All England Championships

  • Saina crashes out in quarters of All-England Championship 08-03-2014 09:52 AM

    Birmingham: India's campaign came to a premature halt in the All-England Badminton Championship with country's ace shuttler Saina Nehwal bowing out in the quarter-finals of the women's singles event, here. Seventh seeded Saina lost in straight games 17-21 10-21 against Chinese fourth seed Shixian Wang in last night's quarterfinal duel...
  • 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...
  • Saina eyes All England Championship and World titles 18-12-2012 07:18 PM

    Lucknow: After her Olympic triumph, Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal is now eyeing to win the World Championship and the All England Championship next year. The bronze medal winner in the London Games, Saina stressed on developing the basic structure in the country in order to make it compete with China....
  • Saina crashes out of All England 09-03-2012 09:00 PM

    New Delhi: Top Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal suffered a straight-game defeat to Xuerui LI of China in the women's singles quarterfinals to crash out of the All England Championship at Birmingham on Friday. The world number four Indian lost 13-21 21-23 to the seventh seeded Chinese in a 40-minute match...
  • Gade fury after All England exit 08-03-2012 06:55 PM

    Birmingham: Former world number one Peter Gade launched a furious attack on world badminton chiefs after making a first round exit at the All England championships in the early hours on Thursday. The 35-year-old Dane had hoped for a farewell climax at the world's oldest tournament but instead was made...
  • Saina up for All England with eye on Olympics 05-03-2012 05:37 PM

    New Delhi: Star Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal will look to gather some valuable experience for her London Olympics preparation when she starts her campaign at the All England Championship, which begins with the qualifiers in Birmingham on Monday. The National Indoor Arena at Birmingham will also host the badminton competition...
  • Saina crashes out of All England Championships 12-03-2011 11:42 AM

    New Delhi: India's badminton ace Saina Nehwal crashed out of the 2011 All England Championships on Friday, going down in straight games to Japan's Eriko Hirose 11-21, 20-22 in the quarter finals. Going into her match against Hirose, Saina had a 2-1 win-loss record against her Japanese opponent, however she...