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2015 World Championships- Day 3 Round-up
2015 World Championships- Day 3 Round-up

Parupalli Kashyap suffered an early exit Day three for the Indian shuttlers started on a positive note as 11th seed H.S Prannoy and 3rd seed Kidambi Srikanth progressed to the third round,however there was a bit of  a disappointment later on as Parupalli Kashyap and the pair of N.Siki Reddy and Pradnya Gadre faltered in their respective men’s singles and women’s doubles matches. Pranaav Jerry Chopra and Akshay

Aug 12 2015
2015 World Championships- Parupalli Kashyap knocked out in second round
2015 World Championships- Parupalli Kashyap knocked out in second round

Parupalli Kashyap lost his second round match in three games India’s Parupalli Kashyap was knocked out of the Badminton World Championships, after losing 21-17 13-21 18-21 to Nguyen Tien Minh of Hong Kong in the second round on Wednesday. The opening game proved to be a keen contest, but it was Kashyap who took the early lead at the 10-10 mark, winning 4 points on the trot to go 14-10 up. He then maintained that lead throughout and ev

Aug 12 2015
2015 World Championships- Schedule for Indian players on Wednesday
2015 World Championships- Schedule for Indian players on Wednesday

Saina Nehwal will play her second round match on Wednesday Saina Nehwal will her first match of the 2015 World Championships on Wednesday. The 25-year-old, seeded 2nd in the competition, will face Cheung Ngan Li of Hong Kong in the second round after receiving a bye in the opening round. After winning his first round encounter against Erik Meijs on Monday, Paruaplli Kashyap will be back to the courts to play his second round match

Aug 11 2015
2015 World Championships: Day One round-up
2015 World Championships: Day One round-up

Parupalli Kashyap got his campaign off to a winning start India had pretty productive opening day of the Badminton World Championships as both the Men’s Singles players in contention- Parupalli Kashyap and Kidambi Srikanth registered straight games victories against Erik Meijs of Netherlands and Alex Yuwan Tjong if Brazil respectively. The Women’s doubles pairing of Pradnya Gadre and Sikki Reddy earned a hard-fought victory

Aug 10 2015
Parupalli Kashyap into the second round of the World Championships
Parupalli Kashyap into the second round of the World Championships

Parupalli Kashyap into the second round India’s Parupalli Kashyap progressed through to the second of the 2015 World Championships after beating Erik Meijs of Netherlands 21-17 21-10 in the opening round on Monday. The Indian began the match on a tentative note, trailing his opponent 8-4, and then trailed by a further 5 points at the interval, at the score of 11-6. Following the break, Kashyap looked to play more towards the net and

2015 World Championships: Schedule for Indian players on Monday
2015 World Championships: Schedule for Indian players on Monday

Parupalli Kashyap will begin his World Championships campaign on Monday One of the prestigious tournaments in the badminton calendar kicks off in Jakarta as the world assembles at the Indonesian capital for the 22nd edition of the Badminton World Championships, that begins on Monday. India will have a massive contingent of 18 players at the event and all eyes will certainly be on the country’s top-ranked player, Saina Nehwal, wh

Aug 9 2015
2015 World Championships: Saina and Kashyap spearhead Indian challenge
2015 World Championships: Saina and Kashyap spearhead Indian challenge

When the twenty-second edition of the Badminton World Championships begins on Monday, Indians will have more to cheer  than they have ever in the past.  This time around, India enters the annual event with around half a dozen of the eighteen member team being strong contenders in their respective sections.  For the historical perspective, India has won four bronze medals at the event, with all being bronze. Prakash Padukone w

Aug 5 2015
Parupalli Kashyap is fine with the draw he has got at the World Championships
Parupalli Kashyap is fine with the draw he has got at the World Championships

Parupalli Kashyap will be gunning to win his maiden World Championships medal Ahead of the Badminton World Championships, World No.10 and one of India’s big hopes Parupalli Kashyap has said that the draw for the elite event matters little to him and stressed that one needed to be on top-of-his-game against all opponents. “The draw is fine for me. But as I said earlier there is very little difference between the top-30 players of

Aug 3 2015
Parupalli Kashyap is playing his best badminton right now, according to Pullela Gopichand
Parupalli Kashyap is playing his best badminton right now, according to Pullela Gopichand

Parupalli kashyap has come in for praise from chief coach Pullela Gopichand Ahead of the Badminton World Championships, starting in Jakarta on August 10, chief coach and former All-England Open winner Pullela Gopichand has said that Indian shuttlers have a chance to win medals in the tournament and rankings matter very little and its all about who rises up to the occasion on that day, who will come out trumps. "We stand a good chance

Jul 27 2015
Sports Ministry approves Rs. 30 lakh for four shuttlers
Sports Ministry approves Rs. 30 lakh for four shuttlers

Parupalli Kashyap New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) The Sports Ministry on Tuesday sanctioned approximately Rs. 30 lakh as financial assistance, under the government's Target Olympic Podium (TOP) Scheme, for four top male shuttlers – Parupalli Kashyap, Kidambi Srikanth, H.S. Prannoy and R.M.V. Gurusaidutt. The four are undergoing training at the Pullela Gopichand Badminton Academy in Hyderabad, which required funding for the purchase of

Jun 30 2015
Interview with Parupalli Kashyap:
Interview with Parupalli Kashyap:"Want to beat top guys on surfaces where shuttle comes slowly"

“ I believe I am playing the best badminton of my career”- Parupalli Kashyap India’s ace shuttler Parupalli Kashyap has taken all the ‘excitement’ of beating world number one Chen Long at the recent Indonesian Open in his stride as he focuses on the forthcoming 2015 World Championships to be held in Jakarta in August. The 28-year-old shuttler became the first Indian singles player in 14 years to beat a rei

Jun 10 2015
The victory against Chen Long was one of my best: Parupalli Kashyap
The victory against Chen Long was one of my best: Parupalli Kashyap

Parupalli Kashyap expressed disappointment in not being able to go further at the Indonesia Open While he may have bowed out in the semifinals of the Indonesia Open last week, India’ s Parupaalli Kashyap pulled off a major win in the quarterfinals , when he defeated World No.1 Chen Long in 3 games. Speaking about the win, the 28-year-old rated it as one of his best and added that the previous time when he beat the Chinese he couldn

Jun 9 2015
Parupalli Kashyap bows out of the Indonesia Open; loses his semifinal in three games
Parupalli Kashyap bows out of the Indonesia Open; loses his semifinal in three games

Parupalli Kashyap lost semifinal in three games India’s Parupalli Kashyap bowed out of the 2015 Indonesia Open after falling to Kento Momota of Japan in three games 21-12 17-21 19-21 in 76 minutes in the semifinals on Saturday. The match began on a positive note for the Indian as he went 2-0 up early, but it became a neck-and-neck battle between both players at the 3-3 mark and it was Kashyap, who eventually, went ahead at 7-7 mark,

Jun 6 2015
Indonesia Open: Parupalli Kashyap stuns Chen Long to reach semifinals
Indonesia Open: Parupalli Kashyap stuns Chen Long to reach semifinals

Parupalli Kashyap Indian Badminton star and World No. 12 Parupalli Kashyap produced one of the finest performances of his career to stun the World No. 1 and reigning World Champion Chen Long of China 14-21, 21-17, 21-14 in the quarterfinals of BCA Indonedsia Open Superseries Premier tournament. This win is much more special for the 29-year old Hyderabadi shuttler because he was having a 1-7 win-loss record against the World No. 1

Jun 5 2015