Singapore Open

  • Srikanth goes down fighting to Lee Chong Wei in Singapore Open semis 12-04-2014 05:18 PM

    Singapore: India's rising shuttler Kidambi Srikanth went down in the men's singles semi-finals but not before giving a tough fight to Malaysian World No.1 Lee Chong Wei at the $300,000 Singapore Open Super Series here on Saturday. Despite putting up a strong showing against the top seed, the World No.25...
  • Singapore Open semi-final: as it happened 12-04-2014 02:57 PM

    Indian shuttler and world number 25 faces top seed Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia in the Singapore Open badminton semi-finals. Srikanth got the better of world number 14 Hun Yu of Hong Kong 17-21, 21-14, 21-19 in a marathon quarter-final. Srikkanth battled for an hour and three minutes, to set...
  • Srikanth enters semis, Sindhu crashes out of Singapore Open 11-04-2014 04:54 PM

    Singapore: India's Kidambi Srikanth registered a hard-fought win to enter the semi-finals of the men's singles event of the Singapore Super Series even as P V Sindhu and B Sai Praneeth crashed out in straight games, here on Friday. Srikanth got the better of world number 14 Hun Yu of...
  • Praneeth, Prannoy, Thulasi reach 2nd round of Singapore Open 09-04-2014 04:52 PM

    Singapore: Indian shuttlers B Sai Praneeth, H S Prannoy and P C Thulasi advanced to the second round of the USD 300,000 Singapore Super Series after registering contrasting victories on the opening day of the main draw on Wednesday. World number 45 Praneeth, who had come close to beating world...
  • India's Kynan Chenai wins gold in Singapore Shooting Championship 14-07-2013 09:25 PM

    Singapore: Kynan Chenai, a promising Indian shooter and a multiple gold medallist at junior nationals, clinched the trap gold medal in the Singapore Open Shooting Championship. 22-year-old Chenai, a gold medallist at the 2008 Commonwealth Youth Games, shot 10 in the final to pip local lad Zain Amat by three...
  • Saina Nehwal slides to number 4 in badminton rankings 21-06-2013 07:52 PM

    New Delhi: A prolonged lean patch has taken a toll on Saina Nehwal's ranking as the Indian shuttler has dropped two places to fourth in the latest women's singles chart. Saina on Friday lost the quarter-finals of the Singapore Open Super Series and had also failed to defend her title...
  • McIlroy emulates Donald with dual money list win 11-11-2012 11:11 PM

    Singapore: Rory McIlroy followed in the footsteps of Ryder Cup team-mate Luke Donald when he became the second player to win the money list titles in both Europe and the United States on Sunday. World number one McIlroy finished third at the Singapore Open to amass a lead of more...
  • Chowrasia best Indian at 17th in Singapore Open 11-11-2012 05:26 PM

    Singapore: SSP Chowrasia carded a disappointing one-under 70 in the final round but was the best-placed Indian at tied 17th in the Barclays Singapore Open golf tournament here on Sunday. Chowrasia (70-69-71-70), playing his final two rounds alongside Louis Oosthuizen, was the only Indian to improve his position in the...
  • Kapur 7th as five Indians make cut in Singapore Open 10-11-2012 03:36 PM

    Singapore: Shiv Kapur led a bunch of five Indians into the money rounds even as six others fell by the wayside at the Singapore Open, here. Kapur (68) was four-under 138 and five stroke behind the leader Danish Thomas Bjorn (67). The third round started a little later, but none...
  • Chowrasia improves on second day in Singapore Golf 09-11-2012 05:13 PM

    Singapore: Indian golfers SSP Chowrasia and Anirban Lahiri completed their opening round and improved their positions before rain left them stranded midway through the second round at the Barclay's Singapore Open on Friday. Weather played spoilsport once again as more than half the field was yet to begin their second...
  • Injured Jeev pulls out of Singapore Open 08-11-2012 06:55 PM

    Singapore: Former champion, Jeev Milkha Singh on Thursday pulled out of the Barclays Singapore Open after further injuring his finger during the Pro-Am. Jeev, the 2008 champion, who shot a six-over 77 in the first round at the Serapong Golf Course here today, said, "I actually felt a lot of...
  • Randhawa, Himmat impress in Singapore Open round one 08-11-2012 06:10 PM

    Singapore: Jyoti Randhawa and Himmat Rai were the best-placed Indians on the weather-hit opening day of the Barclays Singapore Open at the challenging Serapong Golf Course here. The duo shot two-under 69 each and were three behind the clubhouse leader, the 41-year-old Dane Thomas Bjorn, who has 13 wins but...
  • Jeev's one of the nicest guys in golf: Harrington 07-11-2012 05:10 PM

