SUPER SERIES FINALS

  • Badminton: Saina, Srikanth enter semis at World Super Series Finals 2 days ago

    Dubai: Badminton ace Saina Nehwal topped her group to march into the women's singles semifinals while Kidambi Srikanth reached the last four stage despite losing his last men's singles round robin match at the BWF World Super Series Finals here on Friday. World No.4 Saina clinched a pulsating three-game thriller against...
  • Consecutive wins for Saina, Srikanth in World Super Series Finals 3 days ago

    India's top badminton players Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth took a big step on way to reaching the semifinals at the World Super Series Finals by securing second consecutive wins in their respective group on Friday. Srikanth, who reached a career-high world number six in the rankings today, celebrated his rise...
  • Saina, Srikanth register wins in World Super Series final 4 days ago

    On a superb day for Indian shuttlers, Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal and World No.8 Kidambi Srikanth won their respective singles matches to open the World Super Series badminton final campaign on a positive note, in Dubai on Wednesday. Fifth-seeded Saina stunned reigning Asian Games champion Shixian Wang of China 21-17,...
  • Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth face stiff competitions in Superseries Finals 5 days ago

    Dubai: Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal and leading male shuttler Kidambi Srikanth will look to finish the year on a successful note as the $1,000,000 Badminton World Federation (BWF) Superseries Finals get underway on Wednesday at the Hamdan Sports Complex. While World No.4 Saina has been seeded fifth, the men's World...
  • Shuttler Saina Nehwal seeded fifth for World Super Series Finals November 27, 2014

    Kuala Lumpur: Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal and leading Indian male shuttler Kidambi Srikanth were seeded fifth and sixth, respectively on Thursday, for the $1,000,000 World Super Series Finals Dec 17-21. The tournament will be held in the Hamdan Sports Complex, Dubai. Srikanth, who won the China Open Super Series Premier, will...
  • Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth look set for World Super Series Finals November 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth look set to qualify for the prestigious year-ending World Super Series Finals to be held in Dubai December 17-21. The $1-million tournament sees the top-8 players in each of the sport's five categories compete for the titles. Points are calculated throughout the...
  • Saina, Olympic champion Xuerui in same group at Super Series Finals December 10, 2013

    Kuala Lumpur: Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal has been clubbed with Olympic champion Li Xuerui of China in the same group after the BWF Super Series Finals draws were announced at the Kuala Lumpur Badminton Stadium here Tuesday. Japan's Minatsu Mitani and Yeon Ju Bae of South Korea are the other...
  • Qualifying for Super Series final is my target: Kashyap September 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Almost on the way to complete recovery from an ankle injury, India's top shuttler Parupalli kashyap is eyeing a "consistent" performance in the next four tournaments to reach his target of qualifying for the BWF Super Series Final to be held in Malaysia in December. "I want to qualify...
  • Want to break into top 10 this year: PV Sindhu July 4, 2013

    New Delhi: On the eve of her 18th birthday, India's rising shuttler P V Sindhu wishes for three things this year at least a semifinal finish at next month's World Championship, a place in the top 10 ranking and qualifying for World Super Series Final in December. In a...
  • Saina Nehwal retains third spot in world rankings December 20, 2012

    Lucknow: India's ace shuttler Saina Nehwal retained third position in the Badminton World Federation (BWF) women's singles rankings released on Thursday. Saina missed out on a chance of equalling her best ever ranking of No.2 when she lost in the semifinals of the World Super Series Finals in China last week...
  • Li Xuerui, Chen Long win Super Series Finals titles December 16, 2012

    Shenzhen: Chinese medal winners at the London Olympics Li Xuerui and Chen Long won their respective badminton finals at the $500,000 BWF World Super Series Finals here Sunday. Top seed and Olympic champion Li, who beat Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal in the semifinals, won the women's singles title against compatriot third...
  • Saina goes down in semis of Super Series Finals December 15, 2012

    Shenzhen: India's World No.3 shuttler Saina Nehwal ran out of steam in the semifinal against top seed and reigning Olympic champion Li Xuerui of China in the women's singles semifinal of the $500,000 BWF World Super Series Finals here on Saturday. Saina, who started the game in superb fashion, lost to...
  • Saina Nehwal in semis of Super Series Finals December 14, 2012

    Shenzhen: Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal reached the semifinals of the $500,000 BWF World Super Series Finals after beating German Juliane Schenk in her women's singles Group B match here on Friday. After losing both her matches in the group of four, Saina qualified for the last four on the basis...
  • Saina again loses in Super Series Finals December 13, 2012

    Shenzhen: World No.3 shuttler Saina Nehwal of India lost her second consecutive women's singles Group B match in the BWF World Super Series Finals against Thai Ratchanok Intanon in straight games here on Thursday. This loss virtually puts the London Olympics bronze medallist out of contention for the semifinals. She also...
  • Saina to play in Super Series Finals despite knee trouble November 28, 2012

    New Delhi: She is not quite fully there as far recovering from her knee injury is concerned, but London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal on Wednesday asserted that she would compete in the prestigious World Super series Finals in China next month. "The Super Series in China is coming up. The...
  • Saina Nehwal stands by underfire Gopichand November 7, 2012

    Hyderabad: Olympic medallist Saina Nehwal stood by her coach Pullela Gopichand, who had been accused of "mental harassment" by doubles specialist Prajakta Sawant, stating that she is totally "unaware" about "how these things are coming out." "Look at me. I am standing here today as World No 3. I would...
  • Overall I am happy with my form: Saina December 20, 2011

    Indian badminton ace Saina Nehwal lost to Wang Yihan in the summit clash of the World Super Series Finals. ...
  • Saina beats Xin, tops Group B in Super Series December 16, 2011

    New Delhi: Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal notched up a stunning straightgame victory over world number three Xin Wang in the last Group B match of the BWF Super Series Finals at Liuzhou in China on Friday. World number four Saina, who has already qualified for the semifinals, beat Xin 2117...
  • Saina pulls out of Super Series finals December 23, 2010

    New Delhi: India's star badminton player Saina Nehwal, who is nursing an ankle injury, has withdrawn from the seasonending Super Series finals in Chinese Taipei beginning January 5. In its final qualifying list, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) confirmed that Saina has withdrawn from the event which will see participation from...