Arvind Bhat

  • Arvind Bhat loses in semi-finals of New Zealand Open badminton April 18, 2014

    New Delhi: German Open champion, Arvind Bhat of India on Friday crashed out of the New Zealand Open after suffering a straight-game defeat to top seed Jen Hao Hsu of Chinese Taipei in the semi-finals of the USD 50,000 Grand Prix event in Auckland. The fifth seeded Indian, went down 14-21,...
  • Shuttler Arvind Bhat advances to New Zealand Open semis April 17, 2014

    Auckland: Recently crowned German Open Grand Prix Gold winner Arvind Bhat came out with another fantastic performance to enter the men's singles semifinal of the New Zealand Badminton Open Grand Prix here on Thursday. The fifth seeded Bhat beat Malaysian third seed Chun Seang Tan in 56 minutes to win the...
  • Shuttlers Sourabh, Arvind progress in New Zealand Open April 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian shuttlers Sourabh Verma and Arvind Bhat entered the second round of the men's singles event at the SkyCity New Zealand Open with contrasting wins over their respective rivals in Auckland on Tuesday. While second seeded Sourabh got the better of local lad James Eunson in straight games, fifth...
  • German Open win will instill new life in Arvind's career: Gopichand March 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian chief national coach Pullela Gopichand on Monday described shuttler Arvind Bhat's performance in German Open as "phenomenal" and said the title victory has handed a new lease of life to his international badminton career. Two-time former national champion, Arvind Bhat, 34, became the second Indian male shuttler after...
  • Shuttler Arvind Bhat clinches German Open title March 2, 2014

    Mulheim an der Ruhr: Seasoned campaigner Arvind Bhat reached a new high in his badminton career when he defeated Danish Hans-Kristian Vittinghus to clinch the men's singles title of the $120,000 German Open Grand Prix Gold here on Sunday. The Indian veteran struck the form of his life at the age...
  • Arvind reaches semi-finals of German Open Grand Prix Gold March 1, 2014

    Mulheim an der Ruhr: Senior Indian shuttler Arvind Bhat advanced to the semi-finals of the USD 120,000 German Open Grand Prix Gold after registering a straight-game victory over Danish 14th seed Viktor Axelsen here. The two-time former national champion, Arvind thrashed the 14th seeded Danish 21-17 21-14 in a 35-minute men's...
  • Delhi Smashers threaten to abandon tie against Banga Beats August 25, 2013

    Bangalore: A serious controversy in the Indian Badminton League (IBL) was averted here on Sunday as Krrish Delhi Smashers almost threatened to forfeit the tie after Banga Beats replaced an injured singles player in the eleventh hour. Delhi Samshers were upset after IBL Governing Council allowed the home team to replace...
  • Jayaram, Anand and Arvind advance to 2nd round of German Open February 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian shuttlers Ajay Jayaram, Anand Pawar and Arvind Bhat reached the second round of the German Open badminton championship after notching up contrasting victories in their respective men's singles matches at Mlheim an der ruhr, Germany. World number 32 Jayaram, seeded 10th, prevailed over Brice Leverdez of France 21-12...
  • Kashyap shines, Bhat loses at World Badminton Championship August 11, 2009

    Hyderabad: Wild card entrant P Kashyap notched up an easy win over Iranian Ali Shahhosseini to keep the tri-colour fluttering as India had a mixed day in the World Badminton Championship at the Gachibowli stadium on Tuesday. Kashyap smashed his way to a 21-9 21-13 win over Ali but it turned...
  • Indian shuttlers confident of good show August 9, 2009

    Hyderabad: Saina Nehwal will not set any target, Arvind Bhat wants to take one match at a time while Chetan Anand is brimming with confidence as the Indians look to make a mark in the World Badminton Championships starting at Gachibowli Stadium in Hyderabad on Monday. Back in the court after...
  • Saina in quarters, Arvind, Jayaram out of Malaysian Open June 25, 2009

    Johor Bahru: Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal continued her dream run and reached the quarterfinals of the Malaysian Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament with a gruelling three-game win over Intanon Ratchanok of Thailand in the city on Thursday. Second seed Saina rallied to outlast Intanon 18-21 21-12 21-18 in a...
  • Saina in second round, Jayram and Bhat in third round June 24, 2009

    New Delhi: Saina Newhal cruised into the second round of Malaysian Open Grand Prix Gold with a 21-18, 22-20 win over Porntip Buranaprasertsuk of Thailand at Johar Bharu on Wednesday. In the men's singles, Ajay Jayram played brillinatly to knock out two Malaysian players and move into the third round. Ninth...
  • Shuttler Anand wins Bitburger Open; eyes rank in top 20 October 6, 2008

    New Delhi: Indian players performed well at the Bitburger Open Grand Prix in Germany with fourth seed Chetan Anand winning the men's singles beating compatriot Arvind Bhat in the finals. Anand won the match 23-25, 24-22, 23-21 in almost an hour. But India's best performance came at the mixed doubles event where...