    Singapore: Three-time Major winner Padraig Harrington considers his loss to Jeev Milkha Singh four years ago in Barclays Singapore Open as one of the most bitter losses but he still can't stop praising the Indian, whom he describes as one of the 'nicest guys' in golf. Winner of the British...
  • Shamim, Rashid up against superstars in Singapore 06-11-2012 04:56 PM

    Singapore: Jeev Milkha Singh and Gaganjeet Bhullar may be the two most famous Indian golfers but back home Shamim Khan and Rashid Khan have been most dominating ones on the burgeoning Indian PGTI Tour, which has been producing stars in ever-growing numbers. The two dominating Khans of Indian golf will...
  • I thrive on being number one, says Rory McIlroy 29-10-2012 01:54 PM

    Rory McIlroy believes becoming golf's world number one has lifted his game to new heights and that he will be hard to beat at next month's Singapore Open. The 23-year-old Northern Irishman heads a quality field at the USD 6 million tournament from November 8-11 that also includes American Phil...
  • Daly, Clarke confirm participation in Singapore Open 24-10-2012 09:57 AM

    Singapore: Former British Open winners John Daly and Darren Clarke have signed up to compete in next month's $6 million Singapore Open, organisers said on Wednesday. American Daly, who won the Open at St Andrews in 1995, and Northern Ireland's Clarke, who picked up the Claret Jug at Royal St...
  • Himmat finishes tied 13th at Singapore Open 13-11-2011 06:29 PM

    Singapore: Himmat Rai played flawless golf in the third and final round of the truncated Barclays Singapore Open on Sunday to earn the biggest paycheck of his career. As rain stayed away in the early part of the day, Himmat shot five-under 66 to close at eight-under 276 and finish...
  • Chiragh makes steady progress at Singapore Open 11-11-2011 07:15 PM

    Singapore: Chiragh Kumar continued his fine run over the last five weeks, carding a bogey-free three-under 68 on a rain-delayed day to be the best placed Indian at tied 30th after the second round of the USD 6 million Barclays Singapore Open here on Friday. Chiragh dropped three birdies at...
  • Gangjee fifth, Jeev ninth in Singapore Open 10-11-2011 06:11 PM

    Singapore: Fresh from his American experience, Rahil Gangjee carded a flawless six-under 65 to position himself in tied fifth place, while Jeev Milkha Singh was tied ninth after the opening round of the USD 6 six million Barclays Singapore Open golf tournament. Gangjee rolled in six birdies against no bogeys...
  • Khade, Sejwal shine at Singapore Open swimming 06-07-2011 03:35 PM

    New Delhi: Indian swimmers Virdhawal Khade and Sandeep Sejwal created quite a splash at the seventh Singapore Open Championships, sharing four gold, a silver and three bronze medals among themselves. While Khade bagged two gold and three bronze medals, Sandeep brought home two gold and a silver. Khade was in...
  • Saina Nehwal knocked out of Singapore Open 16-06-2011 08:45 PM

    Singapore: Defending champion and fourth seed Saina Nehwal crashed out of the Singapore Open Super Series badminton after losing to Cheng Chieh Shao of Chinese Taipei 21-8, 10-21, 19-21 in the second round here on Thursday. The first two sets were a one-sided affair but the decider went down to...
  • Saina sails, Kashyap loses in Singapore Open 15-06-2011 10:25 PM

    New Delhi: Defending champion Saina Nehwal overcame a second game slump to register a three-game victory over Chinese Lu Lan and enter the second round of the Singapore Open Super Series on Wednesday. The world number four Indian took 56 minutes to see off Lan 21-18 13-21 21-16 in the...
  • Ashwini, Jwala bow out of Singapore Open 15-06-2011 06:59 PM

    New Delhi: Indian badminton stars Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa have crashed out of Singapore Open Superseries 2011 in the women's double event on Thursday. Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa went down fighting 21-17 21-14 to their South Korean counterpart Kyung Eun Jung and Ha Na Kim in a match...
  • Mixed results for Indian shuttlers in S'pore 15-06-2011 03:24 PM

    New Delhi: Saina Nehwal may be India's most renowned badminton player but she is not the only Indian in action at the Singapore Open Super Series tournament. Young shuttler Arundhati Pantawane qualified for the main draw of the women's singles event on Tuesday after two gruelling encounters. She will play...
  • Saina Nehwal returns to a hero's welcome 29-06-2010 09:15 AM

    She is the only Indian woman badminton player to break into the top 10 in world rankings. ...
  • Saina eyes second Super Series title 19-06-2010 03:35 PM

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