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  • World Badminton Championships, QFs: as it happened 16 hours 22 minutes ago

    (For Live match updates scroll down to the bottom of the page) PV Sindhu fought hard to beat world No. 2 Wang 19-21, 21-19, 21-15 in the quarter-finals while Saina Nehwal went down to World No. 1 Xuerui 15-21, 15,21 on Friday....
  • Disappointed to miss out on CWG gold, focus now on Asiad: P V Sindhu August 7, 2014

    Hyderabad: Utterly disappointed for missing out on a gold medal in the recently-concluded Commonwealth Games, female shuttler P V Sindhu has now set her eyes on the upcoming World Championships and Asian Games to make up for the disappointment in Glasgow. Sindhu hopes to learn from her mistakes which she committed...
  • Jwala Gutta-Ashwini Ponnappa lose at Korea Open Super Series January 9, 2014

    Seoul: Commonwealth Games gold medallist pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa on Thursday suffered a straight-game defeat in the third round of the women's doubles competition to crash out of USD 600,000 Korea Open Super Series badminton tournament. The world championship bronze medallist combo of Gutta and Ponnappa lost 18-21...
  • Jwala unhappy with preferential treatment given to Saina November 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Jwala Gutta, who won gold in women’s doubles with Ashwini Ponnappa at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, is unhappy that among the current badminton crop only London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal has got her due. Jwala, who is one of the five Indian players taking part in the 2013...
  • Indians lose in Asian Badminton event April 12, 2007

    New Delhi: India's badminton contingent, currently in Johar Baru, Malaysia for the prestigious Asian Badminton Championships, suffered a massive blow with most of the shuttlers bowling out of the competition. Anup Sridhar, India's best bet for the men's title, managed to escape the rout his teammates did, as he beat Thailand's...