New Zealand Open

  • 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...
  • Shuttlers Deng, Riichi win New Zealand Open April 14, 2013

    Auckland: Japanese shuttler Riichi Takeshita and Deng Xuan of China won the men's and women's singles titles, respectively, at the New Zealand Open Grand Prix here on Sunday. Eleventh seed Takeshita beat Xue Song of China 2116, 1621, 2117 in one hour and two minutes at the North Shore Events Centre....
  • India's campaign over at New Zealand Open April 12, 2013

    Auckland: India's campaign at the New Zealand Badminton Open ended on Friday after Ajay Jayaram and Arvind Bhat lost their respective quarterfinal matches of the men's singles event here. While Jayaram, seeded third, retired from his quarterfinal tie to hand over qualifier Xue Song of China a place in the last...
  • Jayaram, Bhat move into third round of NZ Open April 11, 2013

    Auckland: Indian shuttlers Ajay Jayaram and Arvind Bhat moved into the men's singles third round of the New Zealand Open Grand Prix here on Thursday. However, it was the end of the road for fifth seed Anand Pawar, 14th seed Chetan Anand, fourth seed RMV Gurusaidutt and for Sarada Jasti in...
  • Indian men shuttlers enter 2nd round of NZ Badminton Open April 10, 2013

    Auckland: Indian shuttlers started their campaign in the New Zealand Badminton Open on a high, comprehensively winning their respective first round matches of the men's singles event here on Wednesday. All the Indians in the fray Ajay Jayaram, RMV Gurusaidutt, Anand Pawar, Chetan Anand, Arvind Bhat and Kirtesh Dhindhwal ...