 PM

    New Delhi: India's leading men's singles shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and Parupalli Kashyap dropped a place each in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings released on Thursday. While Srikanth slipped to 17th, Kashyap slide to 20th. Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu, however, retained their eighth and 10th positions in the...
  • PV Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap progress in Badminton Asia Championships 23-04-2014 06:40 PM

    Gimcheon: PV Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap, RMV Gurusaidutt and women's doubles pair Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa on Wednesday made winning starts to their campaigns at the $200,000 Badminton Asia Championships being held in the Gimcheon Indoor Stadium. Sindhu, India's best bet at the continental event, beat Hong Kong's Cheung Ngan...
  • Sindhu, Kashyap win in Asia Championship 23-04-2014 02:21 PM

    Gimcheon: PV Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap and RMV Gurusaidutt made winning starts to their respective campaigns at the $200,000 Badminton Asia Championship being held in the Gimcheon Indoor Stadium on Wednesday. Sindhu, India's best bet at the continental event, beat Hong Kong's Cheung Ngan Yi 21-15, 15-21, 21-18 in exactly an...
  • Sindhu, Srikanth lead Indian charge at Asian Badminton Championship 21-04-2014 12:50 PM

    New Delhi: With ace shuttler Saina Nehwal giving the tournament a miss, PV Sindhu and national champion K Srikanth will spearhead the Indian challenge at the $200,000 Asian Badminton championship which gets underway at Gimcheon, Korea on Tuesday. Olympic bronze-medallist, Saina decided to take rest to focus on the Thomas...
  • Shuttler Kidambi Srikanth rises to World No.16 17-04-2014 11:54 PM

    Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth made a remarkable leap of nine places in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) men's singles rankings released on Thursday. Backed by his semifinal appearance at the recently concluded Singapore Open Super Series, where he lost to World No.1 Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia, the Hyderabadi...
  • Sindhu, Srikanth and Sai Praneeth reach Singapore Open quarterfinals 10-04-2014 06:52 PM

    Singapore: Teen sensation P V Sindhu entered the quarterfinals with a victory in women's singles but it was young Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth, who created a flutter at the USD 300,000 Singapore Super Series, with a stunning win over world number 10 Tien Minh Nguyen of Vietnam on Thursday. Another...
  • Saina Nehwal out but Sindhu advances to 2nd round of Singapore Open 09-04-2014 07:31 PM

    Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal's poor form in international arena continued as she suffered a first round exit in the Singapore Open Super Series while PV Sindhu made her way into the pre-quarterfinals after a hard-fought victory in women's singles on Wednesday. World number eight Saina fought for an hour...
  • As it happened: Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap at India Open 04-04-2014 02:22 PM

    New Delhi: The Indian campaign came to an end as local hopes Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap lost their respective quarter-final matches at the $250,000 India Open Super Series on Friday. Former World Champion Yihan Wang of China continued her dominance over Saina, making her way into the women's singles...
  • Shuttler Sindhu drops to No.10 in rankings 03-04-2014 04:29 PM

    New Delhi: India's P.V. Sindhu dropped a place to No.10 in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) women's singles rankings released on Thursday. The 2011 World Championship bronze medallist didn't help her cause as she lost the opener at the $250,000 India Open Super Series against Chinese World No.3 Shixian...
  • Saina Nehwal, Kashyap in India Open quarters 03-04-2014 04:17 PM

    New Delhi: India's top shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap won in contrasting styles to enter the quarter-finals of their respective categories at the $250,000 India Open Super Series here on Thursday. While eighth seeded Saina needed only 35 minutes to breeze past Thai Natcha Saengchote 21-15, 21-12, Kashyap beat...
  • Parupalli Kashyap stuns Zhengming in India Open 02-04-2014 06:53 PM

    New Delhi: India's Parupalli Kashyap on Wednesday produced one of his finest performances as he stunned world number seven Chinese Zhengming Wang in a thrilling three-game victory in the USD 250,000 India Super Series badminton tournament here on Wednesday. Kashyap, who played with a strapping on his shoulder after suffering...
  • I was confused, disturbed and in doubt: Parupalli Kashyap 30-03-2014 01:23 PM

    New Delhi: A shoulder injury relapse during last month had left Kashyap "confused and disturbed" about his future but he played with the partial dislocation to reach the semi-finals of Swiss Open. The ace Indian shuttler said the performance in Swiss Open gave a boost to his confidence ahead of...
  • Parupalli Kashyap jumps to 24 in badminton rankings 20-03-2014 05:20 PM

    New Delhi: India's ace men's shuttler Parupalli Kashyap has jumped a rung to the 24th spot in the latest Badminton World Federation rankings issued on Thursday. Kashyap had reached a career high of World No.6 last year but had been witnessing slump in form for quite sometime now, resulting in...
  • Sindhu, Kashyap lose in semis; Saina out in quarters at Swiss Open 15-03-2014 11:14 PM

    Basel: Top Indian shuttlers PV Sindhu and Parupalli Kashyap suffered heartbreaking defeats in the semi-finals, while Saina Nehwal was knocked out at the last-eight stage as India's campaign in the USD 125,000 Swiss Grand Prix Gold tournament came to an end on Saturday. World championship bronze medallist, Sindhu, who had...
  • Shuttler Parupalli Kashyap knocked out of Swiss Open 15-03-2014 09:44 PM

    Basel: Third seeded shuttler Parupalli Kashyap was knocked out of the $125,000 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold after losing his men's singles semifinal at St. Jakobshalle here Saturday. Chinese World No.27 Houwei Tian upset the Hyderabadi 21-17, 21-11 in 42 minutes in their first ever clash. World No.9 P.V. Sindhu...
  • Saina, Sindhu, Kashyap in Swiss Open quarters 14-03-2014 09:07 AM

    Basel: Top Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu and Parupalli Kashyap had contrasting victories to progress to the quarter-finals of the $125,000 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold at St. Jakobshalle here on Thursday. French World No.42 Sashina Vignes Waran was no match for Saina as the sixth seeded Indian came...
  • Saina off to winning start in Swiss GP; Kashyap, Pawar enter third round 13-03-2014 11:36 AM

    Basel: Top Indian male shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and Anand Pawar eased into the third round of the Swiss Grand Prix Gold tournament, while Saina Nehwal made a winning start to her campaign in the women's singles event of the $125,000 event here. Kashyap, seeded third, took 33 minutes to dispose...
  • Sindhu, Kashyap enter second round of Swiss Open 12-03-2014 11:27 AM

    Basel: Top Indian shuttlers P V Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap and Anand Pawar got off to winning starts, notching up victories in their respective opening round singles matches at the the USD 125,000 Swiss Grand Prix Gold tournament here on Wednesday. World championship bronze medallist Sindhu posted a comfortable 21-18 21-15...
  • Saina in second round, Sindhu out of All England Championship 06-03-2014 12:07 AM

    Birmingham: Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal emerged as the lone survivor at the USD 400000 All England Championship, thrashing Scotland's Kirsty Gilmour in straight-games to reach the second round even as compatriot P V Sindhu fell by the wayside, here. The 23-year-old notched up an easy 21-15 21-6 win over...
  • HS Prannoy stuns Parupalli Kashyap in German Open badminton 26-02-2014 09:05 PM

    Germany: Young HS Prannoy on Wednesday pulled off one of the biggest upsets of his career as he overwhelmed his much higher-ranked Indian compatriot Parupalli Kashyap at the USD 120,000 German Open Grand Prix Gold. Before that, other Indian shuttlers in the fray, Anand Pawar and Arvind Bhat, entered the